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  • Economic Outlook - 2015 & Beyond

    Wednesday 4th February 2015
    NSW
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    When

    Wednesday 4th February 2015 12:30pm-2:00pm

    Where

    Ashurst Australia
    Level 36, Grosvenor Street 225 George Street Sydney NSW 2000

    Cost ex GST

    Member
    Free
    General
    $50.00

    Wednesday 4 February 2014

    12.30 - 1pm - Registration (light lunch will be served) | 1pm - 2pm - Presentation
    | 2.15pm - Finish

     

     

     

    Paul Bloxham,
    Chief Economist
    Australia & New Zealand
    HSBC Bank Australia Limited

    Saul Eslake
    Chief Economist, 
    Bank of America, 
    Merriill Lynch

     

     

    About our Guest Speakers.....

    Paul Bloxham
    Paul Bloxham is Chief Economist for HSBC in Australia and New Zealand.  In this role, he is chief spokesperson for HSBC on forecasts and trends for the Australian and New Zealand economies and their interaction with global financial markets and international economies.  He is also a key member of the HSBC Global Research team, working with 500 analysts across 87 markets to help formulate HSBC's unique global view of the world's economy.  Prior to joining HSBC in 2010, Paul spent 12 years as an economist at the Reserve Bank of Australia where he held a range of different roles in the economics department, including heading up the overseas economies and financial conditions sections.  Paul has published a number of papers, including on household finances, asset prices, monetary policy and global commodity price trends.  Paul is a regular commentator on local and international business television and a frequent contributor of opinion editorials to the Australian newspapers.  Paul is an adjunct professor at Curtin University and a member of the Australian National University’s shadow reserve bank board. Paul holds a master’s degree in public financial policy from the London School of Economics.

    Saul Eslake
    Saul Eslake is one of Australia's most respected and renowned economic commentators. Having worked as an economist in the Australian financial markets for more than 25 years. His roles have included Chief Economist at McIntosh Securities, Chief Economist (International) at National Mutual Funds Management, and as Chief Economist at the Australia & New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ). Saul is currently Chief Economist of Bank of America Merrill Lynch Australia.

  • 2015 TMA Distressed Investing Conference (Las Vegas, Nevada, USA)

    Wednesday 11th February 2015
    NT

    TMA Global Event

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    When

    Wednesday
    11th February 2015 -
    Friday
    13th February 2015
    9:00am-5:00pm

    Where

    Four Seasons Hotel
    Las Vegas Nevada UNITED STATES OF AMERICA NT 0

    Cost ex GST

    Not available for purchase through TMA website. See below for booking details.

     

  • NextGen Melbourne Launch

    Thursday 12th February 2015
    VIC
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    When

    Thursday 12th February 2015 6:00pm-9:00pm

    Where

    The Boat Builders Yard
    23 South Wharf Promenade South Wharf Melbourne VIC 3000

    Cost ex GST

    Free Admission

  • Economic Outlook - 2015 & Beyond

    Wednesday 18th February 2015
    QLD
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    When

    Wednesday 18th February 2015 5:30pm-8:00pm

    Where

    Herbert Smith Freehills
    Central Plaza 1 345 Queen Street Brisbane QLD 4000

    Cost ex GST

    Member
    Free
    General
    $50.00

    Herbert Smith Freehills


    Doug McTaggart

     

    Dr McTaggart is Chairman of the Audit Committee for the Suncorp Group.

    Dr McTaggart is currently Chairman of the Queensland Institute of Medical Research, a director of UGL Limited and a member of the Queensland Council, Australian Institute of Company Directors and the Australian National University Council. In March 2012 he was appointed to the Queensland Government Independent Commission of Audit and Chairman of the Public Service Commission and has recently been appointed to the Prime Minister's Expert Advisory Panel for the White Paper on Reform of the Federation.  He has also served in other advisory roles to government as well as holding positions on, including chairing, various industry representative bodies. 

    Dr McTaggart has broad experience in financial markets and funds management. He was Chief Executive of QIC Limited for 14 years until his retirement in June 2012 and is a former Chairman of Galibier Partners Pty Ltd. Prior to joining QIC, he was the Under Treasurer and Under Secretary of the Queensland Department of Treasury and had a distinguished academic career as Professor of Economics and Associate Dean at Bond University.

  • Interview Techniques

    Thursday 26th February 2015
    NSW

    Learn word & body behaviour techniques to ask better questions & detect deception

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    When

    Thursday 26th February 2015 6:00pm-8:15pm

    Where

    Ashurst Australia
    Level 36, Grosvenor Street 225 George Street Sydney NSW 2000

    Cost ex GST

    Not available for purchase through TMA website. See below for booking details.

  • TMA Inspirational Women's Breakfast - SOLD OUT

    Wednesday 4th March 2015
    NSW

    In support of Special Olympics Australia

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    When

    Wednesday 4th March 2015 7:00am-9:00am

    Where

    Tea Rooms, Queen Victoria Building
    Level 3, Lower North End 455 George Street Sydney NSW 2000

    Cost ex GST

    Not available for purchase through TMA website. See below for booking details.

