restructuring & insolvency in the UAE

Insolvency & Restructuring in the UAE: Practical Considerations for Corporates

Insolvency & Restructuring in the UAE in association with The Oath.  The UAE has had a run of unprecedented economic expansion over the last few decades and has been roiled by waves of economic uncertainty. This has been further intensified by the worldwide financial crisis of the millennium’s first decade and the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.…

UAE anti money laundering Regulations

AML Regulations and the Impact on the Insurance Industry

In association with Premium Insurance Magazine, BSA will be hosting a webinar discussing ‘Anti-money laundering (AML) regulations and the impact on the insurance industry’. This comes as the UAE Central Bank has issued new guidelines as part of a joint effort between the Supervisory Authorities of the UAE, regarding factors that must be taken into consideration by…

GCC Restructuring & Insolvency Report

The worldwide economic distress caused by the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic has certainly not spared the GCC region. The pandemic has exacerbated the region’s pre-existing economic challenges, many of which date from the prior distresses that occurred ten years ago and were never fully remediated. This has led to a knock-on effect whereby many corporate interests…

Central Bank Stimulus Package

What is the recently announced Targeted Economic Support Scheme? The Central Bank of the UAE (CBUAE) has launched a AED100 billion ($27.2 billion) stimulus scheme to contain the economic repercussions of the coronavirus outbreak and a subsequent drop in economic activity in the UAE. This scheme called the “Targeted Economic Support Scheme” is made up…

Arsalan Tariq has been named Partner at BSA Al Rashdi & Al Barwani Advocates and Legal Consultants

Arsalan Tariq has been named Partner at BSA Al Rashdi & Al Barwani Advocates and Legal Consultants in Oman. Practicing since 2009, Arsalan specializes in Islamic and conventional finance, bilateral and syndicated project finance, acquisition finance, Islamic product development, cross-border financing and financial restructuring. Arsalan will continue working from BSA’s DIFC office in Dubai, attending…