Centre for Commercial Law Studies

Professor Rodrigo Olivares-Caminal: Vulture funds battle Argentina in US court

8 August 2013

Professor Rodrigo Olivares-Caminal recently spoke to Al Jazeera on the debt trial of Argentina, which defaulted on more than $100bn of debt in 2011-12. Hedge funds have launched law suits to seize Argentinian assets in different countries, from central bank reserves to satellites to military assets, says Professor Olivares-Caminal.