Advising clients across the globe, our securitisation and structured finance specialists are at the forefront of many first-of-a-kind transactions, developing innovative new financings that reflect the consistently changing markets in which our clients work.
We advise arrangers and lead managers, corporate issuers, originators, credit enhancers, trustees, rating agencies and other market participants on a range of products and asset classes.
We have extensive experience in both whole business and sale structures, including a wide range of securitised assets, such as commercial and residential mortgages, trade/inventory receivables, CDOs/CLOs, insurance receivables, property rentals, NIM, auto and fleet receivables, hire purchase and conditional sale contracts, aircraft and mining equipment leases and PPPs.
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.
Crédit Agricole Leasing & Factoring
Advising on a pan-European export receivables factoring program for a construction group
Sankaty Advisors and Deutsche Bank
Advising on the financing of their successful bid to acquire GE Capital’s Australian and New Zealand commercial finance business and loan books which included asset based loans, equipment finance loans and aviation loans
Advising on a US trade receivables financing
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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.