Staking a claim: A guide to Europe’s insolvency regimes


High levels of unemployment and sluggish economic growth mean default risk will be a feature of the European bond markets for the foreseeable future. Are the region’s insolvency regimes sufficiently robust to comfort investors?

Back in October 2004, Credit ran a story called ‘Insolvency: a survival guide’, a country-by-country analysis of the insolvency systems of six major countries in Europe. The article revealed that, despite attempts at harmonisation more than a decade previously, Europe’s i

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: