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Careening Away from LIBOR

Careening Away from LIBOR: Why, When and How LIBOR Will Be Replaced
Tuesday, March 19, 2019 | 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
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Program Fee:

$229 for Members | $329 for Nonmembers
In-House Counsel: Free for Members | $249 for Nonmembers
Members who are Recent Law Graduates, Newly Admitted Lawyers, Judges (and their staff), or attorneys that practice within the Government, Academic or Not-for-Profit sectors attend this program for free.

CLE Credit:
New York: 3.0 Professional Practice
New Jersey: 3.2 General
California: 3.0 General
Pennsylvania: 2.5 General

This program provides transitional/non-transitional credit to all attorneys

LIBOR has been referred to as the world’s most important number. Short for London Inter-bank Offered Rate, LIBOR is a benchmark rate that is calculated from reported interest rates that select banks pay to borrow from each other on an unsecured basis. LIBOR is embedded as a reference rate in over $260 trillion of loans and derivatives, including student loans, variable-rate mortgages, corporate loans, futures contracts and interest-rate swaps.

After a LIBOR manipulation scandal riled regulators, LIBOR lost its global prominence and is being phased out. The transition away from LIBOR as a new, alternative benchmark rate is underway.

This program will provide a basic overview of LIBOR and an update on important developments as to why, when and how LIBOR will be replaced.

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Program Chair:
Gary E. Kalbaugh, Deputy General Counsel and Director, ING Financial Holdings Corp.

Sponsoring Association Committee:
Futures & Derivatives Regulation, Gary Edward Kalbaugh, Chair

New York City Bar 42 West 44th St New York, NY 10036

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