Navigating crisis – helping you steer clients through restructuring

Are your customers seeking more support from you on covenant resets or waivers, capital or interest-payment holidays or short-term working capital support?

Are you concerned about the robustness of your client’s business plan through the COVID-19 crisis?
Our restructuring team can work with you to identify the best options for your clients to help them through the coming months and get their businesses back on track. By combining our banking, legal and accountancy backgrounds with our extensive real estate restructuring and valuation experience, we are uniquely placed to provide financial, corporate and organisational restructuring advice across all real estate asset classes.

The current situation

Over £7bn

Q1 2020 UK bank impairments

301

Q1 2020 UK plc profit warnings

€25bn

could be wiped off euro zone banks 2020 earnings from bad debt provisions

36%

increase in CRE loans reported in default during 2019

How we can help you to help your clients


Loan portfolio or single credit deep dives

Working capital reviews and crisis cashflow management

Cost reduction and performance improvement

Business plan review and day one position/value


Alternative and higher value use analysis

Pricing and value creation strategies

Crisis management – situational experience and stakeholder management

Managed exit – single asset, portfolio and credit disposal strategies

Our advice is underpinned by

Ethics - we act honestly and responsibly – we’ve been named one of the most ethical companies by Ethisphere for the 13th consecutive year
Sustainability - we are leading the property industry’s sustainability agenda, with our own commitment to be net zero by 2030, and with the upskilling and training of our staff through our Building a Better Tomorrow programme
Research - we draw on our insights into global investment trends and economic indicators to bring help you targeted and customised solutions

Meet the team

Graham Martin
Senior Advisor - Loan Advisory and Restructuring Services
Graeme Henry
Managing Director – Loan Advisory and Restructuring Services
Ian Guthrie
Senior Managing Director, Banking & Capital
Midlands
Tim Luckman
Lead Director - Regional Commercial Valuation
North
Stuart Smith
Director - Valuation Advisory
London
James McTighe
Lead Director, London Commercial Valuation