Anatomy of a Non-Performing Loan Portfolio Sale
By Paul Dunbar
The European market for loan portfolio transactions continues to be very active, with 2015 seeing over €100 billion in completed loan disposals across Europe. The United Kingdom and Ireland have led the way with the highest value transactions, such as the sale of UK Asset Resolution’s £13 billion Project Granite and Lloyds Banking Group’s sale of the €4.2 billion Project Poseidon in Ireland.
Other key jurisdictions include Spain, the Netherlands, Germany and Italy, but with highly competitive auction processes in all of these jurisdictions driving up pricing, buyers are looking to an increasing range of opportunities in less familiar jurisdictions, in particular in central and eastern Europe. Read the entire article here.
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