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The Vultures Fly East: The Creation and Globalisation of the Distressed Debt Market


John Flood


UCD; University College London; University of Westminster School of Law


ADAPTING LEGAL CULTURES, D. Nelken, ed., pp 257-278, Oxford: Hart, 2001

Abstract:     
Corporate insolvency and bankruptcy have given rise to new markets, including global ones, in which lawyers have been key players. This paper examines the role of lawyers in informal restructuring through an analysis of the London Approach and the rise of the distressed debt market.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 22

Keywords: bankruptcy, insolvency, law firms, lawyers, globalization, london approach, distressed debt, vulture funds

JEL Classification: J44, K33, L14

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Date posted: December 6, 2006  

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Flood, John, The Vultures Fly East: The Creation and Globalisation of the Distressed Debt Market. ADAPTING LEGAL CULTURES, D. Nelken, ed., pp 257-278, Oxford: Hart, 2001. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=949581

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