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The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action: a first look
  • Dentons
  • European Union, Global, Iran, USA
  • July 17 2015

On July 14, 2015, the "P51" working group (China, France, Germany, Russia, the UK and the US) reached an agreement with the Government of Iran to


Financial Regulatory Developments 12 December - Bank for International Settlements(BIS)Basel Committee
  • Dentons
  • Global, USA
  • December 12 2014

Alongside the RCAP report on the EU (see above), Basel published its RCAP report on the US' compliance with Basel III. It evaluated the US against


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
  • USA, European Union, Global, United Kingdom
  • 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
  • USA, Global, United Kingdom
  • 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 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


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


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