Derivatives Boot Camp

Wednesday, March 07, 2007

About

Understand the Essential Fundamentals of Derivatives Transactions And Confirmations

Whether you currently work in one aspect of derivatives and want a complete picture or are seeking an understanding of the basics, this selection of conference materials from the comprehensive program will take you from the motivation behind transactions to the confirmations. Our practical case studies will guide you through:

  • Asking the right questions when documenting derivatives
  • Equity derivatives transactions
  • Energy and commodity markets and transactions
  • Additional termination events and the ISDAŽ Credit Support Annex
  • Documenting credit derivatives
  • Documenting equity derivative confirmations

Contents & Contributors

About

Understand the Essential Fundamentals of Derivatives Transactions And Confirmations

Whether you currently work in one aspect of derivatives and want a complete picture or are seeking an understanding of the basics, this selection of conference materials from the comprehensive program will take you from the motivation behind transactions to the confirmations. Our practical case studies will guide you through:

  • Asking the right questions when documenting derivatives
  • Equity derivatives transactions
  • Energy and commodity markets and transactions
  • Additional termination events and the ISDAŽ Credit Support Annex
  • Documenting credit derivatives
  • Documenting equity derivative confirmations

Contents & Contributors


PRIME BROKERAGE: PURPOSE, STRUCTURE AND DOCUMENTATION
Robert Spielman, Deutsche Bank AG (New York, NY)

EQUITY DERIVATIVES TRANSACTIONS
Jeannette K. Boot, WilmerHale (New York, NY), Former Counsel at Och-Ziff Capital Management

EQUITY DERIVATIVES TRANSACTIONS
Robin Powers, Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP (New York, NY)

ENERGY AND COMMODITY MARKETS AND TRANSACTIONS
Mark Sherrill, Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP (Washington, DC)
Paul Turner, Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP (Houston, TX)

INTRODUCTION TO THE ISDA MASTER AGREEMENTS
Adele Raspe, Global Derivative Counsel, XL America (Stamford, CT)

ADDITIONAL TERMINATION EVENTS AND THE ISDAŽ CREDIT SUPPORT ANNEX
Sherri Venokur, Special Counsel, Strook & Strook & Lavan, LLP (New York, NY)

DOCUMENTING CREDIT DERIVATIVES
Joel Telpner, Partner, Mayer Brown Rowe & Maw (New York, NY)

DOCUMENTING EQUITY DERIVATIVE CONFIRMATIONS
Joyce Y. Xu, Davis Polk & Wardwell (New York, NY)

DOCUMENTING ENERGY AND COMMODITIES CONFIRMATIONS
Charles F. Cerria, Trading Counsel, Hess Corporation (New York, NY)



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