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- New trends and opportunities in France
The year 2014 was when the new reform of French insolvency law entered into force, giving creditors more power and protection. As a reminder, up until 30 June 2014, French insolvency law offered companies facing difficulties the choice between two ty ...
Resource Article - abi_admin - 10/05/2015 - 10:32 - 0 comments - 1 attachment
- French Economists Protest Hollande’s Nomination of Central Bank Chief
Nearly 150 leading economists today rebuked President François Hollande’s plan to appoint a former executive of France’s largest lender to head the country’s central bank by calling on legislators to block the appointment over concerns about conflicts of ...
Daily Headline - abi_admin - 09/15/2015 - 12:26 - 0 comments
- EU Weighs Transaction Tax as France Pushes for Wider Base
European Union efforts to build a financial-transactions tax among 11 nations pressed on in a bid to break a deadlock over what to tax and at what rate, Bloomberg News reported on Saturday. “Important advances were made” at a meeting among participating ...
Daily Headline - abi_admin - 09/14/2015 - 12:34 - 0 comments
- Tsipras And Hollande Want Bailout Agreed In Late August
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and French President Francois Hollande agreed on Thursday that a new bailout for Greece could and should be agreed soon after August 15, Reuters reported. The two men were speaking in Egypt on the sidelines of a ceremo ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 08/06/2015 - 17:10 - 0 comments
- ‘Toxic’ Loans Wallop French Towns
Like several hundred cities across France, Châteauneuf-les-Martigues took out a variable-interest-rate loan in the mid-2000s to restructure debt and reduce interest payments. The loans offered very low interest rates for the first few years, before the r ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 07/20/2015 - 20:36 - 0 comments
- Franco-Spanish Rail Operator TP Ferro Files For Creditor Protection
TP Ferro, the company that runs a high-speed rail link between Spain and France, filed for protection from creditors after failing to reach a debt restructuring agreement, its French co-owner said, Reuters reported. Construction firm Eiffage, which owns ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 07/19/2015 - 09:48 - 0 comments
- Country Reports Winter 2014/15. Updates from Latvia, Spain, France and Romania
After two years of fierce debate a major package of amendments is going to enter into force on 1 March 2015 in Latvia. The most controversial are those relating to personal bankruptcy. Firstly, after the sale of the debtor’s dwelling that served as c ...
Resource Article - abi_admin - 06/02/2015 - 13:22 - 0 comments - 1 attachment
- Tax treatments in France
Hervé Ballone explains the tax treatment of the debt waiver granted by a mother company to its subsidiary having financial difficulties in France A company might, in certain circumstances, voluntarily waive its debt owed to a client, hence the term “ ...
Resource Article - abi_admin - 06/02/2015 - 13:23 - 0 comments - 1 attachment
- French Corporate Insolvencies Decline As Economy Picks Up Steam
which in the first three months of 2015 saw GDP growth of 0.6 percent - surpassing market expectations for a 0.4 percent expansion and the fastest growth rate for two years. The fall came despite a ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 05/26/2015 - 20:56 - 0 comments
- France Plans $4.3 Billion Program to Help Young Workers
French President François Hollande said on a television interview on Sunday he’d spend at least €4 billion ($4.3 billion) on a new program that will subsidize working youth, The Wall Street Journal reported. During a wide-ranging two-hour interview o ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 04/19/2015 - 19:36 - 0 comments