Legal alerts

Ukraine simplifies privatisation rules

The Law seeks to simplify and increase the attractiveness of the privatisation process. It radically changes the privatisation procedure and introduces additional safeguards to protect rights of the participating buyers.

7 March 2018

Ukraine simplifies regulation of UAH/FX synthetic loans

The simplified regulation aims to support the local currency lending and to contribute to further development of the SME support mechanisms in Ukraine.

23 February 2018

Corporate (shareholders’) agreements are permitted

The Law allows participants and shareholders of Ukrainian companies to enter into shareholders’ agreements and regulate the most important corporate relations according to their commercial arrangements.

21 February 2018

Ukrainian energy regulator further improves bankability of PPA

On 9 January 2018, the National Energy and Utilities Regulation Commission further improved the standard power purchase agreement between the producer of electricity from alternative energy sources and the State Enterprise “Energorynok”.

19 January 2018

Ukraine Advanced in Distinguishing between Genuine Public Companies and Quasi-Public Companies

On 6 January 2018, Law of Ukraine No. 2210-VIII “On Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts of Ukraine on Facilitation of Conducting Business and Attracting Investments by Securities Issuers” became effective (certain provisions of the Law will come into effect later).

12 January 2018