We provide clients with credible solutions to complex ﬁnancial issues that arise in transatlantic and pan-European disputes as well as regulatory investigations.
Cornerstone Research consultants apply their analytical expertise and deep industry knowledge in a range of commercial disputes and regulatory investigations.
Banks and securities firms
Market manipulation and collusive trading
Private equity and venture capital
Although they are a relatively recent addition to the European legal landscape, shareholder litigations (or “securities class actions”) have proliferated in the US over several decades. Our more than thirty years of experience positions us to address the economic and financial issues that are likely to arise in UK and European matters.
We provide support in all phases of litigation, including:
Initial case evaluation
Merits, damages and summary judgment
Mediation and settlement
Trial or arbitration
Valuation and Damages
Cornerstone Research approaches valuation matters using sound ﬁnance and economics principles as well as local knowledge applied to the circumstances of each case.
Agreements and contracts
Speciﬁc business assets
Speciﬁc securities and stakes
Market Manipulation and Market Abuse
Cornerstone Research conducts detailed analyses in a range of trading practices and market manipulation matters. Our staff and experts bring expertise in order handling; rules involving price quoting, clearing and settlement; as well as valuation of complex portfolios of trade positions. In addition, we have worked on matters involving allegations of:
Manipulation of settlement indices
Misreporting of trade information
Spoofing and disruptive trading
Inappropriate sharing of propriety information
Cornerstone Research provides clients with practical, insightful solutions to accounting issues that arise in investigations, litigation and regulatory matters. We draw from our extensive network of experts—including experienced audit partners, standard setters and academics.