    SOLD OUT

    2015 Inspirational...

     

    MC & GUEST SPEAKERS

     

    Peter Overton
    Channel Nine News Reader
    (& Breakfast MC)

    Layne Beachley
    The most successful female surfer
    in history

    Raylene Castle
    Chief Executive,
    Canterbury Bulldogs

    Anne Sherry
    CEO,
    Carnival Australia

     


    Time:
    7am Registrations and Networking

    Breakfast: 7.30am - 9am 

    Cost: Corporate Tables of 10 $700 or $75 per person

    Your support will help "Make a Difference"

     SOLD OUT

  • 7th Annual Distressed Investing & Financial Restructuring Conference Australia

    Wednesday 4th March 2015
    NSW

    Euromoney Seminars

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    When

    Wednesday 4th March 2015 9:00am-5:30pm

    Where

    Sheraton on the Park
    Elizabeth Street Sydney NSW 2000

    Cost ex GST

    Not available for purchase through TMA website. See below for booking details.

    Euromoney Seminars


    7th Annual Distressed Investing & Financial Restructuring Australia Conference

    Date: 04 March 2015 - 05 March 2015
    Venue: Sheraton on the Park, Sydney, Australia
    www.euromoneyseminars.com/DDAustralia15

    TMA Member Price: US$1,839.2 (20% discount on the full price)

    This year, Euromoney Seminars will once again bring top investors, bankers, lawyers, and restructuring professionals together to provide an in-depth look at the pressure points facing the region, including Australia’s distressed investors’ shifting to providing growth capital, how much longer the mining and mining services industry can hold out, how global carbon initiatives have shaped the current market for carbon and renewable assets, a case study of Boart Longyear’s complex recapitalization and much more.

    TMA members will be entitled to a 20% discount off the standard rate, which is just US$1839.2 per delegate. Please quote the discount code of DDA15TMA when booking online to receive the discount.

    Click here to review further information.

  • Accounting for Turnaround

    Wednesday 18th March 2015
    VIC

    CTPA Course via the University of Technology, Sydney

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    When

    Wednesday
    18th March 2015 -
    Friday
    20th March 2015
    9:00am-5:00pm

    Where

    To Be advised
    To Be advised Melbourne VIC 3000

    Cost ex GST

    Not available for purchase through TMA website. See below for booking details.

    University of Technology, Sydney


    Link to UTS website - CLICK HERE

     Accounting for Turnaround

     The accounting process for Turnaround presents unique financial circumstances to businesses

    Accounting for Turnaround provides familiarity with the accounting processes and conventions essential to reviewing and managing business activities, especially those involved with the management of a firm being re-organised.

    This 3 day  Course builds an understanding in accounting and uses the knowledge and concepts to create an awareness of how value is created within an underperforming business. The course provides case studies on Australian and international corporations examining why they have collapsed whilst others have been revived.

    On completion, participants will understand the methods used by accountants to prepare statements; review business operations using financial statement analysis tools to explore and explain changes in the operating, investing and financing activities of the firm; through to applying various Business Valuation technologies for workouts and turnarounds and to understand the issues arising in their application in a turnaround context.

    Topics include:

    Information for decision making
    Building & using an integrated model
    Determining funding solutions
    How to fund a turnaround
    How to raise money
    Financial statement ratios and value drivers
    Forecasting
    Valuation methods – different perspectives
    Credit analysis
    Reorganisation strategies
    Reporting by entities in reorganisation

    Booking Details

    Cost: $2395 + GST per module 15% discount for 3+ enrolments from the same company & 10% discount for UTS Alumni

    For More information, please email info@turnaround.org.au or visit the UTS website:

  • Darrell Lea - Saving an Australian Icon

    Wednesday 18th March 2015
    QLD
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    When

    Wednesday 18th March 2015 5:30pm-8:00pm

    Where

    PPB Advisory
    Central Plaza 1 Level 27, 345 Queen Street Brisbane QLD 4000

    Cost ex GST

    Member
    Free
    General
    $50.00

    PPB Advisory


    Darrell Lea: Saving An Australia Icon

     An opportunity to hear from VIP, one of Australia’s most successful private turnaround investors. Using Darrell Lea as a case study we will

    highlight the challenges faced by VIP when acquiring Darrell Lea and attempting to lead the turnaround of this Australian icon.

     

    REX De VANTIER,
    Group General Manager
    Darrel Lea

    KLARK QUINN
    General Manager
    Darrell Lea

     


    Registration: 5.30pm 

    Presentation including Q & A: 6.00pm - 6.45pm 
    Networking Drinks: 6.45pm -  7.45pm / 8pm


  • Strategic Management for Turnaround

    Wednesday 8th April 2015
    NSW

    CTPA Course via the University of Technology, Sydney

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    When

    Wednesday
    8th April 2015 -
    Friday
    10th April 2015
    9:00am-5:00pm

    Where

    To Be advised
    To Be advised Sydney NSW 2000

    Cost ex GST

    Not available for purchase through TMA website. See below for booking details.

