In partnership with Debtwire, an Acuris Company
DATE: 6 May 2020
TIME: 11:00am Hong Kong / 12:00pm Tokyo / 1:00pm Sydney
Governments in Asia have so far responded to the coronavirus with various monetary and fiscal measures to help support their economies while temporary amendments to insolvency laws have also been made to help companies that, amid sudden cash flow crunches, are finding themselves unable to service their debt.
But given the virus’ impact will likely have a longer and more profound effect than was anticipated, it is almost certain restructurings and bankruptcies will skyrocket around the region.
Over 500 dealmakers across Asia Pacific joined the live panel discussion with our esteemed panel, as we took stock of the response to date in Asia Pacific’s major economies and considered the areas where financial stress is of greatest concern, including the region’s distressed debt market, bolstering liquidity, and the effects of economic stimuli and insolvency laws.
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