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Bank ring-fencing in the UK – the statutory regime and the latest PRA proposals on legal structure, governance and continuity of services/facilities

United Kingdom - October 30 2014 On 6 October 2014 the PRA published four papers on proposals to strengthen the financial system through structural reform as part of its wider…

Paul Edmondson, Simon Morris, Ash Saluja

The importance of clarity in financial adviser engagement letters

United Kingdom - August 1 2014 During the process of negotiating a financial adviser's engagement letter it is all too easy to gloss over uncertainty or ambiguity in a desire to…

Henry Wood

Heads of terms and entire agreement clauses

United Kingdom - May 23 2014 When interpreting a contract, the court will look at the presumed intention of the parties. What would an objective third party - with all the…

Nick Kuria

Lessons from Madoff on directors’ duties

United Kingdom - December 19 2013 In a recent decision, the Commercial Court dismissed claims brought against five former directors of Madoff Securities International Limited for…

Simon Garrett

The government responds to the Parliamentary Commission on Banking Standards report

United Kingdom - July 12 2013 The Government has published its response to the Parliamentary Commission on Banking Standards (the Commission) report 'Changing banking for good'…

Simon Morris, Dipesh Santilale