Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law 2023/1


  • Sarah Lewis: Increasing interest? Hedging considerations in light of rising interest rates (3)


  • Helen Pugh: Crypto fraud and the bona fide purchaser for value defence (5)
  • Kwan Ho Lau: Contractual novations: the “partial novation” phenomenon and is advance consent absolute? (8)
  • John McGrath, Kay Morley:The suspense ends: court says certain ISDA bankruptcy defaults can be cured (12)
  • Sarah Garvey: Cross-border enforcement of judgments in the post-Brexit age: a glimmer of light on the horizon? (15)
  • Gerard McMeel: “Now what news on the Rialto?” the resurgence of capacity risk and the slow demise of contractual estoppel (19)
  • William Wilson, Rabin Kok: Cryptocurrency and the claim in debt (25)
  • Nicole Kearse: A case for “debt-for-nature” and “debt-for-climate” swaps in emerging and developing economies (28)
  • Nicholas Medcroft, Leonora Sagan: Reforming corporate criminal liability: a missed opportunity to modernise the law (30)
  • William Hibbert: The new FCA Consumer Duty: the interrelationship with common law contractual obligations (33)
  • Zarra McGlone: Oceanfill v Nuffield: a clear outlook for commercial landlords? (35)
  • Felix Lee, Edward Ti, Stephanie Yeo, Clayton Chong: When Singapore REITs go under: risks and solutions for lenders (37)
  • Michael H. Meissner: EU prudential supervision: classifying institutions as significant or less significant following Wirecard’s collapse (41)

In Practice

  • Chris Bates, Julia Machin:The UK Financial Services and Markets Bill and UK Retained EU Law (Revocation and Reform) Bill: a comparison (45)
  • Jessica Walker, Tim Bennett: BTI v Sequana: practical implications for directors trading in the zone of insolvency (50)


  • Book Review by Ross Cranston (51)
  • Case Analysis by 3 Verulam Buildings and Merton College (52)
  • Regulation Update by Norton Rose Fulbright (57)
  • Market Movements by CMS (60)
  • Deals (62)
  • Legal Ease with Lexis®PSL (63)
  • International Briefings from Switzerland (64)