Despite the significant growth of the global structured product market in recent years, very few books on legal and regulatory issues related to structured products are available. The publication contributes to the knowledge base of legal practitioners and other structured product market participants. For our purposes, the term structured product refers to a pre-packaged investment that combines derivatives with other financial instruments to provide a return based on the performance of one or more underlying assets, including equity securities, indices, commodities, interest rates, currencies and, in some jurisdictions, credit risks.
We published the first M&A and Corporate Finance Update approximately five years ago. Needless to say, we and our clients have seen a plethora of transactions after that and we have been fortunate to have worked with some of the most challenging Finnish transactions.