Structured finance©2018 IFLR 201160Structured financePriips: third-country manufacturers find loopholeToday's news from Practice Insight: firms find a creative Priips solution and banks and researchers set out their views on the FCA's incoming IPO reform, 24 May 2018 11:15:00 GMTSTS: securitisations made simpleThe EU’s new framework to encourage high quality securitisations contains a revised set of rules together with criteria for simple, transparent and standardised securitisations, 23 May 2018 11:00:00 GMTPriips, Mifid, Emir squeeze medium-complexity derivativesThis week from Practice Insight: cumulative impact of regulation, best execution update, covered bonds and money market fund reform news, 17 May 2018 15:00:00 GMTIFLR Americas Awards 2018: Davis Polk wins firm of the yearAnd all the night's winning teams, deals and individuals, 17 May 2018 09:00:00 GMTPriips & Mifid II: retail platforms still pulling productsToday's news from Practice Insight: investor protection rules still reducing choice, banks refuse to adopt Sonia and covered bond rules, 10 May 2018 11:15:00 GMTUS crypto regulation could be restricting blockchain developmentA regulatory decision on whether Ethereum is a security could well have a damaging impact, 09 May 2018 14:00:00 GMTPRIMER: STS securitisationsWith seven months to go, STS transactions are anything but simple, transparent and standardised, 09 May 2018 09:15:00 GMTCFTC voices concern for EU/UK FTA after BrexitThe chief of staff of the swaps regulator suggested that any agreement that included financial services could be a concern for the US, 01 May 2018 09:45:00 GMTIFLR's EU Capital Markets Forum 2018: key takeawaysAll the highlights from the April 18 London event, 19 Apr 2018 12:30:00 GMTPriips: industry begs Commission to clarify scopeThis week's news from Practice Insight: inside the letter sent to the EC on Priips scope, banks warn others against becoming too relaxed on CCP relocation, and Mifid firms' LEI drive runs out of steam, 13 Apr 2018 09:30:00 GMTMifid II's on-venue shift is not all it seemsPractice Insight looks behind the Mifid data so far and reveals banks' concerns on CRD IV and Brexit. Open access for a limited time only, 05 Apr 2018 12:30:00 GMTBrexit financial contract restructuring could take up to a yearFirms in the sector are expected to face yet another hurdle when repapering contracts, 23 Mar 2018 12:00:00 GMTMifid II: industry calls on Esma to improve FIRDS data qualityPractice Insight news features Mifid II data problems, Brexit's impact on existing and legacy derivatives contracts, and CCP relocation woes, 22 Mar 2018 16:15:00 GMTUS CLOs not subject to risk retention burdenThe decision is yet to be finalised but could signal a loosening of Dodd-Frank's securitisation rules, 15 Mar 2018 10:00:00 GMTIFLR Asia Awards 2018: winners revealedDeals spanning the entire Asia-Pacific region were celebrated for their innovation on March 1, 02 Mar 2018 09:15:00 GMTMifid II prompts shift from traditional funds to ETFsThe latter’s lower costs make them an attractive alternative to their more actively managed counterparts, 28 Feb 2018 11:00:00 GMTSFC brings best execution in line with Mifid IIHong Kong's securities regulator is reminding licensed corporations to improve standards against the backdrop of the landmark EU legislation, 26 Feb 2018 12:45:00 GMT