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Insight: Dry Bulk Shipping - Expect a Mayday Call

Monday, 2 January, 2012

This Insight focuses on the challenges facing the dry bulk shipping sector.

Record lows in pricing. Massive ship supply increases. Reduced commodity demand from Europe and the U.S. A potential China slow-down. Can it get any worse for dry bulk shipping? With so many macro-economic challenges that cannot be controlled, companies and investors need to be especially proactive to flourish in this environment.

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Insight: Construction Sector - Getting Hammered

Wednesday, 1 June, 2011

This Insight focuses on issues unique to the construction sector.

Since January 2006, the annualized value of construction put in place decreased by approximately 35%, forcing many construction firms to survive off their dwindling backlog. Unless new projects begin to arrive at a faster rate, 2011 presents a looming crisis for many firms and potentially for their sureties. Acting now to address this crisis is critical to ensuring long-term viability and minimizing or avoiding contract bond...

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Article: The Limits of Long-Distance Management, Stanford Business

Monday, 23 May, 2011

In this article, published in Stanford Business, Zolfo Cooper warns geographically distant managers and owners they need to spend time on site.

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Article: Preserving Global Enterprise Value, INSOL America

Thursday, 28 April, 2011

This article appeared in INSOL America magazine and focuses on managing international subsidiaries and affiliates through cross-border reorganizations

It was authored by Joff Mitchell, Head of Zolfo Cooper US and Simon Freakley, CEO of Zolfo Cooper Europe.

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Article: Bankruptcy Professional Spotlight, Joff Mitchell

Thursday, 28 April, 2011

Joff Mitchell, Head of Zolfo Cooper US has been profiled in Bankruptcy Professional.

A copy of the article is available below.

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