News / The new Companies and Associations Code – what’s in it for funds? (Stibbe)

The new Companies and Associations Code – what’s in it for funds? (Stibbe)

A break-out session offering insights into the opportunities offered by the new Companies and Associations Code by highlighting some “hot topics” relevant for funds.

A(n) (r)evolution in Belgian corporate law has taken in place in 2019 by the entry into force of the new Companies and Associations Code.

While companies incorporated following 1 May 2019 are currently already subject to the Companies and Associations Code, existing companies should comply with the mandatory rules thereof as of 1 January 2020.

All Belgian funds should thoroughly assess the implications of the Companies and Associations Code for their current corporate governance structure, liquidity and dividend policy to be prepared for compliance in 2020.

On the basis of practical takeaways, this session aims to address some challenges and clarify how to make use of the opportunities ahead.

Speaker: Pascal Vanden Borre

Partner at Stibbe – Corporate and M&A

Pascal Vanden Borre specialises in corporate law, particularly in mergers and acquisitions, public offerings, takeover bids, joint ventures and corporate finance. His work includes assisting clients in the acquisition or sale of large and medium-sized Belgian companies, IPOs, secondary offerings and delistings, capital and debt restructuring transactions and the creation of (real estate) investment trusts and funds.

More news

Trending in the fund world

Trending in the fund world

Greener, growth markets and solid profits This year, with 16 webinars, FIF zoomed in on various trends, strategies and forecasts in the fund world. A selection out of the wide range. Theme 1: Sustainability Green Bonds The market for green bonds is worth over 600 billion today. In his presentation, Bram Bos, Lead Portfolio Manager…

Read more
The future of SRI in asset management – Roelfien Kuijpers

The future of SRI in asset management – Roelfien Kuijpers

30.09.2020 – 13.00 Roelfien Kuijpers is a Managing Director in DWS (formerly Deutsche Asset Management), one of the world’s leading asset managers. Based in London, she is Global ESG Client Officer, Head of the Global Client Group for Ireland, Scandinavia and the UK, and Interim CEO of the UK. She previously held a variety of…

Read more
Value VS Quality – Terry Smith

Value VS Quality – Terry Smith

30.09.2020 – 13.30 Terry Smith graduated in History from University College Cardiff in 1974. He worked for Barclays Bank from 1974-83 and became an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers in 1976. He obtained an MBA at The Management College, Henley in 1979. In 1984 He became a stockbroker with W Greenwell & Co…

Read more

Fund Insiders Forum uses cookies. Read our cookies policy.