Types of debt securities

Types of debt securities guidance:

What are high yield bonds? Bonds are capital markets instruments representing a form of debt security. For more information on capital markets and bond issues, see...

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Over recent years, there has been an increase in the types of organisations which have sought to enter the capital markets. Capital markets transactions used to be the...

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Produced in partnership with Ranajoy Basu of Reed Smith This is a template closing memorandum for use in a high-yield bond transaction. It sets out steps to be taken...

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What are convertible and exchangeable securities? Convertible and exchangeable securities are types of equity-linked debt securities. They confer a right on the investor...

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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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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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[ISSUER] Offering (the ‘Offering’) of [●] global depositary receipts (the ‘GDRs’), each GDR representing an interest in [●] ordinary share[s] of nominal value [●] (the...

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What are high-yield covenants? High-yield covenants are crafted to impose restrictions on certain types of activities by the issuer to protect the investment made by...

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Introduction In response to initiatives of European governments to introduce a Pan-European Private Placement (PEPP) market, the Loan Market Association (LMA) has...

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This Practice Note examines portability provisions in high yield bond documentation. It looks at what is meant by portability before discussing key points in high yield...

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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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2020 News DateNews story 6 March 2020FCA proposes new climate-related disclosure rules for premium listed issuers—LNB News 06/03/2020 42 6 March 2020Green finance could...

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This Practice Note sets out the key differences between conventional bonds and sukuk, or trust certificates as they are otherwise known, (the Sukuk). The Practice Note...

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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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