The Financial Collateral Directive: Perfection Perspectives

Noel McGrath

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    Since 2002, the Financial Collateral Directive (“FCD”) has provided European Union Member States with a common framework for the provision of financial collateral as security.This paper considers the impact which the FCD has had in Irish credit and security law. In particular examines the “control” test which the Directive has introduced into perfection law in Europe and compares this test with a similar measure found in Articles 8 and 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code in the United States.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)73
    JournalCommercial Law Practitioner
    Issue number4
    Publication statusPublished (in print/issue) - 28 Apr 2010


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