KG Law Firm proudly participated as Block Sponsor of the NPL Europe 2017 – Spring Conference, held in London on 9-10 March. The event is organized by SmithNovak and enjoys widespread recognition by the various NPL industry players. Distinguished panelists from across the industry offered key insights into the European and various national markets (including Greece) and the current developments. Partner Konstantinos Vouterakos was invited to act as Chairman of the Block 2 – Greece and Cyprus.
Following the keynote speaker, A. Panoussis, GM and Head of Eurobank’s Retail Remedial General Division, and his presentation regarding the “Key trends & developments”, Konstantinos moderated the discussion between the panel members on the market trends, the recent regulatory developments and their insight on the market outlook for 2017 in Greece and Cyprus.
Partner Konstantinos Issaias also sat on the panel of Block 5 discussing the Regulatory perspective and Restructuring and Insolvency considerations. Konstantinos presented the new developments in the Greek Insolvency legislation in comparison with the relevant EU guidelines and proposals and discussed the importance of having a comprehensive set of legal rules as a critical factor for successful NPLs management.
This event was attended by over 300 delegates from leading companies from all over Europe specializing in the buying, selling, servicing and advising of major NPL transactions. It served as a great opportunity for anyone interested in gaining significant industry exposure, as well as the chance to network with key industry players on both a pan-European and a local basis.