Derivatives and Structured Finance
The Derivatives and Structured Finance group at A&O has been at the forefront of the transformation of the derivatives and structured finance markets for decades.
We develop relevant and innovative solutions to the challenges that our clients face, helping them to concentrate on their day to day business and succeed in today’s markets. We continue to play a leading role in the development and implementation of the myriad of regulations affecting the derivatives and structured finance markets.
For example, Margin, poses intricate issues for our clients and we are providing our clients with a seamless combination of innovative technology and traditional legal advice. We are also advising our clients on clearing, U.S. and EU execution platforms and trading requirements, covering EMIR, Dodd-Frank, MiFID and other regulations that have an impact on these markets.
We advise our clients on a wide range of transactions that incorporate traditional derivatives and structured finance structures in bespoke and complex ways relevant to today’s markets and regulatory environment. These include CLOs, commodity structures, equity financings and illiquid asset financings with underlying assets in many jurisdictions across the globe.
We have worked with ISDA for more than 20 years, and our close involvement with other industry bodies, has given us a unique opportunity to participate in the development of the OTC derivatives industry. We translate this into effective, efficient and practical advice to our clients.
News & insights
News: 29 JULY 2021
Milano – Allen & Overy ha prestato assistenza legale in relazione ad un’operazione di cartolarizzazione di crediti al consumo originati da Creditis Servizi Finanziari S.p.A., intermediario finanziario…Leggi di più
Publications: 26 JULY 2021
Con l’entrata in vigore del Decreto 30 aprile 2021, n. 100 sono state specificate le attribuzioni del Comitato FinTech istituito dal Decreto Crescita, inoltre l'Italia si dota di una sandbox…Leggi di più
Publications: 23 APRIL 2021
Un sostanziale “pareggio” tra nullità e validità.Leggi di più
Publications: 23 DECEMBER 2020
Seri rischi di nullità, effetti restitutori e possibili difese.Leggi di più