Comment Letters & Papers

Syndicated Loan Market Advocacy & Regulatory

The LSTA advocates on behalf of the loan market, and focuses on critical matters (regulations under Dodd-Frank, Leveraged Lending Guidance, FATCA and Bankruptcy reform) that could dramatically affect the loan market and the broader economy.

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Dec 24, 2013

LSTA Seeks Clarification of “Ownership Interest” Under Volcker

The LSTA submitted a letter to the regulatory agencies seeking clarification that “ownership interest” in the Final Volcker Rule does not include debt securities of CLOs.

Nov 18, 2013

LSTA Releases Oliver Wyman Study That Urges Caution on Regulations on Collateralized Loan Obligations

Oliver Wyman Study on Risk Retention and CLOs: This study estimates the probable impact of risk retention on CLOs, and the subsequent reduction in availability of credit and increased cost of credit for non-Investment grade U.S. borrowers.

Oct 30, 2013

LSTA Submits Risk Retention Re-Proposal Comment Letter

The LSTA responds to the Agencies’ Risk Retention Reproposal, dated August 28, 2013.

Sep 6, 2013

LSTA Submits Letter to IRS and Treasury on FATCA Compliance by CLOs

LSTA submitted a letter to the IRS and Treasury supporting the letter submitted by ISDA on August 28, 2013 as it pertains to FATCA’s reporting requirements for CLOs.

Jul 29, 2013

LSTA Submits Comment Letter to Joint Regulators

The LSTA provides the Agencies the results of a survey of CLO managers that determined their ability and willingness to retain risk.


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