Documentation

Documentation


News analysis on the regulatory effects on disclosures, terms, covenants, redemption and subordination. Whether it’s how product manufacturers are keeping their Priips KIDs under three pages or how bail-in clauses are changing as a result of new capital rules, it’s all here.

Best execution: why RTS27 and 28 reports still aren’t working

Oct 16, 2019

One major asset manager's 2018 report has been viewed just eight times

New Prospectus Regulation is a ‘missed opportunity’

Sep 26, 2019

The new regulation, known as PD3, has introduced some changes but the consensus is that it has missed opportunities to improve essential aspects of the previous regime

IFLR EU Prospectus and Primary Market Issuance Conference: key takeaways

Sep 19, 2019

In case you missed it, here are all the highlights from the event yesterday, from Brexit to Libor reform

STS label split on the horizon for EU and UK

Aug 7, 2019

Change of guards in Brussels and London create an uncertain future for the recently unveiled simple, transparent and standardised securitisation regime. In-house sources and lawyers vent their concerns

Practice Insight’s most read: June 2019

Jun 27, 2019

Here's what your competitors have been reading this month: Libor transition planning, FRTB implementation, tax loopholes and more

Priips continues to restrict bond supply to retail investors

May 16, 2019

Eighteen months since it came into force, bank and industry association sources say issuers are still refraining from placing bonds with retail investors due to the EU regulation

Firms reluctant to sign up to Brexit terms

Apr 17, 2019

Corporates and asset managers are refusing to sign any repapered contracts in anticipation of a soft or cancelled Brexit. They say they will deal with it nearer the time, and hope regulators will be flexible

Why documentation-light Schuldscheins are flourishing

Apr 17, 2019

Bankers and lawyers explain how the German law instrument that flies under the regulator’s radar has risen to prominence in the post-crisis environment