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Dealing in Debt: The impact of COVID-19

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Uncertainty over lender’s willingness to provide loans, and on what terms is a concern being faced by both investors and borrowers alike. There is a weight of capital sitting on the sidelines ready to invest but transaction activity is slow due to COVID-19 related issues, including the provision of debt.

In this episode David Gippel and Andrew McCasker from CBRE’s Debt and Structured Finance team provide insight into the impact COVID-19 has had on the debt and credit markets and what we can expect to see moving forward.


Andrew McCasker

Managing Director Pacific, CBRE

As the Head of Debt & Structured Finance Pacific, Andrew McCasker leads a team of 11 professionals who specialise in capital advisory, placement and loan management services.

David Gippel

Senior Director, NSW & VIC, CBRE

David Gippel joined CBRE in August 2018 as a Senior Director in the Pacific Debt & Structured Finance team following 16 years as the Group Treasurer of an ASX 200 listed REIT. David is responsible for capital advisory, placement, and key client relationships in NSW and Victoria.

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