Impact of COVID-19 on the food and beverage industry and the retail sector

The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted most business worldwide and the retail industry is no exception. With a significant decline in out-of-home consumption and restaurants and pubs remaining closed for sit-down services, the impact on such retail properties is dramatic. On the contrary, restaurants offering pick-up and delivery options are experiencing a massive spike in their […]

Commercial lending during COVID-19: navigating the impact

commercial lending during COVID-19 pandemic

COVID-19 is triggering the shift to a new economic reality across various industries and commercial lending is no exception. Although lending institutions and borrowers alike are struggling to come to terms with the norms of the economic volatility, the sector is returning to positive acceleration. Banks are evaluating the influx of loan applications from small […]