MAS

February 2, 2017

CNP’s partner, Mr Bill Jamieson featured in article on “MAS to consult industry on new regulation governing financial benchmark setting”

MAS to consult industry on new regulation governing financial benchmark setting The Monetary Authority of Singapore is expected to consult the industry in due course on […]
February 6, 2017

CNP’s partner, Mr Subramanian Pillai featured in article on “MAS seeks further boost to enforcement power with amendments to Securities and Futures Act”

MAS seeks further boost to enforcement power with amendments to Securities and Futures Act A gradual increase in the Monetary Authority of Singapore’s (MAS) enforcement powers […]
March 1, 2017

Proposed Amendments to the Regulatory Regime for Venture Capital Managers

Introduction As part of the government’s drive to attract more Venture Capital Managers (“VC Manager(s)“) and venture capital funding into Singapore and to stimulate the growth […]
April 13, 2017

Advised Singapore entrepenuer group on online debt-based crowd funding platform under MAS CMS licence

Advised Singapore entrepenuer group on establishment of online debt-based crowd funding platform, under MAS CMS licence.
May 1, 2017

Variable Capital Company

Introduction The Singapore Variable Capital Company (“SVACC”) will be an alternative form of corporate vehicle for use as a collective investment scheme (“CIS”). This will be […]
November 1, 2017

MAS introduces simplified licensing regime for venture capital fund managers

On 20 Oct 2017, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (“MAS“) announced that the Venture Capital Fund Manager (“VCFM“) regime has come into effect. The VCFM regime […]
November 1, 2017

Summary of MAS Guideline on Digital Token Offerings

On 14 November 2017, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (“MAS“) issued A Guide to Digital Token Offerings (“Guide“), click here to access a copy of this. […]
December 1, 2017

How Initial Coin Offerings (“ICOs”) are regarded or regulated in various countries

In previous articles in this on-going series of articles, we discussed crypto currencies; block chain, smart contracts and ICOs, including how the Monetary Authority in Singapore […]
January 3, 2018

Changes to the Accredited Investor Class and the Introduction of an Opt-in Regime

Introduction The Securities and Futures (Amendment) Act 2017 (“the Amendment Act”) was passed on 9 January 2017. While it is not yet in force, it introduces, […]
January 3, 2018

Amendments to the Regulatory Regime for Venture Capital Managers

Introduction As part of the government’s drive to attract more Venture Capital Managers (“VC Manager(s)”) and venture capital funding into Singapore and to stimulate the growth […]