Inhouse

Markets Advisory Legal Counsel

Markets Advisory Legal Counsel

  • About the Firm: Barclays plc is a British multinational investment bank and financial services company, headquartered in London. Apart from investment banking, Barclays is organised into four core businesses: personal banking, corporate banking, wealth management, and investment management.
  • About the Role: We are seeking to appoint a Markets Advisory Legal Counsel to work in our London office.
  • Looking for: Among your many attributes, we are looking to secure your experience of advising on and negotiating derivatives and/or loan documentation, including knowledge and understanding of security interest and netting considerations.
  • Opportunities: The opportunities afforded to you will include but not be limited to, providing support and advice to Markets business of Barclays’ Investment Bank, with a focus on cash prime brokerage and securities lending, and negotiating the more complex documents relevant for the product coverage area, including prime brokerage agreements, global netting agreements and bespoke stock lending and repo documentation (e.g. standalone confirmations and pledge structures).
  • And more: You will be assisting with optimising processes, policies and procedures with respect to prime brokerage and securities lending activity globally; and advising on transactional and regulatory issues relevant to the product coverage area (including CASS, CSDR, AIFMD, SFTR, Shareholder Rights Directive II, Brexit, EMIR and IBOR replacement), including regulatory horizon scanning and implementation.

Barclays Bank plc