8th Annual Distressed Debt Restructuring & Recovery Excellence 2017Date: 2nd To 4th August 2017, Malaysia

8th Annual Distressed Debt Restructuring & Recovery Excellence 2017


The regional credit markets have been growing rapidly in recent years, and the ability to properly assess and manage credit risk is becoming increasingly difficult and complex under competitive lending environments. Credit processes and assessment standards continue to evolve and stressed loans and default rates in several countries are giving rise to an increasing need to restructure such loans.
There are a number of common fundamental issues faced in all situations where the restructuring of loans in required. The experiences of the Asian currency crisis and the enormous volume of non-performing loans that emerged from it have provided important lessons in the early recognition, control and proactive management of non-performing loans. This workshop will cover all aspects associated with managing problem loans, from early recognition of relevant issues to stabilizing the situation and assessing feasible options, through to implementing required solutions. This interactive course will provide the opportunity to discuss and debate techniques and approaches to workouts, litigation and alternative approaches to handling problematic lending situations.


Course participants will obtain a detailed appreciation of the entire debt restructuring process, including:

  • Understanding the sources of financial stress and relevant risk factors
  • Identifying warning signs in the pre-default phase of a loan
  • Responding to financial distress
  • Understanding the key issues in informal and formal debt restructurings
  • Identifying and understanding the range of options and tools available to resolve problem loans
  • Understanding the complexities and other relevant issues in multi-group and cross-border restructurings
  • Understanding the key stakeholders and dealing with nonbank creditors
  • Understanding distressed debt investor “Key Issues”
  • Understanding the potential impact of credit default swaps on distressed debt restructurings

Who Should Attend

  • Head of Recovery and Stressed loans / Head of Special Asset/Workout Groups
  • Senior Credit Officers and Credit Managers
  • Legal counsel specializing in insolvency, restructurings and/or distressed debt
  • Investors in distressed debt and NPLs (e.g., hedge funds, private equity funds, etc.)
  • Asset Management Companies (AMCs) / Asset Reconstruction Companies (ARCs)
  • Officers focusing on loan monitoring, asset management, and/or loan recovery




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