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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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9th Nov
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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...
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9th Nov
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What are incremental facilities?An incremental facility is feature included in a credit agreement where, subject to meeting certain pre-agreed...
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Produced in partnership with Osborne Clarke 12th Jan
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There are four main types of security available under English law: •mortgage•charge•pledge, and•lienThis Practice Note explains:•the nature of a...
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9th Nov
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The vast majority of derivative transactions are documented by standard documentation developed and published by the International Swaps and...
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9th Nov
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Assignments by way of security can take different forms and it is important to understand how they are created and their effect. Security over choses...
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9th Nov
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What is a 'capital call facility'?A capital call facility is a form of finance provided by a lender to a fund and typically secured against investors’...
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Produced in partnership with Peter Olds of Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton 12th Jan
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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...
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9th Nov
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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...
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9th Nov
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The key feature of a floating charge is that, until it crystallises, the chargor is entitled to deal with the charged assets in the normal course of...
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9th Nov
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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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9th Nov
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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...
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Produced in partnership with Cleary Gottlieb and Ian Chin of Morrison & Foerster 12th Jan
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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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9th Nov
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Given the cross-border nature of many banking transactions, it is common for the principal legal advisors for lenders and borrowers to need to...
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9th Nov
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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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9th Nov
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Documents for a typical project finance transaction can be split into three broad categories:•finance documents—the finance documents govern the debt...
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9th Nov

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STOP PRESS: The Pension Schemes Act 2021 received royal assent on 11 February 2021 and introduces a framework of new measures, with the detail to be...
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14th Apr
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IP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the UK’s...
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14th Apr
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BREXIT: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 (‘IP completion day’) marked the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the...
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8th Apr
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The Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive 2014/59/EU (BRRD) establishes a framework for the recovery and resolution of investment firms and credit...
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Produced in partnership with DLA Piper 8th Apr
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Article 55 of the Bank Resolution and Recovery Directive (BRRD)The Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive 2014/59/EU (BRRD) creates a harmonised...
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8th Apr
Q&As
Bank Recovery and Resolution DirectiveUnder Article 55 of the Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive (BRRD) (2014/59/EU) all in scope entities (such...
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8th Apr
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This Brexit Capital Requirements Regulation (EU) 575/2013 (EU CRR) quick guide details UK legislation and retained EU legislation that was amended...
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8th Apr
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This Quick Look Brexit Financial Services Legislation Status Guide provides high-level information on the status of the Capital Requirements Directive...
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8th Apr
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This Brexit Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive 2014/59/EU quick guide details UK legislation and retained EU legislation that was amended and/or...
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8th Apr
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This Practice Note gives a general overview of the Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive 2014/59/EU (EU BRRD) which established a minimum harmonised...
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8th Apr
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This Quick Look Brexit Financial Services Legislation Status Guide provides high-level information on the status of the Bank Recovery and Resolution...
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8th Apr
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BREXIT: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 (‘IP completion day’) marked the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the...
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8th Apr
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This Practice Note summarises the new targeted banking package of measures proposed by the European Commission in April 2020 to address the impact of...
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8th Apr
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This Quick Look Brexit Financial Services Legislation Status Guide provides high-level information on the status of Regulation (EU) 2015/2365 on...
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8th Apr
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This Practice Note introduces key concepts in the EU’s package of prudential measures, the Capital Requirements Directive IV (Directive 2013/36/EU)...
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8th Apr
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This Quick Look Brexit Financial Services Legislation Status Guide provides high-level information on the status of the Capital Requirements...
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8th Apr
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A package of legislation intended to reduce risks in the EU banking sector, known as the ‘banking package’, was published in the Official Journal of...
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30th Mar
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This Practice Note outlines the key changes to UK banking reform adopted through the Financial Services (Banking Reform) Act 2013 (FS(BR)A 2013 or the...
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29th Mar
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BREXIT: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 (‘IP completion day’) marked the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the...
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17th Mar
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BREXIT: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 (‘IP completion day’) marked the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the...
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17th Mar

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