Voidable/reviewable transactions

Rather surprisingly on 16 February 2017 the German Parliament finally executed a long discussed reform of the German insolvency code aimed to soften the law on voidable transactions. The law now needs to pass the federal council (Bundesrat) before it can become effective.  Continue reading

Most Mexican securitizations involve the use of a trust as the special-purpose vehicle. This has tax advantages because the sale of the asset may be tax exempt and, at the same time, it is generally considered a true sale.  Additionally collateral trusts (fideicomisos de garantía) or payment-source trusts (fideicomisos de fuente de