Deals analysis

  • Vitro reorganisation prompts new clause in debt offerings

    14 March 2013

    The restructuring proceedings of Mexican glassmaker Vitro concluded with an unusual settlement agreement last week. Counsel have responded by clarifying the rights of creditor subsidiaries in new debt instruments

News analysis

  • Hong Kong clamps down on electronic trading

    27 March 2013

    The Hong Kong SFC's consultation conclusions on the regulation of electronic trading takes a broad scope, going beyond just algorithms and HFT. But few adjustments have been made based on market responses

  • The in-house view on closing deals in Africa

    11 March 2013

    Ahead of IFLR’s Africa Forum on May 14, Barclays’ Amol Prabhu, a panellist, revealed his predictions for the continent’s financing future

  • What's holding back UK private placements?

    05 March 2013

    Banks and lawyers are at odds with the UK Association of Corporate Treasurers' private placement working group over the principal barrier to domestic market growth.