Debthttp://www.iflr.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2374©2018 IFLR60DebtDEAL: Sumitomo Mitsui Bank's covered bondsThe deal relied on a contractual trust-based structure rather than a traditional legal frameworkhttp://www.iflr.com/Article/3839037/DEAL-Sumitomo-Mitsui-Banks-covered-bonds.htmlThu, 18 Oct 2018 12:30:00 GMTPRIMER: the secured overnight financing rate (Sofr)IFLR's latest primer looks in depth at the most likely long-term replacement for the Libor benchmark interest ratehttp://www.iflr.com/Article/3831598/PRIMER-the-secured-overnight-financing-rate-Sofr.htmlWed, 17 Oct 2018 14:30:00 GMTPRIMER: operational risk – prudential regulation perspectiveRegulation and risk management expert Bozena Gulija examines how interest and resources have increased when it comes to this category of riskhttp://www.iflr.com/Article/3838518/PRIMER-operational-riskprudential-regulation-perspective.htmlTue, 16 Oct 2018 12:15:00 GMTRatings scandal prompts action from Chinese regulatorThe Dagong incident and a desire to internationalise Chinese capital markets have forced a number of government agencies to step inhttp://www.iflr.com/Article/3838273/Ratings-scandal-prompts-action-from-Chinese-regulator.htmlMon, 15 Oct 2018 10:00:00 GMTEU Prospectus and Primary Markets Issuance Conference 2018: key takeawaysAll the highlights from IFLR's ninth prospectus forumhttp://www.iflr.com/Article/3836385/EU-Prospectus-and-Primary-Markets-Issuance-Conference-2018-key-takeaways.htmlThu, 04 Oct 2018 12:30:00 GMTIFC: Asian green finance market needs to move beyond bondsPanellists at a Euromoney Conferences forum believe a stronger push from investors and asset managers are keyhttp://www.iflr.com/Article/3836055/IFC-Asian-green-finance-market-needs-to-move-beyond-bonds.htmlTue, 02 Oct 2018 17:15:00 GMTEuromoney Legal Media Group Americas Rising Star Awards: winners announcedAll the winning individuals and firms of Euromoney's first Americas Rising Stars awardshttp://www.iflr.com/Article/3835207/Euromoney-Legal-Media-Group-Americas-Rising-Star-Awards-winners-announced.htmlFri, 28 Sep 2018 09:00:00 GMTDEAL: Phoenix Group’s tier 2 euro-denominated bullet bondThe deal comes amid an anticipated end to the buoyant European debt cyclehttp://www.iflr.com/Article/3834672/DEAL-Phoenix-Groups-tier-2-euro-denominated-bullet-bond.htmlWed, 26 Sep 2018 12:30:00 GMTClock is ticking for SEC to implement new leverage rulesSeveral BDCs gained board approval to double their leverage earlier this year, but the rules are yet to be amendedhttp://www.iflr.com/Article/3834196/Clock-is-ticking-for-SEC-to-implement-new-leverage-rules.htmlFri, 21 Sep 2018 18:45:00 GMTDEAL: NET4GAS exchange and tender offerExchange and tender offers were carried out under English law but local Czech law governed the documentationhttp://www.iflr.com/Article/3832432/DEAL-NET4GAS-exchange-and-tender-offer.htmlWed, 12 Sep 2018 16:30:00 GMTDEAL: world’s first sukuk ESG equity fundA key jurisdiction for Islamic finance, Malaysia is creating a new investment producthttp://www.iflr.com/Article/3832027/DEAL-worlds-first-sukuk-ESG-equity-fund.htmlTue, 11 Sep 2018 13:45:00 GMTMifid II encouraging AI boom in fixed incomeRegulators need to ensure that regulation is incentive-based to avoid discouraging innovationhttp://www.iflr.com/Article/3831749/Mifid-II-encouraging-AI-boom-in-fixed-income.htmlFri, 07 Sep 2018 16:45:00 GMTINTERVIEW: Laura Cha, chairman of Hong Kong Exchanges and ClearingAsia reporter Karry Lai speaks with HKEx’s chairman about her career path, Hong Kong’s new listing regime and strategies to increase women on boardshttp://www.iflr.com/Article/3831370/INTERVIEW-Laura-Cha-chairman-of-Hong-Kong-Exchanges-and-Clearing.htmlWed, 05 Sep 2018 16:45:00 GMTDEAL: world’s first global blockchain bond (bond-i)The World Bank's bond used smart contracts to automate the traditional bond issuance processhttp://www.iflr.com/Article/3830204/DEAL-worlds-first-global-blockchain-bond-bond-i.htmlThu, 30 Aug 2018 10:00:00 GMTDEAL: Fannie Mae’s Sofr-linked bondThe first index backed securities for the fledgling benchmark has a diverse investor breakdown, lending the rate additional credibilityhttp://www.iflr.com/Article/3829756/DEAL-Fannie-Maes-Sofr-linked-bond.htmlTue, 28 Aug 2018 16:00:00 GMTMifid II: how banks are defending fee nondisclosureVarious legal opinions have emerged, providing comfort to firms who argue that clients aren’t interested in knowing anywayhttp://www.iflr.com/Article/3824777/Mifid-II-how-banks-are-defending-fee-nondisclosure.htmlThu, 02 Aug 2018 13:45:00 GMTTLAC: disclosure won’t fix senior non-preferred pricingA lack of investor education may be to blame, but analysts on both buy and sellside argue that the unpredictability of bail-in regimes is a far bigger concernhttp://www.iflr.com/Article/3823300/TLAC-disclosure-wont-fix-senior-non-preferred-pricing.htmlFri, 27 Jul 2018 10:00:00 GMT