Posts Tagged 'Interest Rate Swaps'

Property Alliance Group v Royal Bank of Scotland

Posted on June 17th, 2018 · Posted in Expert Witness, Interest Rate Swap

Property Alliance Group (‘PAG‘) is a property investment and development company with a large portfolio of property. Fifteen years ago, in 2003, the Royal Bank of Scotland (‘RBS‘), began to.. read more

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

Serious Fraud Office (‘SFO’) vs Stylianos Contogoulas and Ryan Reich

Posted on April 29th, 2017 · Posted in Criminal Cases, Expert Information, Expert Witness, Financial Litigation

The SFO suffered a severe setback on 7th April when it lost its case against two former Barclays traders, whom it alleged had been guilty of conspiring to manipulate the.. read more

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

Is Mediation right for you?

Posted on March 17th, 2015 · Posted in Mediation

In its simplest terms, mediation is the assistance given to two or more interacting parties by a third party who has no authority to impose an outcome; the third party.. read more

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

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

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

Graiseley Properties Ltd (Guardian Care Homes) v Barclays Bank PLC – Part 1

Posted on January 24th, 2013 · Posted in Expert Witness, Financial Litigation, Interest Rate Swap

Interest Rate Swap and LIBOR Fixing Case In this, one of the first swaps mis-selling cases to reach the High Court, Guardian’s lawyers argued that Barclays mis-selling of two interest.. read more