Useful resources for in-house banking and finance lawyers
Useful resources for in-house banking and finance lawyers

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

  • Useful resources for in-house banking and finance lawyers
  • Key concepts for in-house banking and finance lawyers
  • Loan transactions
  • Security
  • Quasi-security
  • Acquisition finance
  • Asset finance
  • Islamic finance
  • Project finance
  • Real estate finance
  • more

BREXIT: The UK is leaving the EU on Exit Day (as defined in the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018). For information on the legal implications for finance transactions, see Practice Notes: Brexit—impact on finance transactionsBrexit—documentary implications for facility agreements.

This Practice Note contains information about the resources in the Banking & Finance module which an in-house banking and finance lawyer may find useful. It is written for banking and finance lawyers working in banks and other financial institutions. It covers:

  1. lending

  2. security, and

  3. quasi-security

It also covers specialist types of finance:

  1. acquisition finance

  2. asset finance

  3. islamic finance

  4. project finance

  5. real estate finance

  6. trade and commodity finance

  7. debt capital markets

  8. derivatives, and

  9. structured products and securitisation.

It also covers Restructuring (for more detailed information on restructuring, see the Restructuring & Insolvency module).

This Practice Note also contains information about other useful resources in the Banking & Finance module for in-house lawyers, including:

  1. current awareness and keeping up-to-date

  2. Brexit

  3. cross border

Please also refer to Practice Note: Regulatory resources for in-house banking and finance lawyers, which covers useful resources pertaining to regulatory matters which are likely to be relevant to in-house lawyers working on banking and finance transactions.

In-house lawyers inexperienced with banking and finance transactions should refer to Practice Note: Banking & Finance—new starter guide for a useful guide to getting to grips with what finance transactions

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