Finance & Capital Markets : Advisory

30 October 2018

Boilerplate clauses and standard language may not operate as intended

Two recent decisions of the Court of Appeal will be of interest to any financial institution, lender...

09 October 2018

Ireland - Budget 2019 In Brief

Budget 2019, announced on 9 October 2018, is aimed at delivering a balanced budget which will build ...

11 July 2018

European Banking Authority Issues Opinion on Preparations for the Withdrawal of the UK from the EU

It has been clear for some time that financial institutions likely to be impacted by Brexit need to ...

04 July 2018

Irish Law ISDA Master Agreement Published

On 3 July 2018 the International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) published Irish and French...

25 April 2018

European Securities Law Update: Prospectus Regulation

In our latest European Securities Law Update and following the recent publication of the ESMA final ...

23 April 2018

New EU Securitisation Regulation: Impact for UCITS and AIFs

On 17 January 2018 the new Securitisation Regulation (Regulation EU 2017/2402) (the “Securitisatio...

20 December 2017

Good News on FX Forward Transactions for Irish Buy Side including Irish UCITS and AIFs

With the deadline of 3 January 2018 fast approaching for counterparties to commence exchanging varia...

05 September 2017

Irish MiFID II Implementing Legislation Now Published

The European Union (Markets in Financial Instruments) Regulations 2017 (S.I. 375/2017) (the “MiFID...

05 September 2017

Irish MiFID II Implementation - Help for Collateral Managers

As detailed in Walkers MiFID implementation updated (available here), the European Union (Markets in...

26 July 2017

Brexit - Central Bank of Ireland issues FAQ paper

The Central Bank of Ireland (the "CBI") has published a Brexit FAQ paper (click here) in which it pr...