Outlook 2018: A Webinar with Financial Institution and Advisory Firm Representatives on what to expect in the Global Economy and the Insolvency, Bankruptcy and Restructuring Realms in 2018
L1088 Outlook 2018 Infrastructure
January 16, 2018
4:00pm Eastern Time
Course Number: L1088
Course Type: Live
Course Registration Fee: No Charge
As a result of strong trade, low inflation and supportive fiscal policies in key countries, 2017 saw the global economy enjoy a strong, broad-based recovery. Some of the world’s largest economies experienced a steady upswing in economic momentum and Q3 of 2017 marked the strongest growth in nearly four years. However, the OECD and other experts have pointed out that many of the longer term supply side issues that have plagued the world economy in the current decade remain to be solved. In addition, the recent improvements in global growth remain unevenly distributed across geographic regions of the world. As we turn our attention to the outlook for economic activity in 2018, business leaders will be asking whether world economies can maintain their strong growth rate over the next 12 months.
Join this webinar to learn what experts from global investment banks, an independent financial services company and a dedicated investment and advisory company for the Latin American region are saying about growth on a global scale as well as in the Latin American region, and listen to them share their outlook for the 2018 economy, with particular focus on insolvency, bankruptcy and restructuring. The discussion will conclude with a brief question and answer session.
Jacob Brown of Akerman LLP, the Lex Mundi member firm for USA, Florida
In his role as trusted advisor on restructuring and insolvency counseling and litigation, Jay represents secured and unsecured creditors, committees, trustees, and debtors in bankruptcy, commercial litigation, and business law matters. Learn more by checking out Jay Brown's bio.
Phillip McCreanor of Lincoln International LLC
Phil is a senior member of Lincoln’s U.K. team. Phil focuses on M&A transactions in the industrials and industrial services sector and is based in the London office. Learn more by checking out Philip McCreanor's bio.
Navin Nagrani of Hilco Global
Navin serves as a central deal maker in many of Hilco’s largest principal and advisory-related transactions. His primary responsibilities include leading several key strategic initiatives for the firm, including shaping the real estate business development strategy and execution as well as overseeing deal origination, deal qualification and transaction structuring. Learn more by checking Navin Nagrani's bio.
Paulo Guimarães, Jive Investment
Paulo serves as a senior legal advisor to Jive Investments, a fully dedicated investment and advisory company focused on originating, structuring and servicing investment portfolios in the distressed credit market in Brazil and the Latin America region.
Fotios Raptis, Senior International Economist, TD Bank Group
Fotios Raptis is the senior international economist with TD economics. With over 12 years of experience as a professional economist, his current research interests include developments in the European, Japanese, and emerging market economies, including China. Before joining TD economics in 2016, he was with the Bank of Canada for over five years where he was responsible for producing economic forecasts for the Canadian, U.S. and emerging market economies.