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#CMSLux­Ad­vent cal­en­dar 2022
We are very happy to present our #CMSLux­Ad­vent cal­en­dar which comes with 24 must-know leg­al in­sights of 2022 that will shape the leg­al land­scape in 2023.Keep an eye on the up­com­ing pub­lic­a­tions to dis­cov­er...
Mi­CAR: the European Crypto-As­sets Reg­u­la­tion
Dis­cov­er the European reg­u­la­tion on mar­kets in crypto-as­sets in this new series of short Mi­CAR-ded­ic­ated videos.Back­ground & ob­ject­ivesThe scopeN­FT­sThe cat­egor­ies of as­sets which fall with­in scope­Activ­it­ies...
We­bin­ar Re­cord­ing | Will Block­chain dis­rupt the full funds value chain...
Check out the we­bin­ar re­play to ex­plore to­geth­er with our CMS ex­perts and key del­eg­ates of the fund value chain such as Tokeny, BlocHome/Let­z­Token, Op­por­tun­ity, Caceis, Q  Se­cur­it­ies, Nor­dic­Ninja...
We­bin­ar Re­cord­ing | At­tract re­tail in­vestors in­to al­tern­at­ive strategies
More than 10 years after the entry in­to force of the AIFM Dir­ect­ive, it is now widely ac­cep­ted that the mar­ket has be­come ma­ture enough to at­tract re­tail in­vestors in­to al­tern­at­ive strategies such...
CMS Real Es­tate Glob­al Bro­chure
Glob­al­isa­tion, polit­ic­al tur­bu­lence, changes in urb­an liv­ing pat­terns, in­creased di­git­isa­tion, shift­ing con­sumer be­ha­viour and flex­ible work­ing are just some of the is­sues that are trans­form­ing the de­mands...
CMS Bank­ing & Fin­ance Glob­al Bro­chure
Fin­an­cial and bank­ing le­gis­la­tion does not stand still. So neither do we.At CMS we em­ploy over 500 bank­ing & fin­ance law­yers to an­ti­cip­ate, in­ter­pret and ad­vise on the loc­al, cross-bor­der and in­ter­na­tion­al...
Boom & Gloom? CMS European M&A Out­look 2023
We are pleased to share with you the 2023 edi­tion of the European M&A Out­look pub­lished by CMS in as­so­ci­ation with Mer­ger­mar­ket.
CMS Tax Glob­al Bro­chure
Over the past two years, en­ter­prises, gov­ern­ments and cit­izens have grappled with un­par­alleled tech­no­lo­gic­al evol­u­tion and new busi­ness mod­els, as well as sig­ni­fic­ant tax re­forms, reg­u­lat­ory changes...
CMS Private Equity Glob­al Bro­chure
Private equity in­vestors face daily pres­sures of ori­gin­a­tion, valu­ations, ex­e­cu­tion, per­form­ance, exit strategies, fund rais­ing and reg­u­la­tion. At CMS, our private equity strategy is de­signed around our...
We­bin­ar re­cord­ing | Re­view of AIFMD and EL­TI­FR
You can re­watch the full re­cor­ded ses­sion here at your own pace. Dur­ing this 45min we­bin­ar, or­gan­ised by CMS our law­yers provide a de­tailed over­view on the key pro­vi­sions of the Pro­pos­al.Our In­vest­ment...
CMS Funds Glob­al Bro­chure
The world in which the in­ter­na­tion­al funds in­dustry op­er­ates is chan­ging at un­pre­ced­en­ted speed. The eco­nom­ic con­sequences of Cov­id-19 present a massive chal­lenge to some funds and an op­por­tun­ity to oth­ers...
Tech­no­logy Trans­form­a­tion: Man­aging Risks in a Chan­ging Land­scape
Chan­ging tech, chan­ging risks