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2024 LSTA and LMA Joint New York Conference

Our content rich conference covered cross border topics, including large cap and middle market trends, private credit, geopolitical trends, sustainable lending, and more. It was a terrific event where industry leaders share their insights and perspectives that you cannot hear anywhere else. Presentations are now available for LSTA Members.

3rd Annual Private Credit Industry Conference on Direct Lending and Middle Market Finance

This third annual conference, hosted in partnership with the LSTA, will continue to provide the latest and most relevant content for direct lending funds, BDCs, and their bank funding partners including capital fundraising strategies, pathways and major regulatory developments. Allocators will have the opportunity to network with funds, hear the outlook for credit performance, and identify investment opportunities.

2024 Operations Technology Conference

This year’s conference, “Transforming the Loan Market Through Operations and Technology”, will provide attendees with an opportunity for networking, education, and collaboration on topics relating to the broadly syndicated loan and private credit markets. Presentation now available.

Cybersecurity, Privacy and Data Protection

Our panel of experts from Hogan Lovells presented this exciting training program on cybersecurity legal risks and associated best practices. The presentation was based on a case study that follows a significant cybersecurity incident suffered by a fictional global organization. Presented by Jasmeet K. Ahuja, Counsel, Hogan Lovells - Philadelphia & New York, Peter M. Marta, Partner, Hogan Lovells - New York and ​​​​Michael C. Williams, Partner, Hogan Lovells - Washington, D.C.

Third Party Legal Opinions for LLCs

This program covered the work required to support third party legal opinions given in real estate and non-real estate financings that involve limited liability companies and the "up the chain" diligence that typically may be performed. Presented by Andrew J. Bettwy, Partner, Proskauer Rose LLP, Kimberly A. Desmarais, Partner, Jones Day and David L. Miller, Senior Counsel, Northern Virginia, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP. Presentation and replay now available for LSTA Members.

The Kirschner Case:  What Happened, What Have We Learned and Where Do We Go From Here?

What does the rule say?, What have we learned and how do we stay safe? Loans as securities: Is it really over? Presented by Lara Samet Buchwald, Partner, Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP, James A. Florack, Partner, Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP and Elliot Ganz, Head of Advocacy & Co-Head, Policy, LSTA. Presentation and replay now available for LSTA Members.

Nuts and Bolts of BDCs

Over the last several years, managers of directly originated and negotiated loans have flocked to business development companies, or BDCs, as their main investment vehicle of choice. We have assembled a group of industry leaders in the BDC space who gave us a primer on BDCs, followed by a deep dive into the world of BDCs. Presented by Bill Bielefeld, Partner, Dechert LLP, Larry Herman, Managing Director, Raymond James Investment Banking, Elizabeth Murray, CFO, Barings BDC, Inc., Barings Private Credit Corporation and Barings Capital Investment Corporation, Harry S. Pangas, Partner, Dechert LLP, Eyal Seinfeld, Partner/Principal, Ernst & Young LLP and Tess Virmani, Deputy General Counsel, Co-Head - Policy, LSTA. Presentation and replay now available for LSTA Members.

The SEC’s New SPAC Rules: Everything You Need to Know

What does the rule say? How will the rule change SPAC Practice. Presented by Derek Dostal, Partner, Capital Markets, Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP, Christian Nagler, Partner, Capital Markets, Kirkland & Ellis LLP and Joel Rubenstein, Partner, Capital Markets, White & Case LLP. Presentation and replay now available for LSTA Members.

Unpacking the SEC’s Final Rule on the Prohibition Against Conflicts of Interest in Securitizations – What Does it Mean for CLOs?

On November 27, 2023, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission issued a final rule that restricts securitization participants with respect to an asset-backed security (ABS) from engaging in conflicted transactions with respect to the ABS until the one-year anniversary of the first closing of the sale of the ABS. This webinar examined the implications of this rule for CLOs. Presented by Joseph (Giles) Kelly and Eno M. Usoro, Partners at Sidley Austin LLP. Presentation and replay are now available for LSTA Members.

Corporate Transparency Act is Here – What You Need to Know!

Financial transparency has been a concern of law enforcement and regulators for decades. To address this, Congress enacted the Corporate Transparency Act as part of the Anti-Money Laundering Act of 2020. Presented by Daniel Stipano, Partner at Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP. Presentation and replay now available for LSTA Members.

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