Scotland: security

Scotland: security guidance:

Described once as a 'manifestation of the English genius for harnessing the most abstract conceptions to the service of commerce', floating charges are now not only...

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Rationale for bank ring-fencing transfer schemes (RFTS) Ring-fencing of day-to-day banking services (eg current accounts, savings and payments) and separation of retail...

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This Practice Note looks at the law on the registration of security created on or after 6 April 2013 by a company or limited liability partnership (LLP) registered in...

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Loan market and developments Overview Generally speaking, the loan market in Scotland has much in common with the loan market in England. Bank regulation applies on a...

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This Practice Note seeks to highlight the key differences between the laws of Scotland and England relating to the creation of fixed security over land and buildings....

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Types of security The types of security available under Scots law are more restricted than those available under English law. The security available is determined by the...

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