Banking and Finance Analysis
Tax evasion allegations and the uncapping of the Swiss franc have kept the country in the headlines recently, but it’s all good for lawyers.
The pressure on in-house lawyers in the financial services sector is growing as banks face up to new challenges such as greater regulatory scrutiny.
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IPOs are booming again, sending law firms jostling for mandates, but this time there’s a new role for banks that are independently advising the issuers. Step forward Lazard and Rothschild
Panel reviews 2014: The chosen ones download
Which firms are cutting it in this era of slimline rosters, and who are the GC new brooms making clean sweeps? The Lawyer can reveal all
A flair for innovation sets apart the banking and finance teams on this year’s shortlist for top honours at The Lawyer Awards
Banking and Finance Briefings
Kazakhstan’s 100 steps: what changes to expect download subscription
What is encouraging about the ambitious 100 steps is that majority of them relate one way or another to business.
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Banking and Finance News
German firm Gleiss Lutz is expanding its finance practice with the hire of Linklaters partner Eva Reudelhuber in Frankfurt.
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Mayer Brown have taken the lead on the sale of holiday company Center Parcs to Canadian property group Brookfield for around £2.5bn.
Hogan Lovells has boosted its finance practice in London with the hire of Dentons high yield partner Sylvain Dhennin.
Banking and Finance Opinion
The revelation by Tesco that it had overstated its trading profits by £250m wiped £2bn off its market value in one day.
Have the magic circle firms squandered their lead in acquisition finance?
For some reason the politics of King & Wood Mallesons SJ Berwin’s corporate department attracts extraordinary attention online from our readers.