Equity Derivatives: Documenting and Understanding Equity Derivative Products

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Globe Law And Business, Jan 1, 2009 - Business enterprises - 437 pages
This accessible nwe title explains each type of transaction, together with the documentation involved. In particular, the book analyses and guides the reader through the full suite of OTC, exchange-traded and structured equity derivative documentation, and provides a detailed guide to the 2002 ISDA Equity Derivatives Definitions. The book further contains detailed analysis of the regulatory issues affecting equity derivative products in the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the United States, and covers tax issues arising in the United Kingdom and United States.

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Types of structured equity
Exchangetraded equity
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About the author (2009)

Edmund Parker is head of the derivatives practice at Mayer Brown┐s London office. He advises on complex over-the-counter credit and equity derivatives, property derivatives, commodity derivatives (including emissions trading), and insurance and pensions-linked derivative structures. He also advises on repackagings and distress situations affecting derivatives. He has extensive experience in a wide variety of structured transactions, including collateralised fund obligations, cash and synthetic collateralised debt obligations, credit constant proportion portfolio insurance, the establishment of credit derivative product companies, and structured equity and commodity products. According to UK Legal 500 2008, "the [derivatives] practice has been transformed by the arrival of [Parker]," and he "brings a reputation for structured credit and equity derivatives". It has also been said that he "would easily fit into any top-tier derivatives practice" and "he has great expertise" (Chambers UK 2009). Mr Parker has written extensively on derivatives and related matters, including publishing as sole author the acclaimed Credit Derivatives: Documenting and Understanding Credit Derivative Products.

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