Wholesale

Latest

1 to 10 of 314
  • Exchange traded products and the return to volatility

    Article

    Submitted: 08 February 2018

    ​The recent wave of volatility in global stockmarkets has highlighted some of the risks associated with index tracking exchange traded products.

  • An exception to privilege?

    Blog Post

    Submitted: 29 January 2018

    This blog post looks at Accident Exchange Ltd & Anor v McLean & Ors [2018] EWHC 23 (Comm) which examines the crime-fraud exception to privilege in the context of a major motor credit hire fraud.

  • High Court considers banks' duty of care

    Article

    Submitted: 29 January 2018

    The court held that a bank arranging an Islamic financing transaction owed a duty of care to certificate holders to ensure the proper execution of documents under applicable law. This looks at the case of Golden Belt Sukuk Company BSC and ors v BNP Paribas [2017] EWHC 3182 (Comm).

  • Immobilised securities: who is entitled to sue and which law is applicable?

    Article

    Submitted: 29 January 2018

    ​A review of the Court of Appeal's decision in Secure Capital SA v Credit Suisse AG [2017] EWCA Civ 1486.

  • Waiver of privilege

    Blog Post

    Submitted: 15 January 2018

    This blog post examines a recent US case on waiver of privilege the facts of which would, if repeated before an English Court, quite probably lead to a similar decision.

  • The ENRC and the RBS Rights Issue Litigation

    Blog Post

    Last Reviewed: 10 October 2017 / Submitted: 18 July 2017

    ENRC and RBS Rights Issue Litigation: where are we now?

  • FCA publicity around Warning Notices

    Article

    Submitted: 24 August 2017

    ​The FCA has published only its second Warning Notice Statement to a firm, and the first to name the firm in question.

  • Communications for the purpose of legal advice - the Australian approach to privilege

    Blog Post

    Submitted: 08 August 2017

    English lawyers who focus on privilege issues are still coming to grips with the implications of the May 2017 decision in Director of the SFO v Eurasian Natural Resources Corporation Ltd (ENRC).

  • The interplay between confidentiality and privilege

    Blog Post

    Submitted: 19 July 2017

    The courts continue to examine different aspects of this area and Garnham J’s decision in Simkin v The Berkeley Group is the latest example.

  • A privilege lesson from Singapore

    Blog Post

    Submitted: 09 June 2017

    The Singapore Court of Appeal has considered when and where privilege might be lost if privileged information gets into the public domain.

1 to 10 of 314