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Intercreditor agreement—key provisionsThis Practice Note provides an introduction to intercreditor agreements and their key provisions. This Practice...
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19th May
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An introduction to securities lending transactions and the Global Master Securities Lending Agreement (GMSLA)Coronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice...
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Produced in partnership with Joseph Wren of Travers Smith and Jonathan Gilmour of Travers Smith 19th May
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Term Loan B facilitiesThis Practice Note discusses Term Loan B (TLB) facilities which frequently appear as a tranche of senior facilities in...
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Produced in partnership with Carlo de Vito Piscicelli of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton 19th May
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Structure of a facility agreementThis Practice Note discusses the usual components of a bilateral, committed facility agreement to a corporate...
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19th May
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Events of defaultThis Practice Note considers:•the purpose of events of default included in facility agreements•common events of default relating to...
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19th May
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Loan Market Association (LMA) leveraged documentationDevelopment of the Loan Market Association (LMA) documentationThe project to develop the LMA...
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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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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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What is credit support and how is it used in the ISDA credit support documentation?What is credit support?Credit support is a means of a party...
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19th May
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Borrowing base facilities—key terms in the facility agreementA borrowing base facility ('BB Facility') is a working capital line designed to provide...
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Produced in partnership with Dentons 19th May
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What is the quoted eurobond exemption?IP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period...
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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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Third party securityIn many commercial finance transactions, lenders expect to be given some form of credit support to increase their confidence in...
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