Our global securitisation and structured finance team offers a comprehensive service to an international client base that is well-balanced across the spectrum of market participants. We advise originators, senior and mezzanine lenders and equity investors on a range of products and asset classes.
We have extensive experience buying, selling and financing credit assets and origination businesses, including secured and unsecured SME and mid-market loans, auto and equipment leases, consumer loans, commercial and residential mortgages, trade receivables and supply chain financing, and platform and fintech lending. We advise arrangers and lead managers, corporate issuers, originators, credit enhancers, trustees, rating agencies and other market participants.
Our securitisation team is supported by a derivatives team who provide expert advice on all aspects of derivatives on both the buy and sell sides, including specialist product types and the negotiation of a suite of master trading agreements. We act on contentious and non-contentious matters, working closely with our disputes practice to add value to your business through our integrated knowledge of derivatives, regulatory and tax issues.
We also offer a full range of related services to financial investor clients, including private equity, sovereign wealth funds, investment banks and hedge funds.
CREDIT AGRICOLE CIB and ESTER FINANCE TECHNOLOGIES
Advising in relation to the set-up of an off-balance sheet new trade receivables securitisation transaction for the Europe's second largest steel producer in the UK and Netherlands
Advising the arranger on the 2022 Clavel Residential RMBS, backed by a portfolio of Spanish mortgage participations
BAZALGETTE FINANCE (TIDEWAY)
Advising on the £10 billion multicurrency whole business securitisation of the Thames Tideway tunnel, including the issuance of 15 series of index-linked (CPI-, RPI- and limited index linked) and fixed rate bonds issued under the bond platform, with maturities from 2040 to 2054 as well as green bonds. The bond programme is the first application of a deferred bond purchase structure to a major infrastructure project in the sterling market
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Patrick is a senior finance practitioner with more than 20 years’ experience advising financial institutions and corporates on a broad range of complex financing transactions. He heads our debt capital markets and securitisation practice in Australia and is widely recognised as a leading lawyer in his field.