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It also covers specialist types of finance:
Real estate finance
Trade and commodity finance
Debt capital markets
Regulation of derivatives
Structured products and securitisation.
It also covers Restructuring, Regulation for banking lawyers and Claims and remedies.
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Prospectus Regulation toolkit
Current awareness, including information about how to Set up and change email alerts
Cross border information
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Loans come in a wide variety of forms.
A simple and very common type of loan is an overdraft. Other common types of loans are term loans and revolving credit facilities.
Loans can be provided by one lender (bilateral loans) or multiple lenders (syndicated loans
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