News of the World – State of the Markets Panel Discussion
February 15, 2015
CMM Managing Director Martin Magida was a panelist at a “News of the World Breakfast Meeting” where he spoke on the state of the M&A Markets. The panel, run by ACG New York, and hosted at the Tappan Hill Mansion in Tarrytown, NY, covered other topics including the State of the M&A Market, Cyber Security, Rep & Warranty Insurance, and Unitranche Financings.
He was joined on the panel by:
- Moderator, Bert Weil, Managing Director, Getzler Henrich & Associates LLC
- Domenic Del Balso, Area Executive Vice President, Arthur J. Gallagher Risk Management Services, Inc. who talked about both deal related Rep & Warranty insurance; is it critical or overkill, and Terrorist Insurance- the impact of the US government’s delay in renewing TRIA, the backstop Terrorist Risk Insurance Act.
- David Giudice, Vice President, TranSigma Partners who talked about Cyber Security, and if your documents allow you access to your borrowers Cloud data after a fraud.
- Bob Nabholz, Managing Director, Prospect Capital Management, LLC who talked about the advantages and disadvantages of the Unitranche finance structure; what conditions make this structure optimal for borrowers and PE investors