International Monetary and Financial Law: The Global Crisis

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This new book from MOCOMILA, the Monetary Law Committee of the ILA, is a unique collaboration of the top academic and practitioner monetary and financial lawyers from around the world. It examines current legal issues of international monetary and financial law in the light of the current global financial crisis and consequent reforms of international and domestic financial architecture. The book deals with post-crisis financial regulation and supervision, including that of rating agencies and sovereign wealth ...

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Overview

This new book from MOCOMILA, the Monetary Law Committee of the ILA, is a unique collaboration of the top academic and practitioner monetary and financial lawyers from around the world. It examines current legal issues of international monetary and financial law in the light of the current global financial crisis and consequent reforms of international and domestic financial architecture. The book deals with post-crisis financial regulation and supervision, including that of rating agencies and sovereign wealth funds, and financial crisis resolution with an analysis of bank rescue operations.

Covering matters of current interest such as central banks, international payments, money laundering, and sovereign debt, this book is for banking and financial practitioners, in-house lawyers, central banks and international financial institutions as well as academics in the field of international and financial law.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780199588411
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
  • Publication date: 4/15/2011
  • Pages: 500
  • Product dimensions: 6.80 (w) x 9.70 (h) x 1.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Professor Giovanoli is Emeritus Professor at the University of Lausanne and a member of MOCOMILA of which he was chairman from 1995-2005. He spent over 35 years as counsel at the Bank of International Settlements in Basel. He was the editor of International Monetary Law - Issues for the New Millennium (OUP, 2000).

Diego Devos is Deputy General Counsel of the Bank for International Settlements and a member of MOCOMILA. He has written several articles on financial law. The work brings together a group of leading academic and practitioner monetary and financial lawyers from around the world, including general counsels of major financial institutions and central banks, distinguished practitioners in the area of international economic law and prominent academics in this area.

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Table of Contents

I. The Reform of the International Financial Architecture
1. The International Financial Architecture and its reform after the crisis, Mario Giovanoli
2. Reforming the IMF, Sean Hagan
3. Crisis Prevention: Lessons from Emerging Markets for Advanced Economies, Jonathan T. Fried and James A. Haley
4. Standards and the Rule of Law after the Global Financial Crisis, William Blair
5. Promoting Integrity in Financial Markets in light of the G20 Recommendations, James H. Freis Jr.
II. Financial Regulation and Supervision: the Crisis Test
6. The Proposals of the Larosiere Group on the Future of Financial Supervision in the European Community, Christos Gortsos
7. The implementation of the Larosiere Report: A Progress Report, Jean-Victor Louis
8. The Basel Committee and EU Banking Regulation in the Aftermath of the Credit Crisis, Klaus Peter Follak
9. The Reform of Financial Regulation in the United States after the Crisis, Ernest T. Patrikis
10. Lessons for 21st Century Bankers: Differences between Investment and Depositary Banking, Cynthia C.Lichtenstein
11. The Reform of Financial Regulation in the United Kingdom after the Crisis, Sandeep Dhama, Charles Proctor and John Taylor
12. Regulation of Rating Agencies: Current and Future, Takashi Kubota
13. Sovereign Wealth Funds and their Regulation, John Taylor
III. Financial Crisis Resolution and Litigation Issues
14. The Federal Reserve's Response to the Crisis - Doing Whatever it Takes within its Legal Authority, Thomas C. Baxter Jr. and David Gross
15. European Supervisors in the Credit Crisis: Issues of Competence and Competition, Rene Smits
16. Legislative Measures to Support Financial Market Stability - the German Example and its European Context, Bernd Krauskopf
17. Cross-Border Bank Resolution - a Reform Agenda, Eva Huepkes and Diego Devos
18. The Rescue of UBS, Luc Thevenoz
19. How Crisis Resistant is Islamic Finance?, Sundaram Gopal
20. The Donegal Case and the African Legal Support Facility, Adesegun Akin-Olugbade
21. The Enforcement of Sovereign Debt, Engela Schlemmer
Part IV. Money, Central Banks and Payment Obligations
22. The Objectives of Central Banks, Francois Gianviti
23. Neutrality of Money and Central Bank Independence, Manuel Monteagudo Valdez
24. The Future of Lex Monetae, Hideki Kanda and Kazuaki Sono
25. An Institutional Theory of Money, Antonio Sainz de Vicuna
26. Transfer of Funds: Investment Rules and their Relationship to Other International Agreements, Rudolf Dolzer
27. Global and Cross-Border Credit Transfers: The Role of Legislation in Addressing Legal Risk for Participants, Benjamin Geva
28. Indexation and Value Clauses, Charles Proctor

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