The Women in Business Law Awards is excited to present its shortlist for the 2022 EMEA awards.
3rd annual awards announce winners across 58 categories
All the shortlisted deals, teams, and firms of the year - winners will be announced on May 5
The LMG Life Sciences Awards is excited to present its shortlist for the 2022 EMEA Awards.
The Europe, Middle East, & Africa awards research cycle has now begun – don’t miss out on this opportunity to be recognised
Spain, Singapore, and the UK all published plans this week to strengthen cryptoasset regulation and enforcement
Sponsored by Deloitte LegalIgnacio Balañá and Iñigo Zumalabe, Deloitte Legal
Sponsored by Clifford ChanceAnna Biala, Peter Chapman, Jack Hardman and Jennifer Mbaluto from Clifford Chance’s global fintech group take a bird’s eye view of fintech developments across EMEA and how regulators are responding
Sponsored by CuatrecasasSpain remains one of the largest European markets for non-performing assets – both for its non-performing loan (NPL) and real estate-owned (REO) portfolios – and is a preferred jurisdiction for international investors. The provisioning requirements of credit institutions for real estate exposures and the creation of the Spanish bad bank, Sareb, were the real catalysts for the change in mindset regarding the transfer of NPLs. All Spanish financial institutions, even the most solvent ones, accumulated large amounts of NPLs – around €300 billion ($347 billion) in total – during the real estate crisis and financial turmoil. All international credit funds and distressed investors landed in Spain several years ago and many of them set up their own asset management platforms. During those years, there was no other jurisdiction in continental Europe that could offer the opportunities and returns available in Spain (until recently, Italy).