Essential Law for Finance Professionals


To maintain a competitive position and stand out amongst their peers, financial professionals who are advising international clients require a greater breadth of knowledge and a deeper understanding of their clients requirements.

This intensive three-day course, Essential Law for Finance Professionals, has been designed specifically to meet that need and help finance professionals improve their understanding of various legal perspectives along with the commercial and financial strategy, all of which are interdependent. Initially developed to meet the requests of clients for in house courses, it is now available as a public course due to its increasing popularity.

By attending the course participants will be equipped to with tools and techniques to assess, analyse, and gain a thorough understanding of legal structures, whilst developing a deeper understanding of the essential legal aspects of corporate finance and private sector deals. Through case studies and group discussions, you will be better equipped to assess, understand, and analyse a client’s legal risks and position.

What you will learn

  • The importance of pre contract documents – Letters of Intent and NDA’s
  • Structuring and key documentation
  • Legislation and regulation
  • The deal process
  • Reading through and understanding a share purchase agreements
  • Key issues in corporate finance and private equity documentation
  • Effective legal due diligence and how it is interdependent with financial and commercial due diligence and disclosure letters
  • The significant role of warranties and there distinction to representations and indemnities
  • Protecting Minority Rights
  • How to read a legal document for non lawyers
  • The significant issues in debt finance /loan agreements
  • Private Equity investment agreements
  • Modern corporate governance

Further information

Euromoney Learning
Euromoney Learning
3 Days
Amsterdam, Barcelona, Dubai, Geneva, Hong Kong, Istanbul, London, Miami, Miami Beach, Florida, Milan, New York, Paris, Paris , Riyadh, Singapore

Contact Information

Euromoney Learning

4 Bouverie Street