Environmental advocates express frustration over Biden regulation delays 

Environmental advocates, generally strong supporters of the Biden administration, are expressing frustration at what they describe as too-lengthy delays for important regulations.   Their frustration follows the administration’s recent release of its semiannual regulatory agenda, which pushed back timelines for a range of rules governing planet-warming emissions and other pollution coming fromContinue Reading

Plan for the Ban: New Year, New Canadian Plastics Regulation Update

Plan for the Ban: New Year, New Canadian Plastics Regulation Update January 18, 2023 Environmental Law Bulletin 10 minute read Overview In an effort to achieve zero plastic waste by 2030, the Canadian federal government, along with a number of provincial, territorial and municipal governments have introduced regulations and newContinue Reading

Powell, Lagarde Urge More Regulation for DeFi and Stablecoins

Christine Lagarde of the ECB, the Federal Reserve’s Jerome Powell, and BIS general manager Agustin Carstens attended an online panel hosted by the Bank of France on Tuesday to share their thoughts on the decentralized finance (DeFi) sector, agreeing that a broader regulation is warranted.  According to Bank for International SettlementsContinue Reading

High-Yield Investing In A Rising Rate Environment

Dana D’Auria is Group President, Envestnet Solutions, and Co-Chief Investment Officer at Envestnet, and is responsible for wealth and asset management solutions across Envestnet’s ecosystem, including its research, overlay, direct indexing, sustainable investing, and retirement services as well as partnerships with exchanges and other wealth solutions providers. Dana isContinue Reading

UBS: 2Q22 net profit of USD 2.1bn, 18.9% return on CET1 capital (Ad hoc announcement pursuant to Article 53 of the SIX Exchange Regulation Listing Rules)

ZURICH & BASEL, Switzerland–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Regulatory News: UBS: (NYSE:UBS) (SWX:UBSN): UBS’s 2Q22 results materials are available at ubs.com/investors The audio webcast of the earnings call starts at 09:00 CEST, 26 July 2022 A definition of each alternative performance measure, the method used to calculate it and the information content are presentedContinue Reading