Legal risks in RWA Securitisation

We just come across this 2021 A Global Guide to Legal Issues in Securitisation by global law firm Baker McKenzie. Thought I shared with the community. There are 33 jurisdictions covered in this guide. No US but plenty of ASEAN, Asian, LATAM and European jurisdictions here.

We have found this guide useful in originating assets from Non-US jurisdictions. It is clear that some jurisdictions are preferred, on their own or in relation to structures involving the US. For example, if you have a lender SPV based in the US but borrower SPV based in UK or Switzerland then withholding tax on interest paid from the borrower to the lender could be an issue …

Reach out if you have any questions.

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