Summit Notebook

Zombie companies

September 30, 2009

In zombie films, the dead walk the earth and slowly annihilate the living. Such a frightening prospect may be in store for Europe, the Reuters Restructuring Summit was told.

Tinkering whilst debt burns

September 29, 2009

What have Liverpool Football Club, French building materials firm Materis and German forklift truck maker Kion got in common?

“Rich, retired and gone”

September 29, 2009

Veteran insolvency expert Nick Hood gave the restructuring summit a sobering reminder of the shortcomings of corporate finance.