Matheson provides "a precise and well-articulated service’ on SPV repacks".
European Legal 500
Matheson advises international financial institutions and corporations involved in arranging and executing structured products transactions both in and from Ireland. The team draws extensively on the specialist skills and technical expertise from the Finance and Capital Markets Department and the Tax Department. The Finance and Capital Markets Department is rated Tier 1 for Structured Finance and Debt Capital Markets by Chambers Europe, the Legal 500 and IFLR.
The team advises arrangers, issuers and managers on all forms of structured product transactions including public and privately placed bond issues and involving all types of assets, including indices, equities, fund units, commodities, precious metals and cryptocurrencies.
Representative transactions include:
- Advising in relation to the establishment of an exchange traded product (ETP) note issuance programme to invest in financial and commodity assets.
- Advising a US asset manager in relation to the establishment of a ETP programme to invest in cryptocurrencies.
- Advising leading international investment banks in relation to the establishment of a number of repackaging programmes.
- Advising product producers in relation to credit linked notes.