News results for Legal

M and A
8 June 2022

Italian Advisor, Law Firm Create Joint Venture

Belluzzo International Partners, an Italian multinational advisory group, has joined forces with...

Financial Results
20 April 2022

Credit Suisse Predicts Q1 Loss, Legal Provisions Grow

The increase in legal provisions stem from a ruling by a Bermuda court over damages awarded to a...

Financial Results
5 April 2022

Credit Suisse Details Greensill, "Swiss Leaks" Sagas

As Switzerland's second-largest bank prepares for its 29 April AGM, it has issued a document...

29 March 2022

Schellenberg Wittmer's Legal Skills Continue To Shine


2 March 2022

Archegos Pushes For Legal Settlement As Probes Continue – Report

Morgan Stanley, Nomura, UBS, Credit Suisse, MUFG and Mizuho were involved in the saga. The banks,...

M and A
18 February 2022

REYL Intesa Sanpaolo Completes Legal Integration Of Swiss Business

The transaction announced by the Italian lender in May last year has completed following regulatory...

Financial Results
1 February 2022

Full-Year Profit Rises At UBS; French Case Dents Wealth Results

UBS results for the whole of 2021 showed profits and higher assets under management for the wealth...

21 December 2021

UBS To Appeal French Court's Decision

The legal wrangle between the Swiss bank and French legal system continues. ...

15 December 2021

FCA Acts To Tackle Application Bottlenecks

The UK's financial services watchdog has defended using external legal and recruitment resources to...

People Moves
15 November 2021

Who's Moving Where In Wealth Management? - Titanbay, CryptoUK

The latest senior moves in wealth and asset management and legal affairs from across Europe and the...

Comment & Analysis results for Legal

7 October 2021

Art's Courtship With Non-Fungible Tokens: The Legal Territory

Art is subjective, designed to test boundaries and spark conversations, and NFTs have undeniably...

22 May 2020

Estate Planning: Why Are Digital Assets So Tricky To Deal With?

A timely question - with or without a global pandemic - is what becomes of your digital assets?...

8 October 2019

Wealth Management Talent Tussles - Getting Legal Balance Right

The Credit Suisse spying case demonstrates that when banks try to enforce no-compete terms on...

25 September 2019

EDITORIAL COMMENT: UK's Wealth Centre Status Vulnerable To Brexit Turmoil

Sometimes distance can lend perspective. This publication reflects on the Brexit drama, the legal...

28 June 2019

UHNWs Brace For More Media Access To UK Family Courts, Legal Comment

Journalists are largely shut out of reporting cases in the UK Family Court. But a review of media...

25 April 2019

We Still Need To Talk About Brexit - Legal Analysis

A lawyer talks about the impact of Brexit on cross-border wealth planning, trusts and other issues...

5 February 2018

GUEST ARTICLE: Charting The Legal Maze Of Crypto-Currencies

Crypto-currencies are causing a major stir in financial markets but much of the legal issues around...

14 September 2017

Power Of Attorney Still Fit For Purpose Amid The Big Intergenerational Wealth Shift - Lawyers

The instrument of lasting power of attorney has come in for attack in recent weeks but lawyers say...

6 September 2017

GUEST ARTICLE: A Walk Around Controversy Over Lasting Powers Of Attorney

Comments from a judge around what he sees as abuse of Lasting Power Of Attorney have prompted...

12 April 2017

GUEST ARTICLE: Notification Orders - A Less Nuclear Option In Legal Cases?

In cases of contested assets, it is unpleasant to be on the end of a freezing order application,...