Banking Regulation & Capital Adequacy

This encompasses EC directives, the rules of regulatory organisations and central bank practice, including capital adequacy rules.

Recent banking regulation transactions include advising:

  • on significant multi-jurisdictional trading investigation into the euro-sovereign debt market - Linklaters continues to play a key advisory role
  • a consortium of leading investment banks on the creation of a pan-European equities trading platform
  • two leading clearing banks on their responses to the OFT investigation into current account charges