Over the last few months, the broader political and economic environment in EMEA has continued to be demanding.
With the start of the new year, the Solvency II regime has finally gone live. 1 January 2016 was also an important date from a tax perspective. The so-called Common Reporting Standard (CRS) became a reality. Given its importance for the whole industry, this edition contains a feature article dedicated to CRS. The regulatory agenda remains very active and we hope this publication is a helpful tool for navigating and staying abreast of the ongoing regulatory developments and changes.