Law firms end legal confusion over US ABS rules
Originators of Aircraft ABS deals are not subject to the Dodd-Frank’s 5% risk retention rules, according to a panel of aviation lawyers in a new white paper. Ishka examines their argument and assesses what this means for future ABS issuances.
Shipping sulphur regulations push up jet fuel prices
The premium of jet fuel over crude oil has increased 31.3% since new limits for the sulphur content of marine fuels was announced. more
Treaty lenders make cautious comeback after Japanese tax reforms
Treaty lenders are slowly returning to the Japanese market after tax reforms announced last year left overseas lenders unsure how competitive they could be against domestic banks when contending for JOLCO debt mandates. more