Recent Posts by IIBLP

ICC Draft Opinion Updates from the Rome

  ICC Draft Notes DCW is reporting from the ICC Banking Commission Technical Meeting in Rome on 7-9 November. The Draft ICC Opinions panel met yesterday (Wednesday, 9 November) and as usual produced spirited conversation amongst participants. Some noteworthy takeaways from the 14 discussed Draft Opinions include: Read more

Standby LCs and Hard Rock Mining

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What do the two have to do with one another? 

On 12 January 2016 the IIBLP accepted an invitation to attend a meeting with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to discuss the use of lcs as a means...

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Premium Content from May DCW Issue

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Documentary Credit World (DCW)

First published in 1997, DCW is the longest running trade finance publication, relied on by more than 1,100 specialists worldwide. With a global advisory council and a rotating cast of prominent contributors, DCW keeps you in the know...
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Recent ICC Opinions

ICC Opinion from ICC Banking Commission Meeting

Some of the Answers Only Prompt More Questions

The intent of ICC Opinions is to address queries received from ICC National Committees and respond with a carefully worded analysis and conclusion that will benefit and guide the international banking community. Often, this...

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Trade Based Financial Crime Regulations Workshop

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Trade Based Financial Crime Regulation Workshops

The Institute of International Banking Law & Practice is proud to announce a timely series of workshops in 2016 on Trade Based Financial Crime Regulation. IIBLP is the leading force in letter of...
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What’s in Store for 2016

IIBLP 2016 Planning

IIBLP 2016 Planning

Happy New Year to our friends, colleagues, and supporters! We thank you all for making 2015 such a successful year for the Institute, permitting us to reach some of the highest event attendances in our history. This year...
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Drafting Evergreen Clauses

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Drafting Evergreen Clauses

Although there are many opportunities to utilize automatic renewal clauses in standby LCs and independent guarantees, some banks shy away from these helpful tools. Part of the reason why stems from confusion surrounding the popular name, “evergreen”.

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