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Eligibility of guarantees as unfunded credit protection under the CRR

In February, the PRA published a consultation paper containing its proposals as to how the eligibility criteria for guarantees to be treated as unfunded credit protection under the Capital Requirements Regulation (CRR) should be interpreted (our blog is here). Those … Continue reading

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Do Low‐Price Guarantees Guarantee Low Prices? Evidence from Competition between Amazon and Big‐Box Stores

Ran Zhuo Harvard University – Department of Economics asks Do Low‐Price Guarantees Guarantee Low Prices? Evidence from Competition between Amazon and Big‐Box Stores. ABSTRACT: It has long been understood in theory that price‐match guarantees can be anticompetitive, but to date,… … Continue reading

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Credit risk mitigation: Eligibility of guarantees as unfunded credit protection

Credit risk mitigation is a technique used by firms to reduce the credit risk associated with an exposure. Credit risk mitigation can be funded or unfunded. One of the ways unfunded credit protection can be achieved is through a guarantee. … Continue reading

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A Post Guaranteed to Give a Lesson on Money Back Guarantees (or Your Money Back)

Ever hear of the “Trial Mark”?  In 1869, for his home brewed medicinal products J.R. Watkins created bottles that included an embossed “Trial Mark.” Mr. Watkins sold his products door-to-door and offered the first Money Back Guarantee to consumers, provided … Continue reading

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Latest Roundup of Indian Cases Shows Courts Tackling Marketing Intangibles, Loan Guarantees

A recent survey of Indian transfer pricing cases reveals that while the country's international tax appellate tribunals are beginning to touch on substantive transfer pricing issues, such as the treatment of marketing intangibles and loan guarantees, many of the ITAT … Continue reading

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