New Romanian Covered Bonds Law

After almost a decade of discussions between banks and authorities and in line with the commitment of the Romanian Government towards the IMF and the European Commission, on 3 March 2016, Law 304/2015 regarding the issue of mortgage bonds ("Covered Bonds Law")…

Ramona Volciuc-Ionescu wins Client Choice Award

Ramona Volciuc-Ionescu, Partner at Volciuc-Ionescu SCA is the exclusive winner in the International Law Office (ILO) Client Choice Awards 2016 "Energy and Natural Resources – Romania" category. The awards ceremony took place in London on 10 February…

First Economic Sanctions for REMIT Breaches in Europe

Pursuant to the Regulation 1227/2011 on wholesale energy market integrity and transparency (REMIT), the Agency for the Cooperation of Energy Regulators (ACER) has the obligation to monitor trading activity in wholesale energy products to detect and prevent trading based on inside information and…