Podcast | Restructuring Round-Up | Episode 3

Classification of Fixed and Floating Charges – Taking a More Nuanced Approach

May 2023
Region: Europe

In this episode, Rachael Markham and Helena Clarke discuss a recent court decision that considers the classification of fixed and floating charges, Avanti Communications. The case moves away from the previous thinking that, for a charge to be fixed, a lender needs total control over an asset, in favour of a more nuanced approach.

How might this case impact lenders and insolvency practitioners moving forward?

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