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Merger control: triggers and thresholds in the European Union

European Union, Global - January 8 2016 A structured guide to merger control triggers and thresholds in the EU

Revisions to the securitisation framework: final rules published by the Basel Committee

Global - May 14 2015 The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (the "Basel Committee") has published the revised securitisation framework setting out the standards for

Posting independent amounts under derivative transactions: industry recommendations for end user protection

Global - April 16 2010 Credit risk associated with derivative transactions can be managed through a variety of methods, such as effective payment and close-out netting arrangements, the use of central clearing counterparties and effective collateral arrangements

Set-off as an affirmative defense: an inherent claim against the estate?

USA - August 13 2010 Two decades ago, the Supreme Court tackled the issue of whether a third party had submitted itself to jurisdiction of the bankruptcy court

Roll-up financing gains prominence

USA - June 15 2010 A "roll-up" is a form of postpetition financing which has the effect of elevating the priority of prepetition debt

The Federal Reserve’s Proposed Rollback of Physical Commodities Authority for Financial Holding Companies

USA - September 29 2016 On September 23, 2016, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (the “FRB”) issued a proposed regulation concerning the ability of a

Your 401(k) Plan "Brokerage Window" May Require An S-8 Registration

USA - September 28 2016 New guidance from the Securities Exchange Commission requires issuers to take a fresh look at their 401(k) plans. On September 22, 2016, the SEC’s

Hong Kong Regulatory Bulletin - August 2016

China, Hong Kong - August 31 2016 Following the success of Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect launched on 17 November 2014, the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) and Hong

CFTC Staff Issues Final Swap Dealer De Minimis Exception Report

USA - August 16 2016 On August 15, 2016, Staff of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (“CFTC”) published a final report regarding the de minimis exception from

The SEC Retains its House Advantage During Administrative Proceedings

USA - August 5 2016 Amendments to the Rules of Practice Do Little to Address Criticism that the Deck is Stacked