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.
Andreas Ziegenhagen, European Head of the Restructuring, Insolvency and Bankruptcy at Dentons tells us where he sees European restructuring heading in the next 12 months and what he learned from the past year.
The UK scheme of arrangement will face stiff competition following Brexit and the European Commission’s directive, according to a panel of investors and lawyers at Debtwire’s Germany Forum held at Frankfurt’s Villa Kennedy on Wednesday (13 September). The panel, moderated by Latham & Watkins partner Frank Grell, considered the restructuring routes available to investors; whether the UK scheme will lose its appeal post-Brexit, and what alternative restructuring tools may be available, particularly in light of the EU harmonisation initiative.