Islamic finance

View Banking & Finance by content type:

Latest Banking & Finance News

Featured Banking & Finance content

Practice notes
In summary, a market disruption clause sets out how interest is calculated for a loan if a lender’s cost of funding the loan is in excess of London...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
Summary of advantages and disadvantages of the floating chargeThis Practice Note discusses the advantages and disadvantages of taking a floating as...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
Given the cross-border nature of many banking transactions, it is common for the principal legal advisors for lenders and borrowers to need to...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
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...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Charles Farnsworth of Baker McKenzie and Adam Farlow of Baker McKenzie 12th Jan
Practice notes
What are they?A bridge to bond facility is a type of acquisition financing where the buyer requires the certainty of a fully committed financing...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Cleary Gottlieb and Ian Chin of Morrison & Foerster 12th Jan
Practice notes
Novation is a means by which a lender can transfer its interest in a loan to another lender.This Practice Note looks at what is meant by novation...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
Subordination is a way of changing the priority of claims against a debtor so that one creditor or group of creditors (the junior creditor(s)) agree...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
This Practice Note considers:•the purpose of events of default included in facility agreements•common events of default relating to borrowers and...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
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...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
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...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
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...
Read More >
9th Nov
Precedents
This Deed is made on [insert day and month] 20[insert year]Parties1[Insert name of Chargor], a company incorporated in England and Wales with...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
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...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
This Practice Note is an archive of news from the Loan Market Association (LMA) on LMA documentation and related topics. It covers LMA updates from...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
This Practice Note explains certain common financial covenants used in commercial finance transactions including:•minimum net worth test•gearing...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
IntroductionShari'ah (also Sharia, Shariah or Shari’a) (literally, in Arabic, 'the path towards the watering place') or Islamic law is the legal...
Read More >
9th Nov

Most recent Islamic finance content

Practice notes
Getting the Deal Through: Islamic Finance & Markets 2021Jurisdictions coveredThe following jurisdictions are covered in this report:France; Japan;...
Read More >
16th May
Practice notes
Sukuk—investment bond arrangements and their UK direct tax treatmentShari’a-compliant financing arrangements (also known as Islamic financing...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Sarah Squires of Old Square Tax Chambers 15th May
Practice notes
The structure and elements of a Sukuk transactionThis Practice Note sets out the key differences between conventional bonds and sukuk, or trust...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Dentons 15th May
Practice notes
Sukuk documentation and transaction mechanicsThis Practice Note provides an overview of the key considerations that an Obligor should take into...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Dentons 15th May
Practice notes
Aviation finance—Islamic finance considerationsThe Islamic finance industry has seen rapid growth in recent years as financial institutions and their...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Norton Rose Fulbright 15th May
Practice notes
Middle East and Far East SukukThis Practice Note provides an overview of the differences between the Sukuk markets in the Middle East and Far East,...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Trowers & Hamlins 15th May
Practice notes
Key principles of Islamic financeShari’ah compliant or Islamic finance is a form of financing based on principles of and prohibitions under Shari’ah...
Read More >
15th May

Popular documents