Journals Higher Education



Published: 19 February 2020

368 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780198832713

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A new practitioner law publication

Principles of International Financial Law

Third Edition

Colin Bamford

  • The only book to provide an in-depth analysis of the principles underlying financial law the legal character of an obligation to pay money, or the nature of a fiduciary duty
  • Essential reading for those dealing with innovative products and structures, where command of underlying concepts and developments is vitally important
  • Considers case law and principles from a range of common law jurisdictions including the UK, US, Hong Kong, and Singapore

New to this Edition:

  • Examines the legal and practical implications of Distributed Ledger Technology
  • Expands the analysis of the meaning of money by considering the impact of cryptocurrencies
  • Provides expanded detail on access to the US monetary system by sanctioned persons
  • Considers recent cases on the construction of financial contracts

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