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Lockdown Series | Part 5 | Managing business distress in uncertain times: Corporate and debt considerations

Event Details


South Africa | April 23, 2020 | 11:00 - 12:00 SAST

Join us as we discuss how to mitigate risks associated with distressed businesses during the current pandemic in South Africa.

The discussion will include:

  • Financial stress testing and forecasting presented by our guest from KPMG
  • The responsibilities of directors in the context of financial distress
  • Informal debt restructuring
  • Impact of the COVID-19 crisis on the review of restructurings under the Competition Act
  • Tax implications of debt refinancings
  • Business Rescue: Its potential advantages as a consequence of COVID–19
  • Post commencement financing: Why use it?


Jackie Midlane, Director, Head of Banking and finance

For more information please speak to Masetuka Ntsoereng.

This is a 30 minute webinar with a Q&A to follow.



Head of Corporate, M&A and Securities, South Africa; Director


Head of Knowledge, South Africa; Director

Director, Norton Rose Fulbright Africa(Pty) Ltd

Director, Norton Rose Fulbright Tax Services (Pty) Ltd

Director, Norton Rose Fulbright South Africa Inc

Director, Norton Rose Fulbright South Africa Inc

Nick Matthews

Head of Deal Advisory, KPMG