Asset-backed contribution structures (ABCs) are increasingly being used to fund smaller deficits, according to research from Deloitte.
The consultant found that nine of the 11 ABCs publicly announced this year were put in place to fund deficits of less than £100m. By comparison, six of the 12 arrangements put in place in 2012 and three...
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