Germany

This guide provides an overview of the different insolvency and restructuring procedures currently available for companies in Germany.

The matrix below illustrates whether the general aim of a particular procedure is company rescue or debt recovery. It contains links to a series of Q&A summaries on the operation of each procedure.

Procedure

 

Aim
 Rescue Debt Recovery 
Regelinsolvenzverfahren (regular/standard insolvency proceedings)

✓ (its primary aim)

 

✓ 

 

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