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Episode 1: Defined benefit pension schemes and investors

Pensions

Episode 1: Defined benefit pension schemes and investors

In this podcast, Andrew Block, partner in Mayer Brown’s London pensions team, explains what a UK defined benefit occupational pension scheme is and considers some of the issues that can arise for investors in a company that sponsors such a scheme.

  • Jul 2015
  • Podcast
  • Mayer Brown International LLP
Who gets paid when a company goes bust: creditors’ rights explained

Who gets paid when a company goes bust: creditors’ rights explained

Keith Steven of KSA Group gives an extensive list of warning signs that a business is distressed, heading for insolvency and so in need of a turnaround solution.

  • Sep 2016
  • Article
  • Wilkins Kennedy
Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school.

Albert Einstein

Convertible Bonds - An Issuer’s Guide

Finance

Convertible Bonds - An Issuer’s Guide

In this guide, James Taylor and Robert Flanigan, Partners in Mayer Brown’s Capital Markets team, provide advice in respect of how to assess the merits of convertible bonds in respect of funding programmes and better understand their commercial terms, timetable and related documentation.

  • Oct 2013
  • Article
  • Mayer Brown International LLP
Warning Signs of a Distressed Business

Warning Signs of a Distressed Business

In this guide Keith Steven of KSA Group gives an extensive list of warning signs that a business is distressed, heading for insolvency and so in need of a turnaround solution.

  • Apr 2017
  • Article
  • Wilkins Kennedy

Finance

Changes in lending: What terms? Who from? So what?

Last week, Freshfields’ London office hosted an event for TMA UK. The event was a great success with over 120 attendees from more than 90 organisations.

  • Mar 2017
  • Article
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
Episode 2: Defined benefit pension schemes: due diligence

Episode 2: Defined benefit pension schemes: due diligence

In this podcast, Martin Scott, Partner in the Mayer Brown’s London Pensions Group, discusses the importance of pensions due diligence and what aspects of a pension plan to pay particular attention to.

  • Jul 2015
  • Podcast
  • Mayer Brown International LLP
High Yield Bonds - An Issuer’s Guide, 3rd Edition

Finance

High Yield Bonds - An Issuer’s Guide, 3rd Edition

In this document, Bernd Bohr, Partner in Mayer Brown’s Capital Markets team, gives useful guidance about high yield bonds in order to provide potential investors with all material information necessary to make an informed decision as to whether or not to invest in such bonds.

  • Sep 2013
  • Article
  • Mayer Brown International LLP
Practical Guide to Directors Duties

Turnaround / Restructuring

Practical Guide to Directors Duties

Directors are under ever closer scrutiny. Duff & Phelps and The Institute of Directors have partnered to produce a practical guide for directors on their fundamental duties.

  • Feb 2016
  • Article
  • Duff & Phelps

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Episode 3: Defined benefit pension schemes: limiting liabilities

Episode 3: Defined benefit pension schemes: limiting liabilities

In this podcast, Andrew Block, Partner in Mayer Brown’s London Pensions Group, explains what can be done from the perspective of a sponsoring employer to reduce both the liabilities of a defined benefit pension scheme and the volatility of funding demands.

  • Jul 2017
  • Podcast
  • Mayer Brown International LLP
Episode 4: Defined benefit pension schemes on insolvency

Episode 4: Defined benefit pension schemes on insolvency

In this podcast, Martin Scott, Partner in the Mayer Brown’s London Pensions Group, discusses how a company may be divested of its pension liabilities in an insolvency situation and the use of regulated apportionment arrangements.

  • Jul 2015
  • Podcast
  • Mayer Brown International LLP
DTEK: Has the English High Court Provided Another Option for Restructuring New York Law Bonds?

Finance

DTEK: Has the English High Court Provided Another Option for Restructuring New York Law Bonds?

In Re DTEK Finance BV, the English High Court decided that a change in the governing law of bonds from New York to English law, established a sufficient connection with the English jurisdiction for it to sanction the bonds' restructuring via a UK scheme of arrangement.

  • Apr 2017
  • Article
  • Mayer Brown International LLP
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Elon Musk

Best Practice Guideline on Turnarounds (ICAEW )

Turnaround / Restructuring

Best Practice Guideline on Turnarounds (ICAEW )

This best practice guideline was written for the Institute of Chartered Accountants (ICAEW).

  • May 2011
  • PDF
  • BM&T LLP

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