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Debt for equity swaps—an introduction

Debt for equity swaps—an introduction
Published on: 14 May 2014
Published by: LexisPSL
  • Debt for equity swaps—an introduction
  • How can debt for equity swaps add to the restructuring of a company?
  • In what circumstances would a debt for equity swap be appropriate?
  • What constitutes an equity interest for the purposes of the swap?
  • Who can participate in the swap?
  • What is the tax position?
  • What are the key concerns/drawbacks?

Article summary

Restructuring & Insolvency analysis: Marc Trottier, restructuring and insolvency partner at Berwin Leighton Paisner, looks at the benefits and drawbacks of swapping debt for equity in the restructuring of a company. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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