    University of Technology, Sydney


    Note: This is a 3-day course which is run over the following dates -  8, 9 and 10 April 2014

    Link to UTS website - CLICK HERE

    The CTPA Certification Programme The Certified Turnaround Professional Associate (CTPA) certification program of TMA Australia has been developed with the support of University of Technology Sydney (UTS) specifically for the Australian market to offer corporate professionals solid foundations to operate successfully in the turnaround industry. For further information about the CTPA Course please click here.

    Strategic Management for Turnaround
    A better understanding of the importance of strategy and leadership

    This course investigates how leaders fix troubled companies utilising real life Australian and international case studies including interviews with leading Australian turnaround practitioners and corporate bankers. Whilst it has deep academic underpinnings it is a highly practical course which uses field-tested frameworks and models that help show a step by step approach to leading turnarounds.

    During this 3 day, intensive Executive Certificate Course, the facilitators will, discuss and use a range of exercises that will help you to better understand your own leadership style and recognise how to modify your style as the turnaround develops. The program is enhanced with specialist presentations provided by leading industry practitioners.

    Topics include:

    Implications of a turnaround.
    Early warning signs of decline and failure
    Facing up to the leadership challenges
    The turnaround framework: The 7 key competencies
    Five stages that proceed successful turnarounds
    Crisis stabilisation and control
    Identification and management of stakeholders
    Addressing the strategic imperatives
    Driving change in business processes
    Financial restructuring and the role of experts
    Contemporary legal issues regarding turnaround in Australia
    Professional standards for the turnaround practitioner

    Cost: $2395 + GST per module
    15% discount for early bird bookings (1 month before start of each course)
    15% discount for 3+ enrolments from same company
    10% discount for TMA members

    For More information on the CTP courses offered through UTS, please email info@turnaround.org.au or visit the UTS website: click here

     

  • Law for Turnaround

    Monday 20th April 2015
    QLD

    CTPA Course via the University of Technology, Sydney

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    When

    Monday
    20th April 2015 -
    Wednesday
    22nd April 2015
    9:00am-5:00pm

    Where

    SV Partners
    138 Mary Street Brisbane QLD 4000

    Cost ex GST

    Not available for purchase through TMA website. See below for booking details.

    Link to UTS website - CLICK HERE

    The Certified Turnaround Professional Associate (CTPA) certification program of TMA Australia has been developed with the support of University of Technology Sydney (UTS) specifically for the Australian market to offer corporate professionals solid foundations to operate successfully in the turnaround industry. For further information about the CTPA Course please click here.

    Law for Turnaround

    A specialist course for those working in the turnaround industry


      

    Law for Turnaround is a specialist course for those working in the turnaround industry. This 3 day course examines the legal issues involved with restructuring financially distressed companies. 

    Participants will gain knowledge on the legal issues that arise in contract, corporate, finance, taxation and property law during a turnaround. All of these aspects are relevant for developing a legally effective corporate re-organisation for distressed companies prior to the formal insolvency process.

    The course provides the essential knowledge to help turnaround professionals understand the legal framework which affects every aspect of their role.

    An interactive style of teaching with practical exercises is used to help ensure a greater understanding and the program is enhanced with specialist presentations provided by leading industry practitioners.

    Topics include:

    Legal issues for turnaround managers
    Commercial law issues for turnaround managers
    Corporate regulation
    Tax and valuation issues
    Identifying financial distress
    Pre-restructuring issues
    First steps – negotiating with shareholders
    Developing a restructuring plan
    Dealing with major lenders
    Securing key contracts
    Dealing with major creditors
    Case studies

    Booking Details

    Cost: $2395 + GST per module
    15% discount for early bird bookings (1 month before start of each course)
    15% discount for 3+ enrolments from same company
    10% discount for TMA members

    For More information, please email info@turnaround.org.au or visit the UTS website: 

  • Have You Had Your Health Check?

    Thursday 23rd April 2015
    NSW
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    When

    Thursday 23rd April 2015 5:30pm-8:00pm

    Where

    Westpac
    275 Kent Street Sydney NSW 2000

    Cost ex GST

    Member
    Free
    General
    $50.00

     

    Further details to be released shortly

  • TMA Sports Lunch

    Friday 19th June 2015
    NSW

    In support of Special Olympics Australia

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    When

    Friday 19th June 2015 11:30am-3:00pm

    Where

    Dockside Darling Harbour
    Dockside Darling Harbour, Sydney NSW 2000

    Cost ex GST

    Not available for purchase through TMA website. See below for booking details.

  • TMA 2015 National Conference & Gala Dinner

    Wednesday 2nd September 2015
    VIC
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    When

    Wednesday
    2nd September 2015 -
    Friday
    4th September 2015
    6:00pm-1:00pm

    Where

    Crown
    8 Whiteman Street Southbank Melbourne VIC 3000

    Cost ex GST

    Not available for purchase through TMA website. See below for booking details.

    Further details to be released shortly

    Event enquiries - info@turnaround.org.au or 1300 042 811