Corporate

Our Corporate section provides you with insights on M&A, funds and restructuring. For instance, Mac clauses shifting in Europe, restructuring lessons in the UK and Indonesian private equity tips.  We know that deals change all the time so we show readers what the market standard is at that moment in time.  Subscribers receive a regular email alert.

Funds

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M&A

  • Indian FDI in the balance

    15 Jul 2014

    The Reserve Bank of India’s relaxation of rules for foreign investment further signals the central bank’s desire to increase outbound investment. But the country still faces challenges in its bid to channel inbound investment

  • Questions under Myanmar’s competition bill

    15 Jul 2014

    Myanmar’s recently released competition bill broadly follows global standards, but counsel are awaiting implementing regulations to assess the country’s merger review regime

  • Why UK Takeover Code changes won't work

    15 Jul 2014

    UK business secretary Vince Cable’s plans to strengthen Britain’s Takeover Code have been described by London partners as ‘posturing’, with any tangible change in approach deemed unlikely

  • Sanctions’ impact on Russian JVs and M&A

    10 Jul 2014

    At first glance, restrictions imposed by the EU and US seem somewhat mechanical. But as Linklaters' Dominic Sanders explains, many questions arise when considered in the context of a transaction

  • Hudbay/Augusta sets Canadian poison pill precedent

    29 Jun 2014

    Hudbay Minerals’ hostile takeover of Augusta Resource Corporation reveals the rapid progression of defensive tactics in Canada

  • Fears over APAC enforcement contagion risks

    18 Jun 2014

    Boards are prioritising regulatory risks in the Asia Pacific. That focus is likely to increase as Asian regulators enforce their regime more actively

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Restructuring

  • More detail on UK pre-packs needed

    02 Jul 2014

    Recommendations aimed at cleaning up the negative image of pre-pack administrations have been met with scepticism from key industry participants.

  • Federal judge: lessons from US bankruptcy

    18 Jun 2014

    A US bankruptcy judge has shared his insights on the recent evolution of the country’s highly-regarded business reorganisation regime

  • How APCOA Parking decision could boost UK schemes

    07 May 2014

    The use of UK SOAs for foreign-incorporated companies has been boosted by a decision to allow German company APCOA Parking to use a scheme despite minimal connection to the country

  • Italian banks turn to private equity for bad loans

    23 Apr 2014

    Two Italian banks have signed a deal with KKR and Alvarez & Marsal to pool troubled loans in a move that could prompt further private equity involvement in Europe’s stricken lenders

  • Spain’s new bankruptcy law: B+ for effort

    25 Mar 2014

    Spain has overhauled its bankruptcy regime in a bid to make it easier for ailing companies to avoid liquidation. But the long-anticipated reforms will likely need further amendments to ensure they are workable

  • French reforms give teeth to creditor committees

    12 Feb 2014

    In two weeks, France’s Council of Ministers is expected to approve a package of reforms that will significantly improve creditor rights in the country’s restructuring and insolvency proceedings

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