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Role, powers, functions and duties of a trustee in bankruptcyThis Practice Note looks at the roles, powers, functions and duties of the trustee in...
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19th May
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Marshalling debtWhat is marshalling?Marshalling is where two or more creditors are owed money by the same debtor, and one creditor has more than one...
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Produced in partnership with Karen Jacobs of Dentons 19th May
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Statement of Insolvency Practice 16 (SIP 16)—pre-packaged sales in administrationInsolvency practitioners (IPs) are required to comply with both...
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19th May
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Cashflow and balance sheet tests for insolvencyIntroductionThis Practice Note will give a basic overview of the applicable tests for cashflow and...
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Produced in partnership with South Square Chambers 19th May
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Roles, powers and duties of an administrative receiverWhat is an administrative receiver?The Insolvency Act 1986 (IA 1986) sets out what an...
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Produced in partnership with John Hughes of Shakespeare Martineau LLP 19th May
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Interference with goods in an insolvency situationApplication to insolvencyFollowing an appointment, an office-holder will need to establish what...
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19th May
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Role, powers, functions and duties of a liquidatorCoronavirus (COVID-19)This content is affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. For further...
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19th May
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The deemed consent procedure, decision-making procedure, and meetings—the position under the Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016The Insolvency...
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Produced in partnership with Richard Bowles 19th May
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Practice Direction on Insolvency ProceedingsCoronavirus (COVID-19)This content contains guidance on subjects impacted by the Coronavirus Act 2020 and...
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19th May
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Effect on proceedings against a company being wound up and after a winding-up order is madeCoronavirus (COVID-19)This content contains guidance on...
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Produced in partnership with Eleanor Holland and Karl Anderson of 4 Stone Buildings 19th May
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Annulment of bankruptcy ordersThis Practice Note looks at the annulment of bankruptcy orders under section 282 of the Insolvency Act 1986 (IA 1986)...
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19th May
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Equitable charges v legal charges—impact on saleabilityThis Practice Note considers the position of a security holder who has an equitable mortgage or...
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Produced in partnership with Jonathan Titmuss of Hardwicke 19th May
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Bankruptcy petitions—process and procedureBefore the hearing of the creditors’ bankruptcy petition takes place, there are a number of steps that must...
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19th May
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Prohibited names under section 216 of the Insolvency Act 1986The purpose of section 216 of the Insolvency Act 1986Section 216 of the Insolvency Act...
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19th May
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What is a statutory demand?This Practice Note looks at what a statutory demand is and what it seeks to achieve in both corporate and personal...
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19th May

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When negotiating a Schedule to an ISDA Master Agreement, does it matter if I specify an event as an Additional Event of Default or Additional...
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31st Jul
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USA—financial services regulation essentialsIntroduction to US financial services regulationThe financial services industry in the US is heavily...
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31st Jul
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An introduction to short sellingShort selling, or 'going short', is a technique whereby traders sell shares or debt instruments ('securities') which...
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31st Jul
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Key features of securitisation and asset based lendingIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit...
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31st Jul
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Identifying bondholders and effective communicationCompanies, governments and municipalities issue bonds to finance their operations and fund...
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Produced in partnership with Katerina Papamichael of D F King (Europe) Limited 31st Jul
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Bonds and notesThe terms ‘bonds’ and ‘notes’ are used interchangeably (and there is no legal difference between the terms), though notes tend to be...
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31st Jul
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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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31st Jul
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Informal bondholders’ committeeWho and what are bondholdersBondholders (sometimes also known as noteholders) have generally invested in a company’s...
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Produced in partnership with South Square Chambers and BDO 30th 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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30th Jul
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Guide to representing bondholders in a restructuringHigh yield bondholders have been playing an increasingly significant role in restructurings. In...
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Produced in partnership with Phillip Taylor, Tamer Bahgat and Michael Lee of Alston & Bird 30th Jul
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Mis-selling interest rate hedging products—a guide for R&I lawyersIntroductionPrior to September 2008, numerous small and medium-sized enterprises...
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Produced in partnership with Matthew Shankland and Sarah Lainchbury of Sidley Austin LLP 30th Jul
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Suspension and cancellation of listing and tradingThe Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has the power, in accordance with the Listing Rules (LRs), to...
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30th Jul
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ISDA confirmationsThe vast majority of derivative transactions are documented by standard documentation developed and published by the International...
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30th Jul
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Custody in the debt capital marketsIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period...
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30th Jul
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ISDA definitionsThe vast majority of derivative transactions are documented by standard documentation developed and published by the International...
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30th Jul
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Resolving derivatives disputes—key casesThis Practice Note sets out certain key cases and associated analysis relevant to derivatives practitioners....
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30th Jul
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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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30th Jul
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Restructuring credit eventWhat are credit derivatives and what are credit events?What is a credit derivative?A credit derivative is a bilateral...
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30th Jul
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Enforcement of debt securitiesIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered...
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30th Jul
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What is clearing?When a transaction is centrally cleared, that transaction is 'given up' or 'novated' to a central counterparty (CCP). This means that...
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30th Jul

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