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Published: 01 November 2012

744 Pages


ISBN: 9780199601653

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Chapter 1

Financial Markets and Exchanges Law

Second Edition

Edited by Michael Blair QC, George Walker, and Stuart Willey

  • The leading book on the regulation of markets and exchanges
  • Addresses the developments in financial systems at domestic, regional and international level including coverage of financial stability
  • In-depth treatment of the practical workings of different markets including key rules on collateral, settlement and default
  • Written by leading specialists from private practice and the regulators including contributors from the US, Asia and continental Europe

New to this Edition:

  • Detailed examination of the impact of MiFID on the shape and structure of the markets
  • Coverage of the Payment Services Directive and Consumer Credit Directive
  • Expansion of material on securitization, dematerialization of assets and asset custody
  • New chapters on listing and disclosure rules, Multilaterial Trading Systems, transaction reporting, UK debt management, credit rating agencies, US securities and markets, and Asian markets and exchanges