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Broad Assessment of Regulatory Updates in the U.K. and E.U., and Trends in Shari’a Compliant Funds in the Middle East, Private Equity Law Report

August 16, 2022

Partners William Yonge, Alishia Sullivan, and Kate Habershon were quoted by Private Equity Law Report in relation to UK and EU regulatory updates and trends in Shari’a-compliant funds in the Middle East. William said, “[T]he U.K. did not onshore the E.U. [Sustainable Finance Disclosures Regulation] into U.K. law as part of Brexit, and it is currently developing its own sustainability disclosure regime.”

“The [Abu Dhabi Global Market] has a funds regime framework that is based on and directly applies common law. Alternatively, the [Dubai International Financial Centre’s] regulatory framework is based on international standards and principles of common law tailored to the region,” Alishia added.

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