Topic: United States

LIBOR and the Manipulation Scandal: A Legal Analysis

From law firm McDermott Will & Emery, an in-depth look at the London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR), what it represents, and the continuing manipulation scandal: “[LIBOR] is considered one of the most important interest rates in the financial world. It underpins approximately £225 trillion of financial products ranging from interest rate swaps and corporate loans… Read more »

EB-5 Visas: USCIS Streamlines Process to Speed Up Foreign Investment in US [Video]

About 10,000 EB-5 visas are made available each year to foreign entrepreneurs and investors who invest in the United States. The requirements? Meet the investment threshold, create at least 10 American jobs, generate a return on capital, and use only legitimately earned money. From law firm Allen Matkins a look at the EB-5 visa and… Read more »