Capital Markets: Structured Finance - London (Firms)
What the team is known for
The team is well placed to advise on derivatives transactions, regularly assisting governments, institutional asset managers and hedge funds on both the buy and sell sides. Also demonstrates strength in structured products, with expertise in structured notes, repackagings and synthetic risk transfer transactions. Depth of knowledge in regulations enables the team to handle complex mandates, including advising on IBOR remediation.
Clients say: "They are excellent - they have a very strong bench of junior and senior associates, they have a very good understanding of market colour, they know what buy-side firms are looking for and they are very responsive."
Acted for the Bank of Montreal on its new repackaging programme.
Alan Davies has a wide-ranging capital markets practice and is singled out for his ability to advise a broad base of interested parties on structured finance transactions. His notable experience includes assisting with structured note programmes across the globe. "He comes up with pragmatic solutions."
Allan Yip's clients include hedge funds and institutional asset managers. He is widely recognised for his contribution to the buy-side market, providing both transactional and regulatory advice.