Personal guarantors to corporate debtors to come under IBC regime from December 1

On Friday (15th November 2019), the Ministry of Corporate affairs notified “Application to Adjudicating Authority for Insolvency Resolution Process for Personal Guarantors to Corporate Debtors) Rules, 2019”. [TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE GAZETTE OF INDIA, PART II, SECTION 3, SUBSECTION (i)]. The new rule called in short as “Insolvency and Bankruptcy rule 2019” shall come…

Clarity on bank lending to InvITs

Banks are generally permitted to lend to those InvITs where none of the underlying SPVs, which have existing bank loans, is facing ‘financial difficulty’. In view of banks and stakeholders seeking clarification on the provision of credit facilities to Infrastructure Investment Trusts (InvITs), RBI on October 15, 2019, clarified that the banks are permitted to…