International Loans  Bonds Guarantees & Legal Opinions 2e

International Loans Bonds Guarantees & Legal Opinions 2e

By Philip Wood


$758.00 RRP

Date: 20/06/2007

Code: 9781847032089

Sweet & Maxwell, UNITED KINGDOM


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This book, part of The Law and Practice of International Finance Series,  takes you through every aspect of the law and practice of security interests globally including:

  • Syndicated bank credit agreements and loan transfers
  • International bond issues including equity-linked bonds, note programs and high yield notes
  • Bondholder trustees and collective action clauses
  • Bank guarantees, standby letters of credit and comfort letters
  • Formal transaction legal opinions.

This volume includes outlines for guarantees and legal opinions so you can structure your documents correctly form the start and include vital clauses or pertinent information. Extensive precedents help you with drafting.


Part 1 - International loans: Introduction to term loans and syndicated credits. Types of credit facility. Financial terms of syndicated credit agreements. Representations and warranties. Covenants. Events of default. Agency, syndicate democracy, transfers and other clauses. Outlines of credit agreement documents. Loan transfers and participations.
Part 2 - International bond issues: Bond issues: general principles. Negotiability of bonds and clearing systems. Terms of bonds. Convertible and other equity-linked bonds. High yield notes. Other special types of bond issue. Bondholder trustees and meetings. Syndicate agents and bondholder trustees as fiduciaries.
Part 3 – Guarantees: Introduction to guarantees. Terms of guarantees. Independent guarantors: bank and export credit guarantees. Stand by letters of credit. Other forms of guarantee. Comfort letters. Outlines of guarantees.
Part 4 - Legal opinions: Introduction to legal opinions. Terms of legal opinions. Outlines of legal opinions.

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