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ISDA Arbitration Guide – one year on

One year on since the International Swaps and Derivatives Association (“ISDA“) published its 2013 Arbitration Guide, the ISDA Arbitration Committee recently met in London to discuss the reception to the Guide, and to consider any proposals for amendment or expansion. … Continue reading

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The future of financial services arbitration

Recent years have seen rapid growth in the use of arbitration as a means of resolving disputes in the financial services sector, an area where English or New York court jurisdiction has traditionally been favoured by market participants.  This trend … Continue reading

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ISDA releases Arbitration Guide

On 9 September 2013, the International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) published its long-awaited Arbitration Guide. The Guide comprises an explanatory memorandum which provides an overview of arbitration, together with model arbitration clauses (and guidance notes) for use with the … Continue reading

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ISDA’s Financial Law Reform Committee meets in Singapore to discuss model arbitration clauses

Following the release by the International Swaps and Derivatives Association (“ISDA“) of various draft model arbitration clauses for use with the 1992 and 2002 versions of the ISDA Master Agreement together with an introductory note on arbitration (see link to … Continue reading

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ISDA issues model arbitration clauses for use with Master Agreements

The International Swaps and Derivatives Association (“ISDA“) has released a number of model arbitration clauses for use with the ISDA 2002 Master Agreement and ISDA 1992 Master Agreement (Multicurrency – Cross Border), which are the market leading standard form agreements … Continue reading

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Consultation underway on the use of arbitration under the ISDA Master Agreements

The International Swaps and Derivatives Association (“ISDA“) is undertaking a consultation on the use of arbitration under the ISDA Master Agreements, the market leading standard form agreements for documenting swaps and other derivative transactions. As ISDA’s consultation documents point out, … Continue reading

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PRIME Finance: a new dispute resolution option for the financial sector

A new financial dispute resolution body, the Panel of Recognised International Market Experts in Finance (“PRIME Finance“), had its official launch in The Hague last month. Its aim is to provide a bespoke forum for the resolution of complex financial … Continue reading

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