Syndicated Loan Market Advocacy & Regulatory

The LSTA advocates on behalf of the loan market, and focuses on critical matters (regulations under Dodd-Frank, Leveraged Lending Guidance, FATCA and Bankruptcy reform) that could dramatically affect the loan market and the broader economy.

Upcoming Meetings

  • No upcoming meetings

CLO Committee

LSTA Project Manager: Meredith Coffey

The CLO Committee was formed to share information and best practices among CLO managers, structurers and lawyers. In recent years, it has focused on regulatory issues including risk retention, FATCA (Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act), the Volcker Rule and issues arising from the SEC. The committee prepares analysis and white papers to support the CLO community’s efforts with regulators, lawmakers and rating agencies. 

The Committee’s membership is open to CLO managers, structurers, researchers and lawyers. 

Litigation Committee

LSTA Project Manager: Elliot Ganz

The purpose of the Litigation Committee is to review and approve amicus litigation proposals. 

Regulatory Committee

LSTA Project Managers: Elliot Ganz & Meredith Coffey

The mission of the Regulatory Committee is to develop and supervise the LSTA’s strategy for interfacing with regulators and other government entities. This Committee is open to LSTA members by invitation only.

LIBOR Working Group

LSTA Project Manager: Meredith Coffey

The LIBOR Working Group engages with ARRC, regulators and other trade associations to help with LIBOR replacement. Interested parties should contact Meredith Coffey for more information.

Leveraged Lending Guidance Working Group

LSTA Project Manager: Meredith Coffey & Tess Virmani

Leveraged Lending Guidance Working Group engages on Leveraged Lending Guidance with market participants and regulators via roundtables, meetings and comment letters.  Interested parties should contact Meredith Coffey or Tess Virmani for more information. 

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