Author: Chris Kwan

Is Vietnam Asia’s Next Property Hotspot?

12 August in Press

On Barron's, By Abby Schultz | 12 August 2016 Eric Solberg - Founder and CEO of EXS Capital Group Eric Solberg is an unabashed champion for Vietnam and more specifically, Vietnamese real-estate. In Solberg’s view, Vietnam, with its young population and high growth rate, has “tremendous fundamentals” that haven’t...

The evolution of Asia deal protections

16 March in Events, Press

Author: Ashley Lee | Published: 11 Mar 2015 Panellists at IFLR’s Asia M&A Forum on Tuesday agreed that material adverse changes (Macs) are rarely triggered, despite their popularity. The speakers favoured protection mechanisms involving payment, such as deposits. Deal protection is a focus in Asia, due to many factors...

How to draft disputes clauses in Asian SPAs

16 March in Events, Press

Author: Ashley Lee | Published: 11 Mar 2015 There has long been a debate about how dispute clauses in Asia should be drafted, with options ranging from arbitration to local litigation. To maximise enforceability, speakers at IFLR’s Asia M&A Forum agreed that special consideration is needed for deals involving...