On May 12th, Kirkland partner Sophia Hudson will speak at The Corporate Counsel's webcast, "Capital Markets 2021." The panel will discuss what 2021 has in store for companies looking to access the capital markets, the current state of new market issues for debt and equity, and will explore financing alternatives. Sophia will be joined by Katherine Blair (Partner, Manatt, Phelps & Phillips LLC) and Jay Knight (Partner, Bass, Berry & Sims LLP).
Topics of the webcast include:
- Overview of the state of the capital markets
- Equity financing alternatives for public companies
- Debt financing alternatives: Investment grade/non-investment grade issuers
- The traditional IPO market and alternatives for late stage private companies
- The SPAC phenomenon