European Real Estate Finance: Market update – Q2 2020
The recent outbreak of the coronavirus COVID-19 has quickly evolved from a local issue to a global crisis. In addition to the tragic human loss, the disease is having and will continue to have a profound economic impact. On this page we will be providing regular legal updates on issues affecting our clients’ businesses around the world. Below is a list of our published updates.
Low prices and excess supply have pushed oil & gas balance sheets to the brink, which means raising traditional debt will remain difficult and restructurings are expected
Practical advice on restructuring processes and considerations
Remote working, online shopping and telemedicine have shielded the technology sector from the worst effects of COVID-19 lockdowns
The year started strongly for many nations in Latin America, but coronavirus has heavily impacted the M&A market.
COVID-19 has pushed healthcare systems around the world to the limit, but depending on the vertical, certain companies have been less affected than those in other sectors—and the availability of credit to battle the pandemic has helped
COVID-19 is hammering leisure sector M&A—but not so much that opportunities have vanished
Even though COVID-19 has taken a toll on consumer spending and supply chains, the food and beverage industry has shown resilience and continues to tap credit markets
COVID-19 travel restrictions have put the aviation industry on the backfoot. M&A will not be an immediate priority, but consolidation and distressed deals will come in time
The COVID-19 lockdown forced restaurants, hotels, gyms, theaters and casinos to shut their doors and put balance sheets under extreme strain, but some have tapped debt markets to see them through
Retailers faced a difficult financing market before COVID-19 appeared, but lockdowns have made the situation even tougher
COVID-19 has put dealmaking in the already disrupted retail industry under further strain. Some retailers, however, have proven resilient and those that survive will see opportunity to vertically integrate supply chains and invest in technology capabilities
Czech Government Financial Assistance Measures to Address Adverse Effects of COVID-19
Rescue Measures for South African Businesses to Stay Afloat in Turbulent Waters
Oil & gas dealmaking has plummeted following a period of prolonged low oil prices and a steep fall in demand due to COVID-19. However, large players with strong balance sheets could still see opportunities to invest