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Challenges to the development of the sukuk market
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • Global
  • June 16 2015

Corporate, sovereign and government-related entities issued Sukuk worth US$116.4 billion in 2014, according to Standard and Poor’s. As more financial


The 2014 LCIA rules
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • Global
  • March 6 2015

The 2014 Rules include some completely new provisions, with no equivalent in the previous (1998) Rules, such as an Emergency Arbitrator procedure


Developing sukuk into a modern financial instrument
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • Global
  • June 2 2015

Global sukuk issuances are expected to reach US$175 billion in 2015, a 59 percent increase from 2014, and are projected to hit US$250 billion by 2020


The sukuk handbook: a summary
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • Global
  • June 2 2015

‘Sukuk’ are a Shari’ah-compliant financial product and the Islamic equivalent to bonds in Western finance. Sukuk offerings are increasingly viewed by


The sukuk handbook: a guide to structuring sukuk
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • Global
  • June 2 2015

The development of modern Shari’ah compliant financial products is relatively new, dating back to the early 1970s and the emergence of the first


International arbitration newsletter- July 2015
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • Global, Peru
  • July 6 2015

Early this year an ICSID ad hoc Committee (the Committee) rendered its Spanish-language decision on an annulment request submitted by the Republic of


M&A word of the day: poison pill
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • Global, United Kingdom, USA
  • January 9 2014

Latham & Watkins partner Brad Faris explains the M&A poison pill, an action taken by a company to make its equity less attractive to potential


6 oilfield services trends in unconventional resources
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • Global, USA
  • May 22 2014

North America continues to be one of the largest oil and gas producing areas in the world. While the US oil and gas industry is still in the early


M&A word of the day best efforts
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • Global, United Kingdom, USA
  • January 13 2014

Latham & Watkins partner David Walker explains the M&A term best efforts, a common provision in an acquisition agreement that describes how hard a


Litigation or arbitration: how best to resolve cross-border disputes in the financial sector?
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • Global
  • July 8 2013

International arbitration is becoming an increasingly attractive means for the resolution of cross-border disputes in the financial sector