Investment Banking

Investment banking is the services a financial institution provides to assists corporations and governments in raising capital by underwriting and acting as the agent in the issuance of securities, and also assists companies involved in mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, etc.

Insight

The Weight of the Bull on Tomorrow’s Litigation

To provide a unique perspective on the historic bull run of the U.S. stock market, IMS ExpertServices recently interviewed several top experts in banking, finance, economics, and securities to share their thoughts and professional insights.

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Interest Rate Swap Expert

An interest rate swap expert was needed in a breach of contract action involving a dispute over contact terms contained in an International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) Master Agreement.

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Brokerage Expert in Hedge Fund Trading

A brokerage expert in hedge fund trading was needed for a breach of contract arbitration.

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Private Placements Expert in Series A Funds

A private placements expert in Series A Funds was needed for an action alleging negligence and fraud.

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Credit Card Portfolio Expert in Marketing Agreements

A credit card portfolio expert in marketing agreements with knowledge of marketing agreements and other industry practices in the credit card services industry was needed for a case alleging bad faith and breach of contract.

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Credit Card Securitization Expert in Due Diligence

A credit card securitization expert was needed for an action alleging fraudulent inducement and breach of fiduciary duty.

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Investment Banking Expert in First Loss Risk

An investment banking expert with knowledge of first loss risk in the mortgage backed securities market was needed for a copyright infringement case.

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Securitization Expert in Business Method Patents

A securitization expert was needed for a patent infringement case detailing a business method for converting bank issued CD's into capital market securities.