The No. 1 global investment banking restructuring advisor

With approximately 170 professionals worldwide, our team responds quickly in complicated situations. Every assignment is staffed with professionals who facilitate prompt completion of due diligence and analysis. In 2015, we were recognised by GlobalCapital as the Best Loan Restructuring House and by The Banker for the European Restructuring Deal of the Year for Punch Taverns.

We advised in many of the largest, most complex distressed deals over the past decade, including numerous cross-border transactions in Europe. During this period we advised on more than 1,000 restructuring transactions, in- and out-of-court, with aggregate debt claims in excess of $1.5 trillion, including four of the five largest of all time: Lehman Brothers, WorldCom, General Motors and CIT Group. We are ranked by Thomson Reuters as the No. 1 global investment banking restructuring advisor.

A listing of our services includes:

  • Restructuring existing debt and equity
  • Representing buyers and sellers of distressed companies, divisions and assets
  • Bulk sales of assets
  • Sales of performing and nonperforming loans
  • Business and securities valuation
  • Structuring and negotiation of plans of reorganisation
  • Structuring and analysis of exchange offers and debt buy-backs
  • Corporate viability assessment
  • Procuring emergency liquidity and long-term capital
  • Prepackaged and prenegotiated plans of reorganisation
  • Planning for U.K. schemes of arrangement and administration, or European cross-border insolvencies

Distressed Mergers & Acquisitions
Special Situations
Sovereign Advisory Services

Financial Restructuring Contacts

Peter Marshall
Managing Director
David Preiser
Senior Managing Director

Joseph Swanson
Senior Managing Director
Dr. Ansgar Zwick
Managing Director