Deals analysis

  • Landmark Nakheel restructuring features sukuk first

    07 September 2011

    One of the Middle East’s most complex restructurings has completed through the unique use of a sukuk. Lawyers in the region predict the technique will now be used frequently in UAE restructurings

News analysis

  • Australia calls for change to international insolvency law

    08 September 2011

    Australia’s lawyers are calling for the United Nations Commission on International Trade (Uncitral) to broaden the scope of the Cross-Border Insolvency Act 2008 (CBIA) to include multinational corporate groups and their subsidiaries