Threat to Invoke  Germany’s StaRUG  Speeds Execution of Amend and Extend Transactions
Recent geopolitical and macroeconomic developments, including inflation, the interest rate environment, money supply, and signs of recession, have had a significant impact on the financing market globally. In Germany, the decline in the financing volume of leveraged loans, high-yield bonds, and...
Since the pandemic hit in March 2020, the restructuring landscape around the world and, in particular, in the United States has altered appreciably. For many, the pandemic began “for real” on Thursday, March 12, 2020, the night the National Basketball Association shut down. At that moment, the...
Leader Board: Jeffrey C. Hampton
They say luck is where opportunity meets preparation. Restructuring professionals can make their own luck by taking advantage of the many learning and interpersonal opportunities that TMA provides. TMA is a tool for those members who take advantage of the connectivity, education, certification, and...
From Crisis to Clarity
Nothing is more demonstrative of our theme for the year, You Are Part of Something Bigger, than the internationalism of our organization. With 23 international chapters representing virtually every continent in the world, the brand power and awareness of what TMA represents cannot be understated...
Pressures Continue to Grow in the Ag, Logistics Industries
Before Medici Bank collapsed in 1494, Florence was a finance centre for Europe. The bank's failure stranded far-flung assets and crystallised local and foreign creditor claims. In those days, national legal systems had little concept of comity or pari passu treatment between onshore and offshore...
Reservations for Restructuring: Headwinds Force Hotel Bankruptcies
The hospitality industry, particularly hotels, has been subject to significant headwinds since the onset of the pandemic in March 2020. Certain segments of the industry, mainly leisure properties, have recovered better than others. Hotel properties primarily reliant on business travel have...
The C-Suite Spills the (Boston) Beans

From the 2022 TMA Annual Conference

During the last few years, the insolvency industry has witnessed a tumult of financial advisory firm activity. New entrants, acquisitions, roll-ups, service expansions, investment banks, and strategy firms are moving into the classic restructuring space...

What is lender liability and what could trigger a claim? Financial advisors, turnaround practitioners, and credit professionals need to understand the limits of a lender's ability to direct the debtor's business. Join this session for a high-level overview of lender liability, an examination of...

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Q: How did you gravitate into turnaround/restructuring work? KIM: My dad was in the plastic injection molding business for most of his professional career, and he had sold a business. He was semi-retired by the time my younger brother and I were around 10 and 12. My dad had gone through the...
The Effect of Cross-Border  Restructuring  Convergence on Future International Restructurings
With the outlook for the U.S. and world economies fading, 1 restructuring professionals may anticipate new innovations during the coming down cycle. One likely innovation will be an increasing number of cross-border restructurings using the growing flexibility of restructuring law abroad,...