Structured Solutions

The team specialises in raising financing for mid-cap corporates across the capital structure in both secured and unsecured format in Western Europe and Global Emerging Markets. We are actively involved in originating distressed loans and special situations opportunities for fixed income investors globally.

Mid-cap Financing

  • Direct lending
  • Private debt 
  • High Yield Bonds
  • Minibonds
  • Bank Financing
  • Consumer Finance/Fintech financing
  • Infrastructure financing
  • Acquisition finance
  • Project financing
  • Real Estate Finance

Capital Structure

  • Senior debt
  • Sub debt
  • Unitranche Financing
  • Mezzanine Finance
  • Equity

Financing Activity includes :

  • Advice on available financing options
  • Investor sounding (including roadshows) and selection
  • Negotiation of terms and conditions
  • Execution
  • Transaction documentation
  • Settlement procedure

 Special Situations

  • Sovereign Claims (e.g. Healthcare Receivables, Public Administration Claims)
  • Distressed and Restructured Loans (Single Names)
  • NPL portfolios (secured/unsecured)
  • Event Driven

Special Situations Activity includes :

  • Sovereign Claims: arranging financing through non-recourse securitisation. Credit management
  • Distressed and Restructured Loans: full credit analysis, pricing and placement on a principal basis
  • NPL portfolios :  structuring and securitisation, block purchase for existing vehicles
  • Event Driven: credit analysis, placement

Michele Lupo
Global Head of Legal Affairs

Michael Freilich
Fixed Income Sales