The Future of LIBOR

The future of LIBOR and implications for UK investment managers

Produced in collaboration with The Investment Association, this short, three minute video outlines the key implications of the transition away from LIBOR for UK investment managers.

The video summarises:

  1. The drivers for change.
  2. The potential replacement rates for LIBOR and the issues in using those replacement rates.
  3. The steps that UK investment managers should be taking now to prepare for the transition.


The Future of LIBOR

This video was first published in December 2017

Since the announcement on 27 July 2017 by Andrew Bailey, Chief Executive of the Financial Conduct Authority, of the intention to transition away from LIBOR to alternative reference rates by the end of 2021, the market has been focussing on how best to address this major change.

In this short, three minute video we outline the background to, and key implications of, the transition away from LIBOR.


Navigating these complex issues as the situation evolves will be key for financial market participants today and moving forward.

Please contact your usual Linklaters contact to discuss how these changes might affect you.

Recent LIBOR updates

Deepak Sitlani spoke on Bloomberg’s Rules and Returns show on the future of LIBOR as both the UK and US recently introduced their alternatives