Archive for the 'Interest Rate Swap' Category

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Deutsche Bank v Comune di Savona

Posted on August 5th, 2017 · Posted in Financial Litigation, Interest Rate Swap

This case is the most recent in a number of cases brought in the English courts by Italian local authorities against banks. The banks are not necessarily English but the.. read more

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Darby Properties Ltd v Lloyds Bank plc

Is expert evidence needed in Interest Rate Hedging Product (‘IRHP‘) mis-selling disputes? To replace existing IRHPs the claimant company entered into a number of new such products with Lloyds, some.. read more

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Barnett Waddingham Trustees v RBS.

This case, decided in the Chancery Division of the High Court, centres on the question of whether an internal swap can be classed as a “funding transaction” for the purposes.. read more

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Bailey & MTR Bailey Trading Ltd v Barclays Bank Ltd.

Posted on November 14th, 2014 · Posted in Financial Litigation, Interest Rate Swap, Investment

Mr Bailey borrowed some £1.26m from Barclays in 2007, with a variable rate of interest, for the purchase of business property occupied by the second claimant, a company wholly owned.. read more

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Greenclose Ltd v National Westminster Bank

Posted on October 30th, 2014 · Posted in Financial Litigation, Interest Rate Swap

The Claimant Greenclose was a family business and the major shareholder and MD, Mr Leach, was described by the judge as an astute and sophisticated businessman who understood the nature.. read more

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Crestsign Ltd v NatWest and RBS

Posted on October 5th, 2014 · Posted in Financial Litigation, Interest Rate Swap, Investment

UK High Court reluctantly upholds bank disclaimer of liability after negligent sales The fallout from the 2008 Credit Crunch provided yet another court decision last week about the duties banks.. read more

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Kays Hotels Ltd v Barclays Bank Plc.

Posted on June 21st, 2014 · Posted in Financial Litigation, Interest Rate Swap

Kays was a family-owned company which owned a country house hotel. They entered into a loan agreement with Barclays in 2005 to borrow £1.34m repayable over 20 years. Before the.. read more

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Graiseley Properties Ltd (Guardian Care Homes) v Barclays Bank PLC – Part 2

Posted on April 12th, 2014 · Posted in Financial Litigation, Interest Rate Swap, Uncategorized

Also see Graiseley Properties Ltd (Guardian Care Homes) v Barclays Bank PLC – Part 1. Interest Rate Swap and LIBOR Fixing Case In an agreement reached this week Graiseley properties,.. read more

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Green and Rowley v RBS

Posted on October 12th, 2013 · Posted in Expert Witness, Financial Litigation, Interest Rate Swap

Interest Rate Swap Case. After months of anticipation and an intervention by the Financial Conduct Authority this case was quickly dealt with by the Court of Appeal, after an initial.. read more

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FSA publishes results of pilot study into Interest Rate Hedging Products (‘IRHPs’) or Interest Rate Swap Agreements (‘IRSAs’)

Posted on January 31st, 2013 · Posted in Expert Witness, Financial Litigation, Interest Rate Swap

What are IRHPs or IRSAs? During the period 2002-2008 many of the banks in the UK entered into agreements with customers where each month or quarter they would pay the.. read more