In a Cross-Jurisdictional review of distressed loan sales in US, France, Germany and Spain, Squire Patton Boggs’ insolvency/restructuring lawyers from each of these jurisdictions give a high-level overview of both economic and legal market trends and how certain key legal issues are being addressed by their local insolvency regimes.

They look at:

  • Who is selling distressed assets?
  • What are the drivers for sale?
  • Are there “hot spots” across Europe?
  • Are there any particular sector trends?
  • Are there any regulatory or legislative changes that will drive the market in the future?
  • Have there been many portfolio sales?
  • How are due diligence processes of sales being run?
  • How have loan portfolios been valued?
  • What is the present trend in your market?
  • How they see the next 12 months progressing.

Click on any of the countries below to read the overview: