Category: April 2012

Trinity News

Introduction Welcome to the April 2012 edition of Focus. In our main article this month we take a look at the impact of the Eurozone crisis on transactions taking place in Africa.  The article was written by our newest Associate, Ana-Katarina Hajduka and published this month in Financier Worldwide Magazine.  In this month’s ‘Legalese’, Senior… Read more »

Legalease – guarantees by email?

Under English law, in order to make a guarantee enforceable, it must be in writing and signed by the guarantor (or an authorised signatory on behalf of the guarantor). In its 9th March 2012 judgement, the Court of Appeal confirmed that a contract of guarantee can be enforceable in circumstances where it is contained in… Read more »

The Eurozone storm in Africa

© 2012 Financier Worldwide Limited. Permission to use this reprint has been granted by the publisher.   The break-up of the eurozone is no longer a taboo topic. Whilst the news headlines at the moment indicate that Greece has accepted the latest bailout package, this does not signify that the storm is over. Indeed, write-downs… Read more »