Structured Finance

Appleby’s Structured Finance group provides offshore legal advice on all types of international securitisation transactions including:

  • Public offerings on the capital markets
  • Private bespoke transactions
  • Issuances though traditional companies
  • Segregated portfolio companies
  • Commercial trusts
  • Limited partnerships

The legal team comprises individuals who have many years of offshore experience relating to all structured products including:

  • CLOs
  • Stand alone and multi-issuer repackaging programmes
  • Derivatives
  • Credit-linked securities
  • Large collateral portfolio sales
  • Restructurings

The team also has previous experience onshore in the securitisation groups of leading international law firms.

Our structured finance team members focus on offering our clients a first class service. Our experts have helped clients in the lead up to, and during, the credit crisis, providing a seamless service from across our offices and working with them to provide creative and commercial offshore solutions.

Our experienced team comprises of lawyers based across several jurisdictions including Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands, Guernsey, Isle of Man, Jersey, Mauritius, the Seychelles and Shanghai. Our depth is complemented by our global network which enables us to provide first-rate legal advice on structured transactions for clients seeking to carry out business in any of our offshore jurisdictions or transact business around the world.

Through our deep relationships with fiduciary companies we can also provide services including:

  • Registered office
  • Independent directors
  • Corporate administration
  • Share trustee services to our issuers
  • Conflict review services for affiliated trades the Investment Advisors Act 1940

Our team is also experienced in listing Eurobonds, specialist debt securities and equity on the Cayman Islands Stock Exchange and the Channels Islands Securities Exchange and we work closely with the Irish listing agents coordinating the listing of notes on the Irish Stock Exchange.