Event Date/Time: Jan 21, 2009
End Date/Time: Jan 23, 2009
Swaps and derivatives have become a vital tool in risk management and structured financings are used by an ever-increasing number of banks, financial institutions and corporations. From the basic swap structure a wide range of complex instruments have been developed. Swaps are legally complex and have been the cause of major litigation. To protect all the parties involved, transactions must be properly documented. Lawyers and documentation staff need to understand both the products, the legal issues and effective documentation techniques.