Debtwire Portugal Breakfast 2019

25 June 2019
Four Seasons Hotel Ritz
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Join professionals from the Portuguese restructuring, distressed investing, workout and private credit communities at the Debtwire Portugal Breakfast. This year’s agenda will explore opportunities in the NPL market and discuss what can be learned from international expertise.

  • 08:30

    Registration & Coffee

  • 09:00
  • 09:10

    Overview of the Portuguese NPL Market

    Snapshot on the NPL landscape in Portugal and pipeline and volume traded in H1 based on data from Debtwire.

  • 09:25

    Panel: New investors in Europe

    Following a successful 2018 for the NPL market; Portuguese assets have peaked the attention of yield searching international private equity funds yet there is still space in the room for new investors. The amount of Portuguese NPLs remains high despite the reorganisation of the banking sector and the steps taken to deleverage the economy. With a maturing NPL landscape in Europe; this session will look at investor appetite in the Portuguese market as its NPL sales activity continues to gain momentum.

    • How do NPL sellers and investors view the current and prospective opportunities in Portugal?
    • How do International Investors see Portugal's potential?
    • At what levels are distressed and special opportunities investors prepared to participate in the Portuguese market?
    Vitor  Roma
    Vitor Roma
    Principal, CarVal Investors
  • 10:05

    Networking coffee break

  • 10:35

    Interview: Securitisations of NPLs in Portugal

    With more NPL securitisations hitting market,  what is the Portuguese niche?

  • 10:50

    Panel: When is hot too hot?

    Pricing of NPLs have been moving up, which starts to impinge upon returns and profitability of investors. Our panel of experts will discuss the contentious issue of pricing going up and until when will it flat line? 

    • Is the difference between the price expectations of investors and sellers too wide?
    • Servicing challenge of the absorption of many real estate assets
    • How far away are we from a secondary market?
    Nuno  Es Silva
    Nuno Es Silva
    Chairman & Founder, Finsolutia
  • 11:30

    Closing remarks

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