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[To be printed on the headed paper of the lender][insert date]To:[insert name and address of borrower]Dear [insert full name of borrower]1We refer to...
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19th May
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European PIK loan facilitiesThis Practice Note provides information on European PIK loan facilities (PIK facilities). It discusses:•the key features...
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Produced in partnership with Susan Whitehead, Consultant at Hogan Lovells and Penny Angell, Partner at Hogan Lovells 19th May
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Introduction to fund finance—capital call facilitiesThis Practice Note discusses:•what is meant by capital call facilities, NAV, or asset backed...
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Produced in partnership with Leon Stephenson of Reed Smith 19th May
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Increased costsThis Practice Note considers the costs that a lender will incur when providing funding to a borrower and the steps that it will take...
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19th May
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Perfecting securityIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into...
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19th May
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Synthetic securitisationsWhat is a securitisation?Securitisation is a technique used to finance the ownership or sale of types of assets that would...
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19th May
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Bilateral, syndicated and club arrangementsOne of the features used to categorise loans is the number of lenders involved. A loan involving one lender...
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19th May
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Pre-export finance—key terms in the facility agreementPre-export finance (PXF) is an established structure used to provide finance to producers of...
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Produced in partnership with Dentons 19th May
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Derivatives—ISDA documentation frameworkThe International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Inc. (ISDA) is an association for participants in the...
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19th May
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The facility agentThis Practice Note covers the duties and role of the facility agent (defined in the Loan Market Association (LMA) documentation as...
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19th May
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This Deed of guarantee and indemnity is made on [insert day and month] 20[insert year]Parties1[Insert name of Guarantor], a company incorporated in...
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19th May
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Transferring a loan by equitable assignmentAssignment is a means by which a lender can transfer its interest in a loan to another lender.For an...
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19th May
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[TO BE PRINTED ON THE HEADED PAPER OF THE LENDER][insert name and address of borrower][insert date]Dear [insert full name of borrower]We offer to...
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19th May
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Loan Market Association (LMA)—news on documentation [Archived]This Practice Note is an archive of news from the Loan Market Association (LMA) on LMA...
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19th May
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Crystallisation of floating chargesThe key feature of a floating charge is that, until it crystallises, the chargor is entitled to deal with the...
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19th May
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[To be printed on the headed paper of the lender][insert date]To:[insert name and address of borrower]Dear [insert name of borrower],We are pleased to...
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19th May

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Reasonable and best endeavoursThis Practice Note considers the terms ‘best endeavours’, ‘all reasonable endeavours’ and ‘reasonable endeavours’ that...
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17th Sep
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Governing law, jurisdiction and arbitration clauses in finance documentsThis Practice Note discussed governing law and jurisdiction in the context of...
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15th Sep
Q&As
Can my force majeure clause protect me against the economic impact of coronavirus (COVID-19)?Is there a force majeure event?In English law, the...
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15th Sep
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How do I activate a force majeure provision?There is no judicially accepted definition of the term ‘force majeure’, so what the parties mean by it...
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Produced in partnership with Richard Nicholas of Browne Jacobson 15th Sep
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The role of boilerplateThis Practice Note discusses the role and importance of the boilerplate clauses in an agreement. It identifies the boilerplate...
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8th Sep
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Purpose clauses in facility agreements and Quistclose trustsThis Practice Note considers what a purpose clause in a facility agreement is. It also...
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7th Sep
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Banking & Finance: third party rights clauses for use in finance documentsThis Precedent includes standard form third party rights clauses for use in...
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10th Aug
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What are the implications of coronavirus (COVID-19) for MAC clauses in facility agreements?Why are material adverse change (MAC) clauses in the...
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31st Jul
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Market disruption clauses in (LIBOR-based) facility agreements [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.In...
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30th Jul
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Material adverse change clauses—key casesThis Practice Note sets out certain key cases and associated relevant content relating to material adverse...
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30th Jul
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MAC clauses for a bilateral facility agreement Where are MAC clauses used in facility agreements?There are three key places where the concept of...
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30th Jul
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Acquisition finance—mandatory and voluntary prepayment clausesMost facility agreements require the borrower(s) to prepay all or part of the facility...
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30th Jul
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1 Confidentiality clause—mutual—using in-clause definitions Authorised Persons has the meaning given to it in clause...
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26th Sep
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1 Costs and expenses—each party to bear its own—short form Each party shall pay its own costs and expenses incurred in...
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26th Sep
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1 Notices—long form 1.1 Any notice[ or other communication] given by a party under this agreement shall be: ...
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26th Sep
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1 Guarantee and indemnity 1.1 Guarantee and indemnity The Parent irrevocably and...
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26th Sep
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In connection with this [[...
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26th Sep
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It is noted that, by an assignment in writing collateral to a first preferred mortgage dated [insert date] (the Mortgage) [Name of...
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26th Sep
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1 Counterparts—agreement 1.1 This agreement may be signed in any number of separate counterparts, each of which when...
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26th Sep
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