The cannabis industry is growing quickly, with many opportunities for investors. Yet the patchwork of state laws and the fact that cannabis remains illegal at the federal level make it tricky to navigate this new landscape. Our expert discussed cannabis related laws and regulation, including:

  • Key banking issues and an introduction to SAFE Banking Act and STATES Act
  • Due diligence process when investing in a cannabis business and how to tailor the checklist for an asset backed cannabis deal
  • Unique terms to consider when structuring these deals
  • Application of Federal Bankruptcy Statutes

EVENT DETAILS

Wednesday, June 19, 2018
4PM (ET)|Webcast Only
1.0 CLE Credit|Available for NYS Transitional and Non-Transitional  – Areas of Professional Practice

SPEAKERS

  • Matthew Kittay, Partner, Fox Rothschild
  • Bridget Marsh, EVP & Deputy General Counsel, LSTA, Intro
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LSTA Newsletter – November 8, 2019

We discuss simple daily SOFR in arrears, the latest in the secondary market, a new LIBOR resource we’re providing, and some SOFR tools. We also provide an overview of the loan market holidays for 2019 reminder you to use the LSTA job board if you’re looking for a job or to fill a position on your staff.

Desperately Seeking Syndications

re you a JOB SEEKER? If so, you should check out the LSTA Loan Market Job board on our newly-designed website at https://www.lsta.org/loan-market-jobs/.

RelVal to the Rescue?

For the second time in three months, loan returns were negative in the loan market. After returning 0.47% in September, the S&P/LSTA Leveraged Loan Index (LLI) produced a 0.43% loss in October –the worst monthly print this year.

Simple Minds?

There has been considerable discussion about the variants of SOFR on these pages (and at the LSTA Conference last week in the Introduction to LIBOR Cessation and SOFR Operationalization panels). Specifically we’ve discussed the pros and cons of SOFR Compounded in Advance and Forward Looking Term SOFR

SOFR: Your Vote Counts

SOFR tools are coming! On November 4th, the FRBNY released a request for public comment on an official “SOFR Compound Average” and a “SOFR Index”. Below, we describe these tools, their use cases and several questions from the consultation. The LSTA is considering responding.