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Germany amends insolvency rules following Lehman “netting” decision

By Jack Barton

05 January 2017

The German parliament has passed an amendment to its insolvency code, providing clarity on the status of “netting” arrangements in financial transactions, which was cast into doubt by the country’s highest court in June last year.

Germany amends insolvency rules following Lehman “netting” decision The Reichstag (Credit: iStock.com/ClaudioVentrella)