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Banking & Finance
OLF has substantial expertise in the banking industry in Lebanon and has experience handling a full spectrum of financial and general banking matters. Our practice advises on both conventional and Islamic financial products.
 
Our lawyers' industry backgrounds provide us with important insight into the Lebanese banking sector. This enables us to offer added value services to both local and international clients across a range of conventional financial practice areas, including asset finance, leveraged finance, real estate finance and workouts, and projects. OLF also enjoys a strong reputation for its expertise in Islamic finance. 
 
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Eurobonds March 2020: Payment or Default?
March 06 , 2020

The ten-year US $1.2 billion Eurobonds with a coupon rate of 6.375% are due to mature on 9 March 2020, amidst an unprecedented economic and financial downturn in Lebanon, and a forthcoming debt crisis.

The prospect of Lebanon defaulting on its payment obligations raises significant legal implications to both local and international investors.