Defences Against Covid-19

Contractual terms: Does the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak constitute a force majeure event in Singapore? Source: CNPLaw

Risk Assessment/ Mitigation:
COVID-19 Response Planning Preparedness Considerations: Comprehensive Decision-Making Tool Kit Source: Aon
COVID-19: Implications for business Source: McKinsey & Company
COVID-19: Addressing Implications and Mitigating Risks on Critical Transactions Source: Baker & McKenzie

COVID-19 – Impact on Valuing Investments in Private Debt and Equity Source: Duff & Phelps

Venture Capital:
Survey Results: The Impact of Covid-19 on the Early-Stage Investment Climate Source: 500 Startups

Private Equity:
Why private equity can endure the next economic downturn Source: Ernst & Young
Embedding resilience: A quick guide to the business implications of the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak Source: KPMG
COVID-19 and the private equity industry Source: PwC
Addressing the financial impact of Covid-19: Navigating Volatility & Distress Source: Deloitte

Government Responses & Relief:
MAS Advises Financial Institutions to Adopt Recommended Measures for DORSCON Orange Source: MAS
MAS Launches S$125 Million Package for Financial Institutions and FinTech Firms to Strengthen Long-Term Capabilities Source: MAS
      Annex A: Enhancements to Schemes For The Financial Sector Workforce
      Annex B: Digital Acceleration Grant (DAG)
      Finance Associate Management Scheme (FAMS)
Updates on Covid-19 (Coronavirus Disease 2019) Local Situation Source: MOH
Advisories on COVID-19 Source: MOM
COVID-19 Updates for Singapore Employers: Safe Distancing, Cost Reduction and Government Support Source: Duane Morris
Singapore: More relief in third budget 2020 (COVID-19) Source: KPMG
Singapore Resilience Budget: Supplementary Budget 2020 in response to the COVID-19 pandemic Source: PwC
Solidarity Budget: Singapore expands wage support for companies amid COVID-19 pandemic Source: CNA
Business Support Packages Offered by Governments in Overseas Markets Source: Enterprise Singapore
Industry-Led Compassion Fund Source: SBF Foundation
Advisory on COVID-19 for businesses Source: Enterprise Singapore
Press Release – End of Circuit Breaker, Phased Approach to Resuming Activities Safely Source: MOH
      List of Permitted Services Source: GoBusiness

Ministerial Statement on Refreshed Economic Strategy and Enhanced Support Measures Source: MOF

UPDATED! Re-Align Framework to Renegotiate Contracts For Businesses Significantly Impacted by COVID-19 Source: MLaw

UPDATED! Further Extension of Relief Periods under the COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) Act for Specified Contracts Source: MLaw

Impact of COVID-19 on M&A Transactions Source: CNPLaw
The Impact of the COVID-19 Outbreak on PE Investors and their Portfolio Companies in Asia – Part II Source: Morrison Foerster

Managing the Impact of COVID-19 - Data-driven analysis and actionable insights for the alternatives industry Source: Preqin

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