NautaDutilh builds on many years’ experience with (OTC) derivatives, repurchase transactions and securities lending. We are the author of major industry standard jurisdiction opinions, including the ISDA Collateral Opinion on the ISDA Credit Support Documents, the ISDA/ FIA Cleared Opinion, the ISDA CM Reliance Opinion and the ISDA Client Reliance Opinion for the Netherlands and the annual ICMA/ ISLA jurisdiction opinions for the Netherlands.
We regularly assist ISDA and many international and Dutch market parties in respect of their dealings in derivatives, repo's, securities lending, prime brokerage and other financial products. We act for national and international financial institutions on both the sell-side and the buy-side.
As a leading firm in the regulatory area, we are well-equipped to contribute in-depth knowledge of the regulatory aspects of derivatives, repurchase transactions and securities lending such as EMIR (II), Securities Financing Transactions (SFT) Regulation, MiFID II/ MiFIR, Benchmark Regulation, BRRD (II)/ SRM (II) and other regulations impacting such financial products, as well as on the contracts documenting such derivatives and other products. This allows us to advise our clients on a transaction basis as well as on the regulatory impact on the structuring of derivatives products.
Our derivatives, repurchase transactions and securities lending services are broad and include: