Sergio Velez, Senior Managing Director and Responsible for FTI Consulting Madrid Office joined us on Markets Day to highlight the pre and post transaction key operational aspects to bear in mind in Spanish debt transactions. The presentation looked at the common grounds between lenders and investors and the strategies used in debt restructurings, with case studies used as real world examples.
Leveraged Finance Day considered the outlook for loan and bond markets. The impact of buoyant valuations and ample liquidity was a theme throughout the discussions. Watch sessions from the event again.
Download the keynote presentation from Peter Dixon, Chief UK Economist at Commerzbank from the Leveraged Finance Day at Debtwire Week. Peters keynote looked at the macro-economic landscape and what can be expected in the financial markets in the future.
Sergio Velez, Senior Managing Director and Responsible at FTI Consulting joined us at for Markets Day to present a session on practical view on the pre and post transaction key operational aspects to bear in mind in Spanish debt transactions, linked to the different strategies of the investor.
The UK retail sector took the spotlight on Markets Day with Richard Hyman highlighting the headwinds in the industry in this presentation that focused on restructurings with some personal views on how management teams are prepared for trading conditions in the year ahead and the impact on financing.
The presentation that Miguel Lamo de Espinosa of Gómez-Acebo & Pombo gave on Markets Day covered the common structural and legal problems in Spanish debt transactions and the best methods to use to avoid or mitigate them going forward.
As part of Restructuring Day at Debtwire Week we hosted the CEO of Debitos, Timur Peters, for his presentation on insights into how the secondary claims and NPL market is evolving and how e-bidding could change the landscape.
With the largest restructuring in CEEMEA having taken place, we took a look at the events leading up to the appointment of a Croatian extraordinary administrator, the reciprocal actions in other Balkan countries and the lessons that can be learned by international investors with the Managing Editor for CEEMEA, Chris Haffenden, taking the lead.
The Abengoa case tested the Spanish insolvency laws, which is why we decided to take a look at the episode on Retsurtcuirng Day, highlighting the timeline of the controversial restructuring and outlook post restructuring.
At the previous Real Estate Forum, we heard forecasts from expert economists the impact that the EU referendum would have on the real estate market. One year on, we tested some of the forecasts to understand whether the the market had responded as expected. We also looked at the impact for both the UK and Continental Europe and Brexit with a real estate investment theme over the coming years.
The opening session on Markets Day covered the energy and renewable market where we were joined by industry experts fr an analysis of the macro situation, the investment opportunities that are available in the secondary market and the current structures for non-subsidised assets.