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Lenders Should Prepare Now for the Distressed-Debt Aftershock of COVID-19

The disruptions caused by the coronavirus (COVID-19) have been far-reaching and will continue to affect all industries in the months to come. These effects are only exacerbating what were already weekening corporate foundations. Michael Fielding examines what lenders should anticipate and how they can deal with distressed debt situations during and after the pandemic.

ABF Journal Podcast: Coronavirus (COVID-19)’s Impact on the Asset-Based Finance Industry

In the first podcast of the ABF Journal series, Vince Belcastro, Group Head of Syndications at Element Fleet Management, and Chris Enbom, CEO of AP Equipment Financing and Work Truck Direct, discuss the early effects of the coronavirus on the industry, how their companies are adapting and the potential impact on various sectors and markets.

Regulators Offer Guidance for Troubled Debt Restructurings

The Fed, FDIC, NCUA, OCC, CFPB) and state banking regulators issued an interagency statement for financial institutions working with borrowers affected by the coronavirus. FASB concurs with the approach.