Sovereign debt and state aid

Sovereign debt and state aid guidance:

The amount of accumulated debt and its progressive increase have led to repayment problems and, in some cases, default. Thus, as countries amass unsustainable debt...

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Sources of financing Developing and developed sovereign debt financing can be carried out through multilateral, bilateral or private financing. The former two, are...

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Click here to download the latest State Aid 2019 report 2019, published by Getting the Deal Through. Jurisdictions covered The following jurisdictions are covered in this...

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Economic disruption in a country might trigger a crisis of magnitude sufficient to force creditors to examine their legal options for recovery. In debt documented in...

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Rationale In recent years, there has been a considerable increase in the number of European Commission decisions ordering the repayment of unlawful State...

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Rationale The European Commission (the Commission) adopted a temporary State aid framework following the collapse of Lehman Brothers in 2008/2009 to enable Member States...

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The Crisis Communications The Impaired Assets Communication is one of the suite of Crisis Communications from the European Commission (the Commission) setting out the...

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The Crisis Communications The Recapitalisation Communication is one of the suite of Crisis Communications from The European Commission (the Commission) setting out the...

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The Crisis Communications The Restructuring Communication is one of the suite of Crisis Communications from The European Commission (the Commission) setting out the...

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The EU State aid regime, which contains a general prohibition on State aid and some exceptions, is guaranteed by a number of procedural rules which are aimed at ensuring...

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Sovereign debt restructuring techniques The amount of accumulated debt and its progressive increase have led to repayment problems and, in some cases, default. Thus, as...

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This Practice Note provides an overview of the EU State aid rules, and specifically what constitutes ‘aid’ for the purposes of Article 107(1) TFEU. Overview of the EU...

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