Legal & Regulatory Updates


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16/01/2020 Announcements from Bank of England and FCA
04/11/2019 LMA: Commentary to the RFR Exposure Drafts
04/11/2019 LMA: Exposure draft of a compounded SOFR based US dollar term and revolving facilities agreement
04/11/2019 LMA: Exposure draft of reference rate selection agreement for use in relation to legacy transactions and the transition to alternative reference rates
30/09/2019 Linklaters: Client alert - LIBOR transition and the LMA new compounded RFR facilities
15/08/2019 Clifford Chance: RATE EXPECTATIONS: Transitioning away from LIBOR – Practical Guidance for Corporate Treasurers
13/08/2019 Baker & McKenzie: LIBOR: What You Need to Know
09/08/2019 LMA Revised Replacement of Screen Rate Clause and considerations in respect of credit adjustment spreads
15/07/2019 Speech by Andrew Bailey, Chief Executive of the FCA, at the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association's (SIFMA) LIBOR Transition Briefing in New York, USA, on 15 July 2019
13/06/2019 Essential reading on SOFR
06/05/2019 A User's Guide to SOFR
06/05/2019 LSTA Market Advisory on the Application of the U.S. QFC Stay Rules to Credit Agreements
18/04/2019 The minutes of the LIBOR Trade Association Working Party Meeting on 28 March 2019
01/04/2019 The Treasury Markets Association (TMA): Consultation Paper on Alternative Reference Rate ("ARR") for the Hong Kong Interbank Offered Rate ("HIBOR")
26/03/2019 APLMA Note on LIBOR Reform
08/01/2019 A welcome change re. FATCA! – US Treasury removes the Withholding Tax on Gross Proceeds
06/11/2018 Minutes of LIBOR Trade Association Working Party Meeting held on 9 October 2018
15/10/2018 ICE Benchmarks Administrations ("IBA") - ICE Term Risk Free Rates
12/10/2018 Clifford Chance: LIBOR – Cross Product Review