We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.
In cooperation with Association of Corporate Counsel
  Request new password

Search results

Order by most recent / most popular / relevance

Results: 1-10 of 10

Fed adopts Basel 3 changes

  • Dentons
  • -
  • Global, USA
  • -
  • July 5 2013

In the US, the Fed and Office of Comptroller of the Currency have adopted the final rule incorporating the Basel 3 standards to the US regulatory

Aviation round-up the big six

  • Dentons
  • -
  • European Union, Global, United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • January 15 2013

As a new year begins, Bill Gibson, a partner in the SNR Denton Aviation Group looks at six of the main legal developments in the aircraft finance and

Facility agreements in 2013: new laws, new terms?

  • Dentons
  • -
  • Global, United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • November 27 2012

During 2012, many of those involved in drafting and negotiating facility agreements will have followed the progress of draft legislation, and other related developments, on FATCA, Basel III and LIBOR

ISDA publishes Dodd-Frank Protocol

  • Dentons
  • -
  • Global, USA
  • -
  • August 24 2012

ISDA’s Dodd-Frank Protocol is its first initiative to allow market participants to adapt derivatives documentation to the new rules created by US and EU regulatory reform

ISDA publishes 2012 FATCA Protocol

  • Dentons
  • -
  • Global, USA
  • -
  • August 24 2012

The ISDA 2012 FATCA Protocol seeks to address the effects of the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) on derivatives by placing the FATCA withholding tax burden on the recipient of any payment resulting from the transaction

Recent developments in mortgage servicing rights

  • Dentons
  • -
  • Global, USA
  • -
  • February 14 2012

Recent changes to the regulatory treatment of mortgage servicing rights ("MSR"s) for financial institutions subject to Basel III, together with political and prosecutorial pressures, have resulted in a substantial increase in incentives for financial institutions to transfer their residential MSRs

Joint forum consults on supervision of conglomerates

  • Dentons
  • -
  • Global, USA
  • -
  • December 22 2011

The Joint Forum of Basel, the International Organization of Securities Commissions and the International Association of Insurance Supervisors is consulting on changes to its 1999 principles on supervising financial conglomerates

Financial Stability Board identifies 29 global SIFIs and announces agreed policy measures

  • Dentons
  • -
  • Global, USA
  • -
  • November 7 2011

On November 4, 2011, the Financial Stability Board (the "FSB"), an international board with a mandate from the G-20 Leaders to "develop a policy framework to address the systemic and moral hazard risks associated with systemically important financial institutions" ("SIFIs"), identified the first 29 SIFI banking groups ("G-SIBs") to be listed as global SIFIs ("G-SIFIs") based upon their size, complexity and systemic interconnectedness

Summary of key aspects of the Iran sanctions landscape

  • Dentons
  • -
  • European Union, Global, Iran, USA
  • -
  • February 3 2011

The various international and national sanctions that make up the Iran sanctions framework have differing geographic reach and substantive provisions, but operate as a whole to more closely restrict and confine Iran's access to capital, credit and resources for development of its petroleum and natural gas reserves

CEBS comments on accounting drafts

  • Dentons
  • -
  • European Union, Global, USA
  • -
  • October 8 2010

CEBS has commented on the US Financial Accounting Standards Board's exposure draft on accounting for financial instruments and the International Accounting Standards Board's draft on presentation of terms for "other comprehensive income"