Principles of International Financial Law


Principles of International Financial Law

Third Edition

Colin Bamford

•The only book to provide an in-depth analysis of the principles underlying financial law the legal character of an obligation to pay money, or the nature of a fiduciary duty

•Essential reading for those dealing with innovative products and structures, where command of underlying concepts and developments is vitally important

•Considers case law and principles from a range of common law jurisdictions including the UK, US, Hong Kong, and Singapore

New to this Edition:

•Examines the legal and practical implications of Distributed Ledger Technology

•Expands the analysis of the meaning of money by considering the impact of cryptocurrencies

•Provides expanded detail on access to the US monetary system by sanctioned persons

•Considers recent cases on the construction of financial contracts