Winner: Rick Martin, Virgin Media
Virgin Media has fundamentally changed the capital structure of its business with this solution. The company have been rewarded with a massive drop in their CDS’s as the success of the refi nancing efforts became clear, and improvements to their credit ratings. This has been achieved in conjunction with their banking partners, including Deutsche Bank as agent, and their lawyers, Fried Frank.
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