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Author: Ingrid Ulst

DOI: 10.1163/157303509X406296 © Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, 2009 Review of Central and East European Law 34 (2009) 173-191 Connecting Prepaid Cards and Retail Loans: Innovative Practical Solution or Confusing Legal Combination? Implications of the EU Financial Services Law from an Estonian

In: Review of Central and East European Law

1 Introduction With a total asset worth USD 2.19 trillion by the end of 2018, 1 the Islamic financial services industry, 2 has maintained a steady growth as part of the global financial system. A sustained growth requires robust legal, regulatory and financial architectures that will be

In: Arab Law Quarterly
Author: Ayesha MALIK

any financial crises. Problems and difficulties in one market can have a domino effect through different markets, thereby destabilizing many financial systems.2 Today, financial services have acquired political and policy complexities which run rampant in the domestic arena and need to be controlled

In: The Journal of World Investment & Trade
Author: Bill Maurer

Argues that the connection between political fragmentation and offshore financial services illustrate an increasingly common vision of the political and economic future among leaders of the British Caribbean who seek to carve out a place for their countries and territories in the new global economy. Their success is based on standing outside regional federations and providing services to parties wishing to conduct business between or around economic blocs.

In: New West Indian Guide / Nieuwe West-Indische Gids

Kiki Mangova-Panavic: Value Added Tax and Financial Services (Právnik, July-August 1998, Macedonia) Lilljana Cekovska: The Limited Liability Company in the Republic of Macedonia (Právnik, September 1998, Macedonia)

In: East Central Europe

T h i s p a p e r e x a m i n e s the p o l i c y bases o f introducing integrated financial services s u p e r v i s i o n ' in the Nordic countries, the U n i t e d K i n g d o m a n d Poland. The p a p e r also addresses the structure o f integrated financial services supervision in these

In: Tilburg Law Review © Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, 2007 DOI: 10.1163/092895607X209148 Human Rights in Financial Services: the Boundaries between Discipline and Crime Audrey Guinchard* University of Essex, UK This analysis intends to determine the scope of the human rights protection an

In: European Journal of Crime, Criminal Law and Criminal Justice
In: WTO - Trade in Services
In: WTO - Trade in Services
With the establishment of the WTO, trade in services became part of the world trade order. Volume 6 is dedicated to these rather recent developments. It covers the core agreement, the General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS) with annexes, as well as the additional instruments , which have been adopted later on to govern the liberalization in specific sectors. Those are the Understanding on Commitments in Financial Services, the Second Protocol on Financial Services, the Third Protocol on the Movement of Natural Persons, the Fourth Protocol on Basic Telecommunications and the Fifth Protocol, which contains further rules for financial services. This volume will be a valuable reference tool for the WTO community as a whole, as well as for professionals and researchers, who deal with one of the sectors concerned, e.g. financial services and telecommunications. Furthermore, it is highly relevant in view of those sectors, which are the subject of ongoing liberalization efforts or earmarked for future negotiations, namely accounting, legal services, transport, tourism, environmental services, legal and educational services.