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  1. Legal news
    24 February 2020
    Danish implementation of EBA guidelines on outsourcing
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/denmark/danish-implementation-of-eba-guidelines-on-outsourcing

    On 20 February 2020, the Danish Financial Supervisory Authorities (Danish FSA) published consultations on two new executive orders on outsourcing in the financial sector setting out the requirements to financial ...

  2. Legal news
    03 April 2020
    COVID-19: Germany's Federal Government announces Start-Up aid-programmes
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/germany/covid-19-germanys-federal-government-announces-start-up-aid-programmes

    On 1 April 2020, the Federal Ministry of Finance alongside the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy have announced a tailored start-up aid programme worth EUR 2 billion, to combat COVID-19 related recession.

  3. Legal news
    09 December 2019
    Danish Competition and Consumer Authority publishes first decision and injunction on discriminatory access to accounts maintained by a credit institution
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2019/denmark/danish-competition-and-consumer-authority-publishes-first-decision-and-injunction

    On 4 December 2019, the Danish Competition and Consumer Authority (DCCA) published their first decision and injunction on discriminatory access to accounts maintained by a credit institution under Article 63(1) of the ...

  4. Legal news
    31 March 2020
    KFW emergency liquidity assistance to combat COVID-19
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/germany/kfw-emergency-liquidity-assistance-to-combat-covid-19

    To combat COVID-19 and its economic impact, German state-owned development bank Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau (KfW) has introduced the unlimited “KfW special programme 2020.” We have summarised the programme with ...

  5. Legal news
    03 April 2020
    COVID-19: Germany establishes Economic Stabilisation Funds
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/germany/covid-19-germany-establishes-economic-stabilisation-funds

    To combat the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), the German Federal Government is taking a wide array of measures. Revisiting a proven instrument to combat economic upheaval, the government has established a EUR 600 billion ...

  6. Legal news
    25 March 2020
    COVID-19: International Restructuring & Insolvency update
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/global/covid-19-international-r-and-i-briefing

    As the Novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic continues to spread across the globe, people and businesses are facing unprecedented challenges, both immediate and strategic. Governments in various jurisdictions have ...

  7. Legal news
    12 December 2019
    BaFin's market research survey on 'Derivatives with crypto assets' closes on Friday
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2019/germany/bafins-market-research-survey-on-derivatives-with-crypto-assets-closes-on-friday

    As the market volume of crypto currencies has constantly increased over the past years, the German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) has committed to conducting a market research survey on derivatives with ...

  8. Legal news
    23 October 2019
    Dutch competition authority announces investigation into big techs entering Dutch payment market
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2019/global/dutch-competition-authority-announces-investigation-into-big-techs-entering-dutch-payment-market

    On 22 October 2019, the Dutch competition authority (Authority for Consumers & Markets (ACM)) launched a market study into the activities of the major tech firms (Big Techs) such as Apple, Amazon, Google and Facebook on ...

  9. Legal news
    16 June 2016
    Blockchain 2.0, smart contracts and challenges
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2016/uk/blockchain-2-0--smart-contracts-and-challenges

    Blockchain is a database of all transactions across a peer-to-peer network. This is seen as the main technical innovation of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, with the potential to disrupt numerous business processes.

  10. Legal news
    13 February 2020
    Apple Pay under Competition Law scrutiny
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/global/apple-pay-under-competition-law-scrutiny

    DG COMP is investigating Apple Pay. In this article, we discuss some of the issues that, we believe, must be discussed at part of that investigation.