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Credit Suisse International v Stichting Vestia Groep

  • Rosling King LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 7 2014

The Claimant Credit Suisse International ("Credit Suisse") entered into an International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) Agreement

English law: ultra vires and the ISDA Master Agreement counterparty’s warranty as to capacity saves the day for Credit Suisse International (CSI)

  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 4 2014

It is a principle of English law that a contract which is ultra vires one of the parties is treated as if it never existed. Nor is a representation

The ISDA Master Agreement a transaction can comprise more than one trade

  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 4 2014

In a separate Bulletin we look at why the English High Court in Credit Suisse International v Stichting Vestia Groep 2014 EWHC 3103 (Comm) upheld

Interest rate swaps: potential causes of action in misselling claims

  • Kingsley Napley
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • July 19 2013

Interest rate swap misselling claims have increasingly become another key battleground area in financial services litigation against banks. However

UK regulators launch review of fixed income, foreign exchange and commodities markets

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • October 31 2014

The UK Treasury, the Bank of England and the UK Financial Conduct Authority have jointly launched a Fair and Effective Markets Review (FEMR) of the

Claims for ISDAfix manipulation

  • Collyer Bristow LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • October 23 2014

Until recently there has been relatively little press coverage about possible claims for manipulation of the ISDAfix (the leading global benchmark

Lack of capacity to enter into speculative derivative transactions was no bar to liability - Credit Suisse international

  • Collyer Bristow LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 10 2014

The High Court has held that a Dutch social housing association was liable under an ISDA Master Agreement because, although it had lacked capacity to

Clarifying the use of Section 2(a)(iii) of the ISDA Master Agreement

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • Global, United Kingdom
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  • April 27 2012

On April 3, 2012, the English Court of Appeal handed down its highly anticipated judgment in four separate matters, all of which concerned the consequences of an Event of Default and the impact of Section 2(a)(iii) under the ISDA Master Agreement

General counsel update September 2014

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • Australia, China, European Union, Hong Kong, Russia, United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • September 29 2014

The London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) Court's new rules come into force on 1 October 2014 and are to apply to any arbitration

Financial services series 12 - interest rate mis-selling: the latest

  • Burges Salmon LLP
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • October 30 2014

The English courts have been busy over recent months with cases dealing with allegations that interest rate swaps were mis-sold to small business