By Matt Perry
Guest Host Steve Katz, Kevin Duffy (guest)
Kevin Duffy, senior valuation director at Hilco Valuation Services joins Steve Katz to discuss the critical changes facing the chemical industry in the wake of the global pandemic and how demand levels and industries ranging from automotive to packaging are affecting that overall landscape.
By Marc O’Neill
In this article we take a look at the current state of the energy industry. We explore the various factors that predisposed it to such a significant downturn in the face of the current crisis, and how the mounting second wave of COVID-19 cases is likely to impact oil producers, industry service providers and the value of their highly specialized assets in the months ahead.
By John Fenn
In this article we take a look at the importance of a continued commitment to determining impairments, despite the rebound in both equity and debt markets, as well as recommended best practices in both enterprise valuation and portfolio review during the ongoing pandemic.
By Brent Bonham and Nelson Thorpe
In this article we take a look at both the TV/Film/Broadcast and Concert/Theater/Tradeshow segments of the Audiovisual (AV) Industry and how social distancing requirements, consumer and customer behavior, as well as the distinct challenges associated with each business model are impacting gear sales, asset values and a potential path to recovery.
Guest Steve Katz, Michael Sullivan (guest)
Michael Sullivan, Vice President of the metals and mining valuation group at Hilco Valuation Services joins Steve Katz on the Hilco Global Smarter Perspectives Podcast Series to discuss the course of steel and aluminum industry trends leading up to the COVID-19 crisis, as well as the factors that are now impacting those industries and the variables that stand to either speed or slow their paths to recovery.
By Hilco Streambank
You may be a trustee for a debt instrument that is not performing. Or perhaps you have a situation that requires an independent party to run a cost effective and commercially reasonable independent sale process, so that you can fulfill your fiduciary and legal duties and/or exercise your remedies under the terms of your agreement. Streambank is your solution.
Guest Steve Katz, Ron Lubin (guest)
Ron Lubin joins Steve Katz on the Hilco Global Smarter Perspectives Podcast Series to discuss how unstable market conditions created by the COVID-19 crisis are leading up to a very challenging moment for lenders.
Guest Steve Katz, Jeff Azuse (guest)
Steve Katz and Jeff Azuse, Senior Vice President of Hilco Real Estate, discuss the impacts to the hospitality market from the current global pandemic, and the various factors that are contributing to continued struggles and planning complexities for hotel owners and operators.
By Kevin Duffy
With a pre-COVID workforce of more than 800,000 in the U.S., based on data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the chemical industry faces critical challenges in the wake of the global pandemic.