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CMS European Real Estate Deal Point Study 2017
04/10/2017 The European investment market continued to perform well after the previous record-breaking years. In 2016, total investment volume was around EUR 230bn, less than 10% below the record amount of...
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Real Estate & Construction
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CMS Guide for Retailers
01/10/2017 Potenziale dort zu sehen, wo andere noch keine Pläne haben, ist definitiv eine Eigenschaft erfolgreicher Retailer. Gleichzeitig ist guter Instinkt aber auch nur die halbe Miete, wenn es für...
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Real Estate & Construction
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CMS European M&A Outlook 2017
September 2017 Welcome to the fifth edition of the CMS European M&A Outlook, published in association with Mergermarket.What a difference a year makes. When we conducted our 2016 survey, respondents were still in...
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Corporate / M&A
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CMS Guide to Private Placement of Funds
08/08/2017 When implementing the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (“AIFMD”), some EU States have tightened or severely restricted their private placement regimes, which is important when...
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Funds
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CMS Guide to Passporting
07/08/2017 The EU Commission promoted passporting rights as one of the key benefits for hedge, private equity, real estate and other alternative investment fund managers authorised under the Alternative...
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Funds
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Cash Pooling
14/07/2017 We are pleased to present an updated and extended version of CMS' Cash Pooling brochure.Cash pooling enables corporate groups to minimise expenditure incurred in connection with banking facilities...
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Corporate / M&A
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VAT refund
27/06/2017 The VAT refund scheme allows businesses to obtain refunds for value added tax they have been charged in another country by a business based in that country.If a business operates in a country with...
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Tax
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Shareholder Activism: A European Perspective
20/06/2017 In recent years, there has been significant growth in shareholder activism. These “activist shareholders” are fund managers (typically hedge funds) who usually acquire minority interests in...
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Corporate/M&A
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Guide to the EU public procurement rules
19/06/2017 This Guide provides an overview of the EU public procurement rules. These are the set of EU rules that require the advertising and competitive tendering of contracts for works, goods or services by...
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Public Procurement
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CMS Guide to Mandatory Offers and Squeeze-outs
24/04/2017 This Guide provides an overview of the current legal framework and practice governing public takeovers and squeeze-outs in a total of 26 jurisdictions (18 EU Member States, Albania,...
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Corporate / M&A
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