Getting the Deal Done, Even During a Pandemic
As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, most people have had to adjust to the new normal of working remotely. Most nonessential offices and businesses began shutting their doors in mid-March. The uncertainty of so many different facets of everyday life being turned upside down was stressful to many,...
Winners and Losers
The COVID-19 pandemic has created winners and losers, often penalizing and benefiting entire industries on the basis of how their respective operations, products, and services fit into the new business environment. This phenomenon poses a challenge to business leaders sifting through myriad factors...
Remote Bankruptcy
The COVID-19 pandemic has wreaked havoc on large portions of the American economy. Small and mid-size businesses have felt the greatest impact, because they generally have less cash flow and access to capital markets that can allow a company to weather a severe business interruption like that...
What Lenders Expect  from Borrowers Battered  by COVID-19 Fallout
The COVID-19 pandemic has created a seismic shock to the economy, slowing and in many cases stopping the gears of commerce. The resulting drop in demand for products and services has been dramatic, with U.S. GDP contracting 33% in the second quarter of 2020. This, in turn, has given rise to an...
TMA Minnesota

July 14, 2020

Given the trade wars and COVID-19 pandemic, the agricultural industry has experienced financial stress not seen since the 1980s. This panel will address underlying issues impacting the agricultural industry, and how to manage troubled credits during these...

TMA Chicago/Midwest

July 30, 2020

Get a view from the inside of the Paycheck Protection Program lending process from a lawyer, a banker and a payroll professional who have been knee deep in PPP since the program was created earlier this year. Out presenters will share their experience...

Illustration of bar graph with Stethoscope and dental tools
Between 2015 and 2020, private equity firms made more than 75 platform investments in physician practice management companies (PPMs) and more than 50 platform investments in dental service organizations (DSOs). This investment frenzy was driven by private equity’s desire to deploy its $1.5 trillion...
Illustration of Doctor Holding shield. Title: Sustaining Healthcare Providers Through the Pandemic
While healthcare generally represents a bright spot in a teetering U.S. economy, COVID-19 has demonstrated that healthcare providers are not immune to the financial pressures associated with the pandemic. As COVID-19 began to spread beyond China and Italy, U.S. hospitals, physician practices, long-...
How COVID-19 Magnified the Fragility of the U.S. Healthcare Sector
COVID-19 and its resulting economic impact have taken a destructive toll on society. At its core, the pandemic has been a health crisis, so, not surprisingly, healthcare has been one of the sectors of the economy that has been most severely impacted. Societal measures to “flatten the curve,” such...
Maximizing Value Amid Uncertainty in the Healthcare Industry
Managing through uncertainty is a constant for healthcare operators. For years, healthcare companies have faced disruption related to reimbursement rate cuts or new market entrants. However, the impact of COVID-19 is creating a new kind of stress across various sectors in the healthcare industry...