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This Practice Note provides an introduction to intercreditor agreements and their key provisions. This Practice Note:•explains the purpose of having...
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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...
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Development of the Loan Market Association (LMA) documentationThe project to develop the LMA investment grade documents began in 1998 as a response to...
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This Practice Note covers the typical structure of facility agreements and the key terms and provisions that will be included. It examines the process...
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This Practice Note considers:•the purpose of events of default included in facility agreements•common events of default relating to borrowers and...
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In many commercial finance transactions, lenders expect to be given some form of credit support to increase their confidence in being able to recover...
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): The ICC has issued a guidance paper on the impact of COVID-19 on trade finance transactions issued subject to ICC rules. For...
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This Practice Note lists hot topics (with links to the appropriate materials) that may be of interest to Banking & Finance lawyers. It is updated...
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Sub-participation is a means by which a lender can transfer its risk in a loan to another lender. For an overview of the reasons why a lender might...
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Assignment is a means by which a lender can transfer its interest in a loan to another lender.For an overview of the reasons why a lender might...
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There are times when a lender might want to get back some of the money it has lent to a borrower before the borrower is due to repay it.If the...
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Summary of advantages and disadvantages of the floating chargeThis Practice Note discusses the advantages and disadvantages of taking a floating as...
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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...
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Legal opinions are one of the key documentary conditions precedent in loan transactions. The legal opinion is a letter which sets out opinions as to...
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This Practice Note considers the main terms included in standard form shipbuilding contracts. In particular, it looks at:•standard forms of the...
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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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This quick guide details current UK legislation and retained EU legislation that will be amended and/or revoked by:•the Over the Counter Derivatives,...
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On 23 June 2016, the United Kingdom held a referendum on its membership of the European Union, with a majority voting in favour of the United Kingdom...
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This Quick Look Brexit Financial Services Legislation Status Guide provides high level information on the status of Regulation (EU) 2016/1011 (the...
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This quick guide provides high-level information on the measures taken under the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 (EU(W)A 2018) (as amended by the...
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This quick guide details current UK legislation and retained EU legislation that will be amended and/or revoked by the Benchmarks (Amendment and...
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This quick guide details current UK legislation and retained EU legislation that will be amended and/or revoked by the Securitisation (Amendment) (EU...
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This Practice Note tracks domestic legislation introduced as part of the UK government’s response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. It includes...
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This Practice Note brings together key content on coronavirus (COVID-19) published across Lexis®PSL that is likely to be of interest to Banking &...
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Status of the UKAs of exit day (31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK...
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Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU has implications for practitioners considering which courts have jurisdiction. For specific guidance, see...
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This Practice Note provides focused information on the legislative proposals for addressing the issue of tough legacy contracts in the context of...
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This Practice Note summarises the new capital markets recovery package of measures proposed by the European Commission in July 2020 to address the...
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As of exit day (31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the transitional arrangements provided in Part 4...
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This Practice Note contains a summary of the latest news from the Loan Market Association (LMA) on LMA documentation and related topics. It is updated...
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25th Nov
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Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU has implications for practitioners considering which courts have jurisdiction. For specific guidance, see...
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25th Nov
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On 23 June 2016, the UK held a referendum on its membership of the EU, with a majority voting in favour of the UK leaving the EU. On 29 March 2017,...
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Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU has implications for practitioners considering the recognition and enforcement of judgments. For general...
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As of exit day, the UK is no longer an EU Member State, but it has entered an implementation period during which it continues to be treated by the EU...
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This Practice Note considers some of the actual and potential legal and practical consequences of the UK’s withdrawal from the EU (Brexit) for...
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During the implementation period/transitional period, it has effectively been business as usual for lending lawyers (see Practice Note: Brexit...
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