Banking and Finance Analysis
With the recent demise of Manches, we examine the auditors and the complex task of determining a firm’s health
Finance practices’ flickering flame of hope was soon snuffed out in 2012/13, as banks remained hobbled by litigation and the glow of Asian salvation proved a false dawn. By Natalie Stanton
Advisers get stuck into the disentangling task, to unhitch troubled bank from group
Government moves to align tax regimes with EU neighbours and banks facing a tough US disclosure programme mean plenty of work for Swiss firms. The problem is scaling up for this one-off bonanza
As financial regulation piles up and budgets get pinched, banks are expecting firms to share their pain. But panel places are still worth it – for now at least
Footie and telecoms dominate our regular round-up of recent M&A activity, as the threat of rising interest rates kick-started activity among organisations.
Banking and Finance Briefings
Contractual restrictions to the doctrine of marshalling download subscription
The doctrine of marshalling could be excluded by contract but the contract would have to be one between the two creditors not the relevant obligors and one such creditor.
Limited recourse clauses questioned subscription
Banking and Finance News
Graiseley Investments, the company behind Guardian Care Homes, has instructed the Wilkes Partnership in place of Cooke Young & Keidan (CYK) in its landmark Libor battle with Barclays following concerns over costs.
American Express (AmEx) has named managing counsel Tim Heine as its interim general counsel as it rejigs its internal reporting structure.
Reed Smith, Allen & Overy and Clifford Chance were among firms advising on the restructuring of a £662m residential mortgaged-backed securitisation (RMBS) by Eurosail-UK ...
Banking and Finance Opinion
Financial incentives should be introduced for whistleblowers if we really want to encourage them
The ECB will soon be regulating all big eurozone banks, but many questions of accountability remain
Jacqui Hatfield picks through the ICB report and its implications for the banking sector