ISDA Legal Opinion Developments (APAC)

Thursday, September 1, 2022
Online

Member US$100.00

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China has passed the Futures and Derivatives Law on 1 August, recognising the enforceability of close-out netting in China for the first time. This event will discuss ISDA’s newly published netting and collateral opinions for China, initial margin developments as well as the use of SFT documentation in Asia.

 

This event is open to ISDA members only

 

Registration for this event will close 2 hours before the live broadcast

 

This is an ISDA Virtual Conference:

  • Event will be live on September 1, 2022 from 3:00 PM - 5:20 PM HKT/SGT  |  Timezone Converter
  • Miss part of the event or aren't able to watch live? The recording will be available to registrants until October 1, 2022

 

Educational Credits

2.0 CPD Credit Hours Available (England and Wales)

2.5 CLE Credit Hours Available (New York) Transitional and Non-Transitional

2.5 CPE Credit Hours Available

Other accreditation of APAC region is currently pending

ISDA is recognized by the Securities and Futures Commission (“SFC”) as an approved Continuous Professional Training (“CPT”) course provider. Please click here for more information on SFC’s Guidelines on CPT.

Print Agenda ISDA Legal Opinion Developments (APAC) for

3:00 PM Introduction and Welcoming Remarks Annabel Akintomide

Annabel Akintomide, Assistant General Counsel and Director, Global Opinions, ISDA

3:05 PM Netting in China Jing Gu, Navin Desor, Andrew Fei, Chin-Chong Liew, Terry Yang

This panel will analyze China’s Futures and Derivatives law and discuss ISDA’s netting and collateral opinions for China.

Moderator: Jing Gu, Head of Legal, Asia Pacific, ISDA
Navin Desor, Regional Head of Legal, Markets and Securities Services, Asia Pacific, HSBC
Andrew Fei, Registered Foreign Lawyer (New York, USA), King & Wood Mallesons
Chin-Chong Liew, Capital Markets Partner, Hong Kong, Linklaters
Terry Yang, Partner, Clifford Chance

3:55 PM Break

4:00 PM Developments in Emerging Markets Sonal Pattnayak, Arie Armand, Jayesh H, Rabindra Nathan, Lisa Wang

This session will explore recent developments and collateral enforceability issues relating to initial margin in Taiwan, Malaysia, India and Indonesia.

Moderator: Sonal Pattnayak, Counsel, Asia Pacific, ISDA
Arie Armand, Managing Partner, Armand Yapsunto Muharamsyah & Partners
Jayesh H, Co-Founder, Juris Corp
Rabindra Nathan, Partner, Shearn Delamore & Co.
Lisa Wang, Partner, Russin & Vecchi International Legal Counsellors, Taipei

4:40 PM ISDA’s SFT Documentation Max Allan, Pauline Ashall, John Ho, Jisuk Kim

Earlier this year ISDA published a new definitional booklet and related set of provisions designed to allow firms to document derivatives and securities financing transactions under a single ISDA Master Agreement. This session will highlight potential user cases in Asia-Pacific and additional considerations in Australia and South Korea.

Max Allan, Partner, King & Wood Mallesons
Pauline Ashall, Partner, Linklaters
John Ho, Head, Legal, Financial Markets, Standard Chartered Bank
Jisuk Kim, Senior Foreign Attorney, Kim & Chang

5:20 PM Conference Concludes

Agenda is subject to change.


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