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David Benton

Partner

London

Benton David
David Benton

Partner

London

David is the Head of our Global International Capital Markets group and is based in London.

He specialises in derivatives and structured finance transactions and has experience in equity, credit, fund-linked, commodity and other derivatives including repos and stocklending. David's recent work centres on a number of significant issues currently surrounding the derivatives markets, including the eurozone sovereign debt crisis and the testing of key derivatives principles.

He regularly acts as counsel to International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) on a wide range of issues and has been involved in ISDA's documentation, regulatory and law reform activities for many years. He recently advised ISDA on major revisions to the credit derivatives definitions. David also advised on the new standard credit support annex provisions and the Standard Reference Obligation project. He also regularly advises the ISDA EMEA Credit Derivatives Determinations Committee.

News & insights

News: 10 SEPTEMBER 2020

Allen & Overy sur l’émission d’obligations à durée indéterminée pour 1 milliard d’euros de Total

Allen & Overy a conseillé Citigroup sur l’émission d’obligations à durée indéterminée pour 1 milliard d’euros de Total et le rachat partiel de ses obligations super subordonnées. 

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News: 09 JULY 2020

Allen & Overy conseille BNP Paribas et Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank sur l'émission d’un Euro PP au format obligataire de 200 millions d’euros de bioMérieux

Allen & Overy a conseillé le syndicat bancaire, composé de BNP Paribas et Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, dans le cadre de l’émission par la société bioMérieux, acteur majeur dans le…

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News: 09 JULY 2020

Allen & Overy sur l’émission obligataire inaugurale de 500 millions d’euros d’Eiffage

Allen & Overy a conseillé le syndicat bancaire, composé de BBVA, BNP Paribas, CaixaBank, CIC Market Solutions, Crédit Agricole CIB, Natixis, Santander Corporate & Investment Banking, Société Générale…

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News: 08 JULY 2020

Allen & Overy sur l’émission d’obligations subordonnées Tier 2 pour un montant de 750 millions d’euros de CNP Assurances

Allen & Overy a conseillé le syndicat bancaire, composé de Barclays, BNP Paribas, Crédit Agricole CIB, Goldman Sachs Bank Europe SE, HSBC et Natixis, dans le cadre de l’émission obligataire d’un…

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London

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Qualifications

Professionnelles

Admitted as solicitor, England and Wales, 1990

Académiques

BA (Hons), Law, University of Cambridge, 1987