Monthly Archives: August 2019

Sweden – FI Fredell Substantial Shareholding Fine

On 12 August 2019, SWE FI fined Fredell for late notification of holdings. Fredell & Co Aktiebolag must pay a penalty fee of SEK 260,000 for having reported too late that the holding of shares in Invuo Technologies had fallen below a flagging limit. Invuo Technologies AB shares were trading on Nasdaq Stockholm until 8…
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India – SEBI Amended Takeover Rules

On 29 July, 2019, IND SEBI published the second amendment to the regulations. Added sub-regulation on increase in voting rights of any shareholder beyond threshold. Also added sub-regulation regarding "encumbrance" and on declarations of promoters. The rules shall come into force on the date of their publication in the official gazette  
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Hong Kong – HKIA Takeover Insurer Oversight

On 31 July 2019, HKIA published consultation conclusions for F&P, CPD Guidelines. Both F&P and CPD guidelines will take effect immediately upon commencement of the new statutory regulatory regime for insurance intermediaries on 23 September 2019. Except for new minimum CPD hours, which will come into operation on 1 August 2021. Background (September 2018) New…
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