March 2018


Whenever you plan to make a bold business move, it is important to study the monetary risks involved Like any other regions of the world, investments into ASEAN are not monetarily risk-proof. Risk of financial distress can occur anytime despite your business’ best efforts to avoid it. The right insolvency mechanisms will ensure business missteps do not spell the end of your business once and for all. In this series, Hanim Hamzah, Regional Managing Partner of ZICO Law, and Sharon Wong, Regional Director of Knowledge Management, summarise the different insolvency laws in each ASEAN member country.

Subject matters: Insolvency
Jurisdictions: ASEAN
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On 1 December 2022, KPMG and ZICO Law entered into an agreement under which a number of law firms and teams from the ZICO Law network have joined the KPMG network of firms.

The deal will see more than 275 lawyers join over 2,900 legal professionals in the KPMG global organization, creating a significant legal footprint across Asia. It will offer legal services and solutions, a globally connected legal services platform, and specialists who work with leading technology providers to modernize legal functions across organizations. The strategic combination increases the total number of legal professionals in the KPMG network to over 3,750 across 84 jurisdictions. You may read the press release here.

For more information and to see how we can assist you in your desired jurisdiction, please follow the links below: