Pages from InSlowTimesLayGroundworkForSuccessInWashington (Phillip Black)

This year started slowly on the policy front for the LSTA. In fact, this has been the quietest six months for us in Washington since I started at the LSTA two-and-a-half years ago. That’s to be expected, perhaps, given that we’re at the start of a new administration. It’s not a bad thing either; after all, our one constant ask in Washington is to be left alone.  Written by Phillip Black.


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The Kirschner Case: This is the End

The Supreme Court denied Kirschner's petition for certiorari, finally ending the case. As LSTA's Elliot Ganz explains, this cements that syndicated loans are not securities,…