Argentina - Transfers of non-performing loan portfolios
- G. Gotlib; G. Burman; J. Hoberman
- Derivatives & Financial Instruments, 2009 (Volume 11), No 5
- 1 October 2009
In recent years, Argentina and other Latin American countries have faced some significant macro-economic and financial crises. These crises generated related losses, but also notable business opportunities. This article considers the acquisition of a large portfolio of distressed debt, particularly certain legal, tax and accounting issues. The recent worldwide financial crisis may generate similar opportunities, and the experience noted in this article may be useful for potential investors and sellers.