Nov 10, 2020
The Alternative Reference Rates Committee (ARRC) has selected Secured Overnight Financing Rate (SOFR) as the replacement for LIBOR in the US. However, a group of US banks — primarily non-money centers have expressed concerns about the use of SOFR as the replacement benchmark for LIBOR. They argue that during times...
Oct 23, 2020
In this second part, Mayer Brown partners Ed Parker, Chris Arnold and Curtis Doty will focus on an analysis of the protocol and answer questions such as: “What are the key implications for loan markets? and “Who are the likely adherents to the protocol?”
Oct 22, 2020
Mayer Brown partners Ed Parker, Chris Arnold and Curtis Doty will discuss the key features of the protocol and its underlying document template as well as issues such as adherence to the protocol and key timing milestones. In the second part of the edition, we will focus on an analysis of the protocol and...
Sep 23, 2020
Mayer Brown Partners David Duffee, Jennie Kratchovil, Adam Wolk and Paul Forrester discuss 8 key things that both borrowers and lenders need to focus on when documenting SOFR loans in the face of the Alternative Reference Rates Committee (ARRC) hardwired approach on SOFR.
Sep 9, 2020
Join Mayer Brown partners Anna Pinedo and Paul Forrester for the second of our two part edition focusing on the key LIBOR related issues impacting Floating Rate Notes (FRNs), Preferred Stock, Depositary Shares, and Capital Securities. In this part, we will focus specifically addressing LIBOR based Preferred...