The tidal wave of loan maturities expected in 2024 will put pressure on lenders and borrowers, which will spill over to the transactional sphere, putting pressure on buyers and sellers

Continue Reading INTERVIEW: Innovative concepts are a gamechanger in commercial transaction negotiations

In November 2023, after several years of negotiation, the Council of the European Union published the detailed compromise text for the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) II.

While the

Continue Reading AIFMD II: New Regulation of Debt Funds and Other Key Changes

“Green bonds”[1] have seen a steady increase in recent years, with over $500 billion in green bonds issued in 2022. However, there is some debate over whether all of

Continue Reading EU Green Bonds: One Step Closer to a New Standard for Sustainable Bonds

The Dutch legislator is considering changing the Dutch RETT (real estate transfer tax) scheme regarding acquisitions of Dutch real estate via share deals. If this change is indeed implemented, then

Continue Reading Proposed revision of Dutch RETT scheme share deal for real estate acquisitions

FIDIC contracts are widely used in the international Real Estate Projects industry. Much like their national Dutch counterpart, the UAV/UAV-GC contracts, FIDIC contracts consist of General Conditions and Special Conditions

Continue Reading FIDIC Golden Principles Under Dutch Law in 2023

As of 1 January 2023, a set of tax changes will be implemented that may affect one’s Dutch tax position. In addition, changes starting in 2024 have also been announced.

Continue Reading RE-STRUC: Tax Changes as of 2023