Derivatives and Structured Products Breakfast Briefing

Seminar description

We would like to invite you to our DSP Breakfast Briefing on Thursday 1 December 2016, when we will cover the following topics:

  • Lehman Brothers International (Europe) v ExxonMobil Financial Services B.V.: we will discuss some of the key issues arising from the recent High Court judgment on the construction of certain boilerplate clauses and close-out valuation mechanics under the GMRA 2000. (Simon Firth)
  • EU margin RTS: we will provide an update on the current status of margin implementation. (Deepak Sitlani)
  • Clearing: we will give a brief update on the clearing obligation for financial counterparties with a limited volume of derivatives activity. (Deepak Sitlani)
  • Financial Collateral Directive: we will look at the recent judgment of the Court of Justice of the European Union in the case of Private Equity Insurance Group SIA v Swedbank AS on the interpretation of the Financial Collateral Directive and highlight points of interest following this judgment. (Simon Firth)

1 CPD point