On 18 September 2020 the UK Government has announced on its website that the first stage of designing the new regime of Companies House functioning
Right to protect personal information publishable on opened register of companies in the United Kingdom
On 16 September 2020 Companies House has published a reference material dedicated to the right of owners or managers of businesses to protect their personal
British Overseas Territories committed to establish publicly available registers of beneficial owners
On 15 July 2020 the UK Minister for the Overseas Territories and Sustainable Development Elisabeth Sugg have submitted a written statement to the UK Parliament
On 23 June, 2020 the Parliament of the Netherlands has adopted a Law №35179 by which the centralized beneficial ownership register is established as required
On 5 March 2020 President and National Assembly of Seychelles have officially enacted Beneficial Ownership Act 2020 (the Act) which establishes centralized beneficial ownership registers
In the light of worldwide business transparency strengthening trend some states and territories have applied or are currently applying registers of beneficial owners of companies.