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Legal aspects of financial transactions materials on payment-systems and systems for the settlement of securities transactions by Ian F. G. Baxter

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Published by Faculty of Law, University of Toronto in [Toronto .
Written in English


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StatementIan F.G. Baxter, D.L. Johnston.
ContributionsJohnston, David Lloyd Gilbert., University of Toronto. Faculty of Law.
The Physical Object
Pagination276 p.
Number of Pages276
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Open LibraryOL17414582M

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