Strategies to help businesses deal with COVID-19 financial liquidity issues

On-demand webinar

13 April 2020

In times of economic uncertainty, lenders might be reluctant to provide loans to businesses at times when access to liquidity is most needed. As the fallout from COVID-19 continues, market observers are watching closely as governments, financial institutions and corporations navigate these economic hurdles.

Our panel of experienced practitioners provide valuable and practical insights from a wide range of perspectives on the topic of liquidity support to small and medium sized companies and steps needed to meet their operational cash flow requirements.

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Guest speakers

Topics of this one-hour webinar include:

  • The importance of liquidity
  • Restructuring by agreement versus insolvency processes
  • Stakeholder perspectives
  • Responses from financial institutions
  • Government support funds, including direct liquidity loans, emergency support and guarantees to lenders
  • Identifying the challenges and finding solutions
  • Financial relief, including wage support and relief from HST/GST, forbearance, covenants and payments
  • What else can you be doing to preserve liquidity

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