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Forbes Vietnam Conference 2017: Real Estate – The Wise Choice

21 November in Events

Forbes Vietnam's Real Estate 2017 gathers leading institutional and private investors, developers and experts in the real estate industry.  The conference provides participants with market reviews and insights into the capital flows including foreign capital; they seek to assess outstanding segments and investment projects, latest trends...

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...