US issues amendments to Executive Order on Communist Chinese military companies

President Trump has issued an Executive Order amending Executive Order 13959, which prohibits certain purchases involving publicly traded securities, any securities that are derivative of, or are designed to provide investment exposure to such securities of any Communist Chinese military company. The prohibitions in the E.O. came into force on 12 January 2021. However, the amended Executive Order says that …

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About Michael O'Kane

Michael O'Kane

Michael was called to the Bar in 1992 and prior to joining Peters & Peters was a senior specialist prosecutor at the Crown Prosecution Service Headquarters (CPS). He was a key member of a small specialist unit responsible for the prosecution of serious and high-profile fraud, terrorist,...

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