Changes in foreign investment screening rules in Spain

On 17 March, the Spanish government introduced a new provision in legislation on the movement of capital and transactions with foreign investors. As a result of Royal Decree-Law 8/2020 containing emergency measures to tackle the economic and social impact of Covid-19 (“RD-law 8/2020”), more foreign investments became subject to prior authorisation.

For your copy of the report, click here for English and here for Spanish.