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Principles of Banking Law

Third Edition

Sir Ross Cranston, Emilios Avgouleas, Kristin van Zwieten, Christopher Hare, and Theodor van Sante

08 February 2018

ISBN: 9780199276080

632 pages

In Stock

Price: £54.99

The most comprehensive and authoritative student-focused banking law text, authored by world-leading experts.



This third edition of the Principles of Banking Law provides a unique and authoritative treatment of both domestic and international banking law. Assembled by a group of expert authors, this new edition contains expanded coverage of developments in the fields of regulation, payment, lending, and capital markets.

  • Written by leading figures in the field, this book provides the most authoritative treatment of banking and services law, with in-depth expert coverage of global banking regulation, payment systems, capital markets, and trade finance.
  • Unlike other texts, the authors take an international perspective on the subject, thus helping locate domestic banking/financial law in its wider context
  • Takes a themed, policy-oriented approach to the subject which maps closely onto courses, making this an ideal text for use on banking/financial services law courses

About the Author(s)

Sir Ross Cranston, Professor of Law at the London School of Economics, Emilios Avgouleas, Professor of International Banking Law and Finance at the University of Edinburgh; European Banking Authority Stakeholder Group, Kristin van Zwieten, Clifford Chance Associate Professor of Law and Finance at Oxford University and a Fellow of Harris Manchester College, Christopher Hare, Travers Smith Associate Professor of Corporate and Commercial Law at the University of Oxford and a Fellow of Somerville College, and Theodor van Sante, Barrister at 3 Verulam Building, Gray's Inn, London

Table of Contents

    Part I: Banks and Bank Regulation
    1:Banks in the financial system
    2:Prudential regulation i: capital & liquidity controls
    3:Prudential regulation ii: structural reform, derivatives risks, deposit insurance, corporate governance
    4:Reconceptualising bank supervision and the lender of last resort
    5:Bank supervision in practice: the case of the UK and of the European banking union
    6:Bank insolvency and resolution
    Part II: Banks & Customers
    7:The bank-customer relationship
    8:Bank networks
    9:The duty of confidentiality
    10:Advisory and transactional liability
    11:Cross-border banking
    Part III: Payment & Payment Systems
    12:Principles of payment
    13:Domestic payment systems
    Part III: Banks & Finance
    15:Banks and the capital markets
    16:Loan sales and securitisation
    17:Trade finance

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