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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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What is securitisation?Securitisation is a financing techniqueSecuritisation is a technique used to finance the ownership or sale of types of assets...
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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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WarrantsIP 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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19th May
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Key issues in loan transfers 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...
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19th May
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Perfecting security over aircraft and registering security on the UK Register of Aircraft MortgagesIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020...
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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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Introduction to fund finance—capital call facilitiesThis Practice Note discusses:•what is meant by capital call facilities, NAV, or asset backed...
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Produced in partnership with Leon Stephenson of Reed Smith 19th May
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Perfecting securityIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into...
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19th May
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Bilateral, syndicated and club arrangementsOne of the features used to categorise loans is the number of lenders involved. A loan involving one lender...
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19th May
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Transferring a loan by equitable assignmentAssignment is a means by which a lender can transfer its interest in a loan to another lender.For an...
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19th May
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...
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19th May
Precedents
[TO BE PRINTED ON THE HEADED PAPER OF THE LENDER][insert name and address of borrower][insert date]Dear [insert full name of borrower]We offer to...
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19th May
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Role of a bond trusteeNot all bond issues involve a trustee. It is up to the issuer to decide whether to appoint a trustee or a fiscal agent—see...
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19th May
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Direct agreements in project finance transactionsWhat is a direct agreement?Direct agreements are very common in project finance transactions. A...
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Collateralised debt obligationsBREXIT: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 (‘IP completion day’) marked the end of the Brexit transition/implementation...
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15th Jul
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Credit ratingsRole The role of credit rating agents (CRAs) is to provide an objective and analytical opinion on the risk of payment defaults by...
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15th Jul
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Banking & Finance—debt capital markets and derivatives annual round-up: reviewing 2017 and previewing 2018 [Archived]This year’s annual round-up...
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1st Jul
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Asset-backed securitisations—the UK tax treatmentFORTHCOMING CHANGE: A consultation explores the potential for reforming the taxation of securitsation...
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1st Jul
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Whole business securitisations—UK tax considerationsThis Practice Note:•explains what a whole business securitisation is—a whole business...
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23rd Jun
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Structured products—managed and static transactionsIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit...
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14th Jun
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The insolvency remote SPV in structured financeIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation...
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14th Jun
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What are credit derivatives?What is a credit derivative?A credit derivative is a bilateral transaction which takes its underlying value from the...
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14th Jun
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Structured depositsIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into...
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14th Jun
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Asset-backed commercial paper and associated structuresIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit...
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14th Jun
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Credit linked notesIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into...
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14th Jun
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What does IP completion day mean for structured products and securitisation lawyers?During the transition period, the key EU regulations effectively...
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14th Jun
Q&As
What is a tap issue in relation to a note?BREXIT: As of 31 January 2020, the UK is no longer an EU Member State, but has entered an implementation...
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14th Jun
Q&As
What is a contractual stay?The EU Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive 2014/59/EU (BRRD) gives the Bank of England (in certain circumstances, and in...
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5th Jun
Q&As
Is there any guidance on the aggregation principle in relation to the €5m prospectus exemption?As set out in our Practice Note: The Prospectus...
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5th Jun
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Impact of credit ratings downgradesRatings outlooks and watch-listsThe three main credit rating agents (CRAs), Moody's Investors, Standard & Poor's...
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5th Jun
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Resolving structured products and securitisations disputes—key casesThis Practice Note sets out certain key cases and associated analysis relevant to...
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4th Jun
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CPPI transactionsWhat is a CPPI transaction?'CPPI' stands for constant proportion portfolio insurance, and refers to a form of investment strategy....
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4th Jun
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Derivatives in structured financeManagement of issuer riskIn structured finance transactions (including securitisations), a special purpose vehicle...
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4th Jun
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Opinions required for a secured bond issueIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation...
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Produced in partnership with Peter Green and Jeremy Jennings-Mares at Morrison & Foerster 4th Jun

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