Arcapita Bank B.S.C.(c) (“Arcapita”) and its Debtor and non-Debtor pertaining to the Chapter 11 proceedings, information regarding the. Companies operating in the U.S. have several legal options for managing unsustainable levels of debt. One such option is Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy. Arcapita (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Arcapita Bank emerged from Chapter 11, the company announced this morning, backed by a $ million.

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We had significant overhead, with operations in four countries and nearly employees so our cash was suddenly being drained rapidly.

With regard to the avoidance claim chapger section and the recovery claim under sectionthe Court focused on the initial transfers into the US bank accounts and concluded that the conduct touched and concerned the US in a sufficient manner to rebut the presumption against extraterritoriality of the Bankruptcy Code sections.

On the other hand, the Committee argued that international comity could not be invoked because there was no parallel foreign proceeding. An attorney for the defendants did not adcapita respond to a request for comment Monday evening.

Over the last three years, we managed the orderly monetization of the legacy portfolio.

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We also searched for ways to refinance that arcapkta or to raise the cash to pay it off. I am confident that the highly qualified RA board of directors selected by the Committee will maximize recoveries for all stakeholders.

Those terms might include the size and timing of repayments. The bankruptcy case is In re: Agcapita use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience.

What is Chapter 11? Plan confirmed in Falcon Gas Storage Company. The creditors in the instant dispute brought arxapita adversary cases against the defendants shortly after the plan was confirmed, accusing them of improperly asserting that investments Arcapita made through BisB and Tadhamon did not have to be returned to the estate and could be held under Bahraini law to set off claims against the debtor. In support of its conclusion, the Court noted the following: That process differs significantly from Chapter 7 bankruptcy, which is for companies that are not likely to remain going concerns.


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Email Professional email required. Instead, the Defendants informed Arcapita that, pursuant to Bahraini law, they were setting off the Placement Proceeds against prepetition debt owed to them by Arcapita. Were there alternatives available to Arcapita?

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In chapfer autumn ofafter the fall of Lehman Brothers, a global liquidity crisis set in. Leblanc and Nicholas A. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy.

At the time of our emergence from Chapter 11, a creditor-owned entity called RA Holdings was created. Immediate answers to most-asked questions Get the facts faster with our FAQ.

It emerged from bankruptcy protection a year later under a Chapter 11 plan that set the bank up with new operating companies and hundreds of millions in exit financing. Any Holder who does not elect to exchange its Shares prior to the expiration of this deadline shall retain its Shares in Arcapita Bank and the Pro Rata Share of Transferring Shareholder Warrants to which such Holder would have been entitled shall expire and be cancelled without any further action necessary to be taken by the Reorganized Debtors.

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Entering into Chapter 11 was an extremely difficult decision but in hindsight proved to be a very good option for Arcapita because it gave us the time to maximize returns for our stakeholders, especially our investors. Was the idea to simply pick up where Arcapita left off before Chapter 11? We believed that we had sufficient assets on our balance sheet, so we asked for a three-year window that would give us sufficient additional time to monetize our assets in an orderly manner.


It became clear to us that the Arcapita name still had meaning for many of our investors, and we wanted to honor those feelings by maintaining the name. We appreciate the strong support that we received from our stakeholders and look forward to delivering future value to investors.

The goal was to create a new and improved firm.

Bahrain’s Arcapita exits chapter 11, plans asset sales

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Eastern Time as the deadline to file administrative expense proofs of claim, the “Administrative Expense Claims Bar Date”. When the Placement investments matured, the Defendants refused to deliver the Placement Proceeds to Arcapita as required by the Placement Agreements.

The potential application of Bahraini law did not mandate abstention since the Court is competent to apply foreign law. We believe that the same opportunity that led us to form Arcapita in the first place still exists.

Should you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us: October 17, at 4: Judge Lane remarked at the time that the case was fascinating because it required those involved to coordinate U. We occasionally allow reputable companies outside of the company 111 mail details of products which may be of interest to you.