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News October 10, 2016

Montgomery Looks at EU ‘Bail-In’ Provisions and the ‘Too Big to Fail’ Problem

Partner Malcolm Montgomery (New York-Real Estate) explores the impact of EU Bail-In recognition provisions on the real estate lending market in the US. In this segment, he explains how the 2008 global financial crisis eventually led to the creation of bail-in provisions in 2013, in order to shift the burden of possible future bail outs of financial institutions away from taxpayers.