Amendments to the Mechanism of Foreign Investment Control in Spain

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    On 19 November 2020, the Spanish government modified the mechanism of foreign investment control in Spain.

    The fourth final provision of Royal Decree-Law 8/2020 of 17 March introduced an amendment to Law 19/2003 of 4 July, establishing a better national mechanism for the control of foreign direct investment in the secondary capital market in relation to the situation caused by the COVID-19 health crisis.