Corporate Finance Law In The Uk And Eu by Dan PrenticeCorporate Finance Law In The Uk And Eu by Dan Prentice

Corporate Finance Law In The Uk And Eu

byDan Prentice, Arad Reisberg

Hardcover | March 17, 2011

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Combining perspectives from practice, legal theory and doctrinal analysis, this book presents a comprehensive examination of the questions facing the current understanding and future application of corporate finance law, such as the optimal adaptation of regulation in highly dynamic settingsand the scope for innovation in legal markets in light of the current debt crisis. The book considers areas of corporate finance that are likely to be of key importance in the next few years including regulatory reforms, which are of present concern. It also addresses timely and important questions such as the impact of higher interest rates on capital markets strategies and howdirectors should balance the demands for disclosure and transparency with the cost of compliance. Bringing together contributions from over 20 international leading academic and practitioner experts in this area, this book provides a comparative perspective of equity financing, debt financing, European law and policy, and practical research on how to improve and solve current problems related tocorporate finance.
Dan Prentice is a visiting professor at University College London and practices at Erskine Chambers. He is Emeritus Professor of Corporate Law at the University of Oxford and he is a member of the Law Society's Committees on Company Law and Insolvency Law. Arad Reisberg is a Reader in Corporate and Financial Law at University College...
Title:Corporate Finance Law In The Uk And EuFormat:HardcoverDimensions:640 pagesPublished:March 17, 2011Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199589615

ISBN - 13:9780199589616


Table of Contents

Part I: Equity financing and capital markets finance1. John Lowry: The prohibition against financial assistance constructing a rational response2. David Kershaw: The decline of legal capital: an exploration of the consequences of board solvency based capital reductions3. Ceri Bryant: Schemes of arrangement4. Jesper Lau Hansen: Insider dealing after the market abuse directive5. Emilios Avgouleas: Short sales regulation in seasoned equity offerings: what are the issues?6. Iris H-Y Chiu: Initial public offers - the supply and demand side perspectives in the legal framework7. Arad Reisberg: The future role of credit rating agencies in contemporary financial markers - a theoretical perspectivePart II: Debt financing and taxation8. Robert Stevens: Contractual aspects of debt financing9. Marcus Smith QC: Security10. Ian Annetts and Ed Murray: Set-off, netting and alternatives to security11. Andrew McKnight: Policy issues and reform in debt finance: the reform of the English law of secured transactions in personal property12. Look Chan Ho: The practitioner's perspective: the Financial Collateral Directive in England13. John Vella: The assymetrical treatment of debt and equity finance under UK tax lawPart III: European law and policy14. Harry McVea: The EU Financial Services Action Plan and its impact on corporate finance15. William W. Bratton, Joseph A. McCahery and Erik P.M. Vermeulen: The impact of increased corporate mobility on corporate lawmaking in the EU and on corporate finance issues16. Wolf-Georg Ringe: Is Volkswagan the new Centros? Free movement of capital's impact on company law17. Pierre Schammo: Equivalence-based regulation and EU prospectus law: the shadow regime18. Heriberte Hirte and Alexander Schall: Legal capital and the EU-treaties