19 June 2017
On 5 June 2017, the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Bahrain severed diplomatic ties with Qatar over allegations it is sponsoring terrorism. The ban has many implications, but what are the immediate effects on shipping?
9 May 2017
This alert discusses new licensing arrangements, whereby unregulated DIFC companies and firms may now obtain licenses to operate in mainland Dubai.
23 February 2017
WFW Dubai Finance Partner Neale Downes takes a look at the latest Sukuk structures being used and the strength of its current and future market for Emirates Law Business & Finance.
27 July 2016
Article in Islamic Finance News on the role of export credit agencies in Islamic Finance, with comments from Neale Downes
5 July 2016
Article by WFW partner Neale Downes, originally featured in Islamic Finance News on 29 June 2016.
12 May 2016
A report on the 'financing rotary assets' panel session at the Corporate Jet & Helicopter Investor Dubai event, originally written by Michael Savva for Arabian Aerospace magazine.