Key dates for Banking & Finance lawyers to look out for: 2014 [Archived]
Key dates for Banking & Finance lawyers to look out for: 2014 [Archived]

The following Banking & Finance guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Key dates for Banking & Finance lawyers to look out for: 2014 [Archived]

Date Event
January 2014  
1 Latvia adopts the Euro as its currency—see LNB News 09/07/2013 101.
  Equator Principles III apply to all new transactions—see Practice Note: The Equator Principles and the Equator Principles website for more information.
  Bank levy increases as announced in the 2013 budget. A further in increase in the bank levy rate was announced in the Autumn Statement 2013. The bank levy chargeable at the full rate will be 0.156% in respect of 'short term' liabilities and a reduced rate of 0.078% in respect of 'long term' liabilities and equity—see News Analysis: Autumn Statement 2013 and HM Revenue & Customs notice.
  All activities currently carried out by the African Loan Market Association integrated and absorbed into the structure of the Loan Market Association—see news analysis: The Loan Market Association—2013 in review and LMA press release.
  The Capital Requirements Directive IV and the Capital Requirements Regulation apply—see