ILF Summer School “Law of Banking and Capital Markets” from 27 August to 7 September 2018

The ILF successfully conducted its Summer School "Law of Banking and Capital Markets" from 27 August to 7 September 2018. The Summer School is aimed at highly-qualified advanced students of German law, German law clerks and PhD students with a particular interest for Law of Banking and Capital Markets.

During a total of ten course days, the ILF Summer School "Law of Banking and Capital Markets" taught principles and in-depth knowledge of Banking Supervisory Law and Restructuring of Banks, Credit and Hybrid Financing, Aircraft Financing, Issuances of Debentures and Stocks as well as of Trading and Acquisition of Loans Portfolio.

In addition, legal principles and practice of Specialized Financing und Derivates were introduced. Further topics were Asset Management, Restructuring of Financial Distress, Law on Takeovers and Going Private and Drafting of Legal Documents held in the English language. The course days were based on themes selected and lectured by experts from the top law firms Allen & Overy, Baker McKenzie, Clifford Chance, Dentons Europe Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Hengeler Mueller, KWM Europe, Latham & Watkins, Linklaters, Mayer Brown and representatives of ABN Amro Bank, Morgan Stanley Bank, ODDO BHF, Commerzbank, Deutsche Bank and German Stock Exchange.

The Summer School 2018 officially ended with a dinner event where the selected participants had the opportunity to network with the representatives of the law firms and banks as well as amongst themselves.