Professionals Associations and Government Departments

Europe, Middle East and Africa

UK - CCTA Government Information Service – starting point for searching for UK Government information
UK – Department of Trade and Industry
UK – COI Press Release Menu – current and historical press information
ICAEW – Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales
ICAI – Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland
ICAS – Institute of Chartered Accountants in Scotland
UK – Insolvency Practitioners Association
United Kingdom Treasury – Publications, information and contacts
Europe – European Bank for Reconstruction and Development

Europe -EBRD Insolvency Office Holder Principles

Europe - EBRD - Regional Report on Insolvency Office Holders in South - Eastern Europe
UK - Insolvency Lawyers Association
UK – Society of Turnaround Professionals
UK - Financial Services Authority
Turnaround Management Association – UK Chapter

The Americas

USA - Bankruptcy Creditors Institute – Information for creditors in US insolvencies
USA - National Association of Credit Management
USA - Online Guide to Understanding a Credit Report
USA - The American College of Bankruptcy
Canada - Office of the Superintendent of Bankruptcy
Canada - Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants
Canada - Credit Institute of Canada
Canada - Insolvency Institute of Canada
Canada – Department of Justice
New York City Bar
U.S. Courts – Bankruptcy Statistics

Asia Pacific Rim

Corporate Recovery and Insolvency in Hong Kong and PRC
Insolvency Asia
Asian Development Bank
Enterprise Insolvency Law of the People’s Republic of China
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The Center for Financial Stability (CEF) have published working papers where an abstract of the papers can be viewed and a full copy can be requested:

Working Paper #25: "Financial Markets in Latin America: Convergence and Integration. The Case of Chile".

Working Paper #26 "Describing Latin American Capital Markets

Working Paper #27 "Comparative Policies on Foreign Exchange and Capital Mobility : Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Peru

Working Paper #28 "Capital Markets in Latin America Accounting and Auditing Standards"
Working Paper #32  "Securities Markets Regulations and Evaluations on the Degree of Implementation: Argentina, Brazil ,Chile and Peru".
Working Paper #33 "Private Pension Systems: Cross Country Investment Performance"
Working Paper #36 "Latin American Pension Funds Investing in Private Equity and Venture Capital"
Working Paper #38: "Latest Pension System Reforms in Non-Latin American Countries"
Working Paper #40. "Credit Requests and Access to Financing of SMEs in Argentina".


ACCA – Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
The World Bank
International Monetary Fund
International Federation of Accountants
International Insolvency Institute
New UNICTRAL practice guide

Academic Institutions

Europe, Middle East and Africa
UK - Centre for Commercial Law Studies – University of London

The Americas
USA - Cornell Law School


UK - Accountancy magazine
UK – Accountancy Age
Dow Jones International Insolvency
Institutional Investor
Cross-Border Debt Restructurings:
Innovative Approaches for Creditors, Corporates and Sovereigns

PLC Cross-border Handbook Restructuring and Insolvency

The Challenges of Insolvency Law Reform in the 21st Century

Related Sites

The Americas

Bank of Canada
Canadian Deposit Insurance Corporation
USA – National Bankruptcy Centre
USA – Centre for Debt Management
Canada – Canadian Bankers Association

Asia Pacific Rim

Australia – Foundation Law
New Zealand - Ministry of Economic Development, (the Government Department responsible for the reforms)

Ian Fletcher International Insolvency Law Moot

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