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Insolvency

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Insolvency

The EU Insolvency Directive is important for the convergence of restructuring laws in Europe. In short, the rules stipulate what must be done when a portfolio company is struggling financially. The EU last updated insolvency rules during the last parliament as part of the Capital Markets Union project.

How does it affect private equity?

EU business insolvency rules are relevant for those Invest Europe members involved in distressed opportunities. The legal regime surrounding insolvency at EU level has a significant potential impact the availability and viability of such investment opportunities and can have a direct bearing on the risk-return ratio for a private equity fund.

Insolvency library

Positions & consultation responses

Position Paper on the Insolvency Directive

07 Dec 2018
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Positions & consultation responses

Response to Capital Markets Union Mid-Term Consultation

17 Mar 2017
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Positions & consultation responses

Position Paper on Insolvency Directive

16 Mar 2017
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Positions & consultation responses

Response to European Commission Consultation on EU Insolvency frameworks

15 Jun 2016
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Positions & consultation responses

Response to European Commission Call for Evidence on EU Regulatory Framework for Financial Services

31 Jan 2016
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Positions & consultation responses

EVCA-PAE Response to Green Paper on Capital Markets Union

13 May 2015
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Positions & consultation responses

EC Green Paper on Capital Markets Union

18 Feb 2015
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Response to consultation on insolvency

11 Oct 2013
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