AIFMD

View Banking & Finance by content type:

Latest Banking & Finance News

Featured Banking & Finance content

Practice notes
What is a direct agreement?Direct agreements are very common in project finance transactions. A direct agreement is an agreement which gives the...
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
On an acquisition finance transaction, the borrowing group, in addition to the debt (whether loans or bonds) required to fund the transaction, will...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
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’...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Peter Olds of Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton 12th Jan
Practice notes
In many commercial finance transactions, lenders expect to be given some form of credit support to increase their confidence in being able to recover...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
This Practice Note considers the costs that a lender operating in the interbank market will incur when providing funding to a borrower and the steps...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
This Practice Note lists hot topics (with links to the appropriate materials) that may be of interest to Banking & Finance lawyers. It is updated...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
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...
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
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
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
This Practice Note considers the main terms included in standard form shipbuilding contracts. In particular, it looks at:•standard forms of the...
Read More >
9th Nov
Precedents
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...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
Documents for a typical project finance transaction can be split into three broad categories:•finance documents—the finance documents govern the debt...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
Commodity repurchases (repos) are a common alternative method of financing. There are a number of advantages for both the financier and a commercial...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Sullivan 12th Jan
Practice notes
Shares are commonly offered as security for a loan in commercial lending transactions.Practice Note: Taking security over shares explains how to take...
Read More >
9th Nov

Most recent AIFMD content

Practice notes
This Brexit Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive 2011/61/EC (AIFMD) quick guide details current UK legislation and retained EU legislation...
Read More >
19th Jan
Practice notes
BREXIT: As of exit day (31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has...
Read More >
17th Jan
Practice notes
BREXIT: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 (‘IP completion day’) marked the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the...
Read More >
17th Jan
Practice notes
BREXIT: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 (IP completion day) marked the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the...
Read More >
14th Jan

Popular documents