On 4 November 2021, De Brauw hosted the Amsterdam Early Evening Seminar of the Loan Markets Association (LMA). The seminar consisted of a panel discussion on "The post-COVID loan markets: Dutch and international trends", hosted by Niek Biegman.
Panelists Christian Savvides (Global Co-head Debt Advisory, Rothschild & Co), Jan-Piet Valk (CFO Boels Rental), Wouter Biewinga (Director Loan Capital Markets, ING Bank) and Bas Boutellier (Senior Associate, De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek) discussed key trends, including:
- State of play: Financial markets update and outlook
- How did they do it: Case study: shaking off COVID impact on financing
- The end of LIBOR: Lender and Borrower approach to LIBOR discontinuation
- ESG is hot: Increasing momentum in sustainability-linked financing
A recording of the seminar can be found below and on the LMA website: https://www.lma.eu.com/lmaplayer?t=175#item-175.