Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Committed to supporting our members through this difficult time


At the LMA we recognise the unprecedented challenges posed by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic for market participants throughout the syndicated loan market. We are committed to supporting our members through these challenging times and have set up our dedicated Covid-19 microsite to provide up-to-date and relevant legal, regulatory and market news, articles and digital content relating to Covid-19.

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Covid-19: EBA publishes list of public guarantee schemes issued in response to Covid-19 pandemic

The European Banking Authority (EBA) has published a list providing an overview of the 47 public guarantee schemes that have been issued across Europe in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. Of these schemes, 43 are from EU Member States and four are from EEA members.

Webinar: Coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impact on Facility Agreements

This webinar looks at the challenges facing lenders and borrowers who are looking to enter into facility agreements during these turbulent times and also highlights the key provisions in existing facility agreements with a view to enabling parties to work constructively together in this crisis.

Life beyond lockdown - the global consequences of the new normal

This webinar, presented by David Chmiel, Managing Director at Global Torchlight, looks to address the questions and provide some of the likely answers as to how Covid-19 will change the global economy and geopolitical and trade relations.