Venue
Kempinski Hotel Gold Coast City Accra
Kempinski Hotel Gold Coast City Accra, Ministries PMB, 66 Gamel Abdul Nasser Ave, Accra, Ghana

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Event Date Thu Apr 23 CET (over 1 year ago)
In your timezone (EST): Thu Apr 23 7:30am - Thu Apr 23 12:00pm
Location Kempinski Hotel Gold Coast City Accra
Ministries PMB, 66 Gamel Abdul Nasser Ave, Accra, Ghana
Region EMEA
Details

The Loan Market Association (LMA) has as its key objective improving liquidity, efficiency and transparency in the primary and secondary syndicated loan markets in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). By establishing sound, widely accepted market practice, the LMA seeks to promote the syndicated loan as one of the key debt products available to borrowers across the region.

As the authoritative voice of the syndicated loan market in EMEA, the LMA works with lenders, law firms, borrowers and regulators to educate the market about the benefits of the syndicated loan product, and to remove barriers to entry for new participants.

The seminar will cover the following:

• Ghana economic update 2020
• Investment challenges in West Africa
• US, EU and UK legislation and the impact on cross-border lending
• Loan market documentation trends

Speakers

2020 Speakers

Amelia Slocombe
Managing Director, LMA

Gemma Lawrence-Pardew
Senior Associate Director, Legal, LMA

David Cowan
Africa Economist, Citi

Stephen Galbraith
Partner, Slaughter and May

Paa Kwesi Morrison
Partner, ENSafrica Ghana

Logan Wright
Partner, Dentons (Europe) LLP

Simon Williams
Partner, Clifford Chance

Ferdinand Adadzi
Partner, AB & David

Seth Asante
Partner, Bentsi-Enchill Letsa & Ankomah

Steven Gamble
Counsel, Covington & Burling