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LIBOR is Out; SOFR is In: Opportunities and Challenges Explored

Live Webcast Date: Thursday, September 26, 2019 at 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm (ET)
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Add Reminder to My Calendar 09/26/2019 11:00 am 09/26/2019 2:00 pm America/New_York The Knowledge Group Webinar: LIBOR is Out; SOFR is In: Opportunities and Challenges Explored The event starts in an hour. If you have not registered, please go to the link below to sign up today.https://www.theknowledgegroup.org/checkout/?add-to-cart=135688\r\n Over the past years, various alternative rates have been crafted to effectively replace the London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR). In 2018, the Alternative Reference Rates Committee (ARRC) recommended the Secured Overnight Financing Rate (SOFR) and is now working to promote its widespread adoption. \n \nThe transition to SOFR is bound to alter the overall market structure, compelling firms of all sizes to proactively protect their interests and deter potential risk issues. Practitioners must be acquainted with all the recent amendments in order to address the crucial economic, operational and legal consequences of this shift. \n \nJoin a panel of key thought leaders and finance professionals assembled by The Knowledge Group as they bring the audience to a road beyond the basics of the myriad of issues surrounding the LIBOR to SOFR transition and as they delve into an in-depth analysis of the current developments involving this shift. Speakers will also provide the audience with best practices and strategies in dealing with the accompanying opportunities and challenges in this rapidly evolving legal climate. \n \nIn a LIVE Webcast, the speakers will discuss: \n \n \n LIBOR Transition Guidance: What to Know and Do \n Secured Overnight Funding Rate (SOFR): An Introduction \n Recent Trends, Developments, and Updates \n Potential Risks, Challenges, and Exposure \n Key Actions and Significant Considerations \n https://www.theknowledgegroup.org/webcasts/cle-libor-sofr-webcast/

Online CLE LIBOR SOFR

Join us for this Knowledge Group Online CLE LIBOR SOFR Webinar. Over the past years, various alternative rates have been crafted to effectively replace the London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR). In 2018, the Alternative Reference Rates Committee (ARRC) recommended the Secured Overnight Financing Rate (SOFR) and is now working to promote its widespread adoption.

The transition to SOFR is bound to alter the overall market structure, compelling firms of all sizes to proactively protect their interests and deter potential risk issues. Practitioners must be acquainted with all the recent amendments in order to address the crucial economic, operational and legal consequences of this shift.

Join a panel of key thought leaders and finance professionals assembled by The Knowledge Group as they bring the audience to a road beyond the basics of the myriad of issues surrounding the LIBOR to SOFR transition and as they delve into an in-depth analysis of the current developments involving this shift. Speakers will also provide the audience with best practices and strategies in dealing with the accompanying opportunities and challenges in this rapidly evolving legal climate.

In a LIVE Webcast, the speakers will discuss:

  • LIBOR Transition Guidance: What to Know and Do
  • Secured Overnight Funding Rate (SOFR): An Introduction
  • Recent Trends, Developments, and Updates
  • Potential Risks, Challenges, and Exposure
  • Key Actions and Significant Considerations

Who Should Attend

  • CPAs
  • Chief Financial Officers
  • Finance Specialists
  • Bank Executives
  • In-house and Outside Counsel
  • Public and Private Companies
  • Other Related/Interested Professionals

Faculty

Online CLE LIBOR SOFR
Patrick A. Guida
Partner
Duffy & Sweeney, LTD
Online CLE LIBOR SOFR
David E. Wagner
Senior Advisor
Treliant Risk Advisors

