Allen & Overy: Komerční banka achieves negative yield on its debut entry to the international debt capital markets

Allen & Overy announced today that it has advised Komerční banka on the establishment of its first EUR5 billion international mortgage covered bond programme and the inaugural issuance and placement of EUR500 million mortgage covered bonds (MCBs) on the international capital markets. Komerční banka (KB) achieved negative yield as the first-ever Czech non-sovereign issuer of … Continued

3 Ways That Astra Will Help You Reach Your Financial Goals

We are an independent financial consultancy company with an international presence in Europe and Asia. Our team strive to maintain the highest possible standards to deliver industry-leading products from our global partners that best suits our clients. Astra is remunerated directly by the product providers in the form of fees and/or commissions. We do not receive … Continued

Disinformation As a Lucrative Business for Various Media Platforms

In a previous study PSSI researchers outlined how disinformation works as a lucrative business for various media platforms. One of their most significant sources of revenue is online advertisement. Fortunately, PR agencies and private companies are increasingly aware of this problem. In their most recent study, PSSI researchers map the attitudes of relevant stakeholders towards … Continued

OPERO: Mentoring Programme for Entrepreneurs

Do you run a small or medium-sized enterprises and solve how to kick-start your business? BCC member OPERO in cooperation with the Prague Innovation Institute and a number of other partners, is launching a free mentoring programme. The task of the programme is to support the restart of business after a difficult period of 2020. … Continued

Get Involved: BCC Green Growth and Sustainability Conference

The British Chamber of Commerce is aware that sustainability and green growth principles are essential parts for furthering business development in most areas of the economy. Therefore, we have decided to organise a conference in cooperation with the British Embassy in Prague, which will be focused on these topics. We want to make a conference which is aimed … Continued

Operitiv 37 – Guests: Martina Viktorie Kopecká and Adéla Elbel

BCC member Opero invites you to join a special Christmas episode of the talk show Operitiv with personalities from the world of business, culture and science. This time will be under the baton of Veronika Sedláčková and Ondřej Cihlář. When: 15 December 2020  19:00 – 21:00 In the December episode, we will invite these interesting … Continued

World’s Leading HIV Experts Meet Again in the Czech Republic

December 1 has been designated the World AIDS Day. GSK/ViiV Healthcare, in collaboration with Prof. José Gatell of Barcelona and Prof. Jürgen Rockstroh of Bonn, organized a symposium for the Czech and international professional public dedicated to the latest trends in HIV treatment. Due to the ongoing pandemic, the meeting took place online this November and … Continued

JŠK transaction team strengthened by Martin Vlk

JŠK’s Corporate Law | M&A team will be strengthened from 1 December 2020 by experienced lawyer Martin Vlk, an expert in transactions with dual qualification for Czech and English law. Martin Vlk is a versatile lawyer with outstanding expertise not only in the field of transactions – even the really big ones – but also … Continued

PwC Webinar: Tax & Legal News | 11 December 2020 and 15 January 2021

PwC invites you to a webinar: Tax & Legal News Date: 11 December 2020, 09.00 a.m. – 12.00 p.m. and 15 January 2021, 09.00 a.m. – 12.00 p.m. REGISTER Attendance is free of charge for the clients of PwC Czech Republic* Price for other interested parties is CZK 3,500 (excl. VAT) The webinar will be held by … Continued