Windows of Opportunity webinar series
As the COVID-19 outbreak continues to escalate, ensuring wellbeing of employees is paramount, but it is not the only challenge. There is a vast sway of operational and legal issues that businesses must address, too.
The UK has left the EU but there remains a vast array of operational and legal issues for businesses to address. See below for our perspectives on the key challenges and opportunities that Brexit presents for different industries and sectors.
A string of deals took place in the first quarter as energy firms look to capitalize on offshore wind's potential
Consider three factors: likelihood of legislation; complexity of regulatory action; and timeline for infrastructure development
More than any other factor, the energy transition motivates utilities deals worldwide
Where will the European NPL market go from here? A lot depends on vaccine rollouts and the end of debt relief measures. For many, that will be their first chance to assess the damage and plan ahead.
Early in 2020, as the pandemic took hold, the European NPL market went into lockdown along with the rest of the economy—but as the market opened up in the second half of the year, NPL sellers jumped back in, setting the stage for a busier 2021.
Opportunities for NPL investors are presenting themselves in European jurisdictions outside of the largest markets: Italy and Greece. Here is an assessment of markets where new opportunities for NPL deal flow are emerging.
Global M&A value more than doubled YOY to the highest first quarter total on record
In Q1 2021, private equity activity reached its highest quarterly value in more than a decade
The African Continental Free Trade Area could trigger a new era in intra-African trade
Supporting post-COVID recovery and growth in key sectors
Despite challenges, Africa remains an attractive PE and VC investment destination
Transformative technologies are ushering in a new era of efficiency, safety and growth1
Rising to challenges, funding a recovery response and leading the way to sustainable lending
The development of mine decommissioning and closure laws
Without being part of the full hydrocarbon value chain, pension and super funds are now claiming stakes in the Asia-Pacific oil & gas market, bringing into play nontraditional sources of funding for processing infrastructure assets in the region. But can these new entrants navigate the underlying risks and complex legal and regulatory challenges surrounding this asset class?