Whether lending directly to a Ukrainian borrower, or relying on guarantees or security from a Ukrainian obligor, there are a number of important Ukrainian law issues which lenders need to consider. When structuring any deal involving Ukraine care needs to be taken to ensure that the unique characteristics of the Ukrainian legal and regulatory environment are taken into account.
Below we highlight a few of the more common issues which arise in financings connected with Ukraine.
- Currency and Regulatory Controls
- Registering Security
- Issues with Standard Clauses
- Guarantees and Suretyships
- Parallel Debt
- Public searches
- Choice of law