Debt securities documentation

Debt securities documentation guidance:

What is a condition precedent? In many financing transactions, the document containing the commitment to provide finance is signed some time in advance of the date when...

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What is a covenant? Covenants, or undertakings as they are sometimes called, are promises to perform or not perform certain actions. A promise to do something is known as...

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BREXIT: As of 31 January 2020, the UK is no longer an EU Member State, but has entered an implementation period during which it continues to be treated by the EU as a...

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BREXIT: As of 31 January 2020, the UK is no longer an EU Member State, but has entered an implementation period during which it continues to be treated by the EU as a...

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The nature of an issuer's payment obligations—principal and interest Debt securities will include covenants by an issuer to pay interest on the principal amount...

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A 10b-5 letter (also referred to as a 'disclosure letter') is a letter delivered to the underwriters by issuer's and underwriters' counsel in connection with an offering...

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Rating agencies and their role Rating agencies provide a credit rating for the issuers of debt securities for public or private use. Issuers whether they be corporate,...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains information on subjects potentially impacted by the government and regulators' responses to the coronavirus (COVID-19)...

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BREXIT: As of 31 January 2020, the UK is no longer an EU Member State, but has entered an implementation period during which it continues to be treated by the EU as a...

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BREXIT: As of 31 January 2020, the UK is no longer an EU Member State, but has entered an implementation period during which it continues to be treated by the EU as a...

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A legal opinion is a formal opinion expressing a view on legal matters relevant to a transaction. As described further below, legal opinions will typically cover a number...

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BREXIT: As of 31 January 2020, the UK is no longer an EU Member State, but has entered an implementation period during which it continues to be treated by the EU as a...

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BREXIT: As of 31 January 2020, the UK is no longer an EU Member State, but has entered an implementation period during which it continues to be treated by the EU as a...

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Produced in partnership with Robert Aulsebrook at Akin Gump Parties 1 Issuer [•] 2 Guarantor [•] 3 Lead Manager [•] 4 Settlement Manager [•] 5 Principal Paying Agent [•]...

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The aim of this Practice Note is to provide information and practical guidance on English law subscription agreements to lawyers advising first time issuers of debt...

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BREXIT: As of 31 January 2020, the UK is no longer an EU Member State, but has entered an implementation period during which it continues to be treated by the EU as a...

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BREXIT: As of 31 January 2020, the UK is no longer an EU Member State, but has entered an implementation period during which it continues to be treated by the EU as a...

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What this Practice Note covers The aim of this Practice Note is to provide information and practical guidance on English law trust deeds to lawyers advising first time...

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