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.
Daniel is leading the debt & capital advisory business within PwC's transaction and restructuring practice in Germany. He advises corporates,creditors and investors in raising, refinancing and restructuring capital in takeover and special situations. He talks to Adelene Lee at the Debtwire Germany Forum about PwC's role in the Scholz takeover.
Panel discussion at Debtwire Germany examining where were most of the opportunities in 2016, what the underlying drivers of distressed debt in 2016, which sectors are likely to yield opportunities in 2017, industry 4.0"; how well or not German companies are adjusting to it and what other disruptions can the market expect.
HJ Woltery at Strategic Value Partners outlines his views on the changing investment landscape for distressed investors in Europe. Stephen Philips, Partner and Co-Head of European Restructuring at Orrick comments on the approach of management to restructuring. Recorded at the launch of Debtwire's European Distressed Debt Outlook 2016.