|BANKING AND FINANCE LAW|
Banking and financial law covers numerous areas relating to financial institutions, in particular, the relationship between banker and customer; payment and collection of cheques and the protection and duties of the banks involved. This area also covers lending and securities, and guarantees. Although mortgages are covered, mortgage law also forms an important part of property law. Banking and financial law also includes the regulation of banks, other financial institutions and financial services and operation of financial markets and exchanges.