Business Recovery Services – Banking & Insurance


The Advisory team has delivered complex, multi-jurisdictional, banking liquidations and controllerships, working with local and overseas regulators to unwind structures involving US$ billions of assets and claim positions.

Our team has been involved in some of the major banking insolvency solutions of the recent and prior financial crises, with a depth of experience in:

  • Resolution of custodial portfolios
  • Realisation of large loan books
  • Unwind of derivative positions and structured finance
  • Working with onshore regulators in the Americas, EMEA and Asia
  • Schemes of arrangement
  • Deposit guarantee and trust issues
  • Communication and classification strategies for large (500+) bodies of creditors in disparate geographic locations


Our liquidation and controllership appointees have implemented wind-down and business sale solutions for a wide range of insurers ranging from captives, [reinsurers] to large retail insurers.

Drawing on the expertise of the PwC insurance practice, our appointees have valued and sold large insurance businesses, working in close collaboration with local and overseas regulators.