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Online CLE LIBOR SOFR

Patrick A. Guida, Partner
Duffy & Sweeney, LTD

David E. Wagner , Senior Advisor
Treliant Risk Advisors

Online CLE LIBOR SOFR

Online CLE LIBOR SOFR

Patrick A. GuidaPartnerDuffy & Sweeney, LTD

Patrick Guida has been providing legal services to institutional banking clients throughout New England for more than three decades.  He was recognized by Best Lawyers as the 2019 “Lawyer of the Year” for Banking and Finance in the Providence metro region. He is known for his precision in complex financing transactions, often representing institutional lenders and borrowers in deals involving historic redevelopment, economic development bonds, affordable housing, and private business acquisition and expansion. He has established a special expertise in the financing of healthcare provider transactions, and is experienced in sophisticated syndicated and participated deals, representing lead and agent bank lenders. Patrick also represents major real estate developers in their project development, permitting, borrowing and leasing transactions, including major development projects. Patrick brings to the table a wealth of alternative financing options that help divergent parties reach mutually beneficial accord and compromise during the negotiation process.

Online CLE LIBOR SOFR

David E. Wagner Senior AdvisorTreliant Risk Advisors

David Wagner, Senior Advisor with Treliant, has been a fixed income market practitioner for 29 years, in roles ranging from underwriting and investment banking to structuring, marketing, and trading complex derivatives. He specializes in assisting companies during the transformation from the London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR) interest rate benchmark to alternative benchmarks such as the Secured Overnight Financing Rate (SOFR). He also teaches finance at Fordham University.

Prior to joining Treliant, David held several positions at the Royal Bank of Scotland, including on the U.S. management team, the Board of RBS Securities Inc., the Board of Tradeweb, and as the RBS representative to the Federal Reserve’s Alternative Reference Rates Committee (ARRC).

As an RBS Markets Manager, he executed strategic transformations including conversion from a U.S. branch to a U.S. representative office, including all the systems, operational, risk, regulatory, and funding implications of that change; hybrid outsourcing and offshoring of securities processing technology and operations; conversions of local risk engines to global integration; and upgrading of machine-based electronic trading systems.

David was also the U.S. Front Office Representative on RBS’s Conduct Panel, responsible for responses to regulatory/enforcement requests as well as recommendations for individual employee conduct investigations and outcomes.

Online CLE LIBOR SOFR

Course Level:
   Intermediate

Advance Preparation:
   Print and review course materials

Method Of Presentation:
   Live Webcast

Prerequisite:
   General knowledge of financial services laws

Course Code:
   148352

NY Category of CLE Credit:
   Areas of Professional

Total Credits:
    2.0 CLE

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The Knowledge Group

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About the Knowledge Group

The Knowledge Group

The Knowledge Group has been a leading global provider of Continuing Education (CLE, CPE) for over 13 Years. We produce over 450 LIVE webcasts annually and have a catalog of over 4,000 on-demand courses.

Founded in 1996, Duffy & Sweeney, LTD provides strategic legal counsel and personalized attention to U.S. and international businesses and individuals ranging from start-ups and emerging growth entities to established, private and public companies. Headquartered in Providence’s financial district, attorneys at the firm successfully represent clients in a wide range of legal services spanning business law and litigation as well as banking and finance, real estate, intellectual property and technology law, and beyond. Most recently, the firm has expanded to offer government relations services via Duffy Sweeney Government Strategies. The firm’s client-centered, team approach ensures top-notch client service delivered on-time and on-budget.  DuffySweeney.com

Website: https://duffysweeney.com/

Treliant provides financial services companies, consumer-oriented businesses, and non-financial services companies across the globe with trusted advisory services and specialized, high-quality business solutions. We are banking practitioners, business operators, and risk and compliance experts. We know first-hand the regulatory compliance challenges and business operations issues that our clients face.

We focus on our client’s most pressing concerns including risk management, regulatory compliance, global financial crimes, mortgage operations, financial markets conduct, fair and responsible banking, litigation support, cybersecurity, and wealth management. We serve banks and thrifts, mortgage and specialty finance companies, RegTechs and FinTechs, alternative financial services companies, securities and investment firms (including broker-dealers), credit unions, insurance companies, and we often partner with law firms. Treliant is headquartered in Washington, DC with offices in New York and Dallas. For more information, visit www.treliant.com.

Website: https://www.treliant.com/

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