We have expert teams across the business servicing funds and other equity providers throughout their fundraising, investing and exit cycles, making our experience and market knowledge count where it matters.
Our specialist team advises fund managers on the structuring and formation of alternative investment funds and institutional investors on fund investments and managed accounts; deal-teams across all asset classes advising on the deployment of capital whether in private companies (from seed stage to buy-out), real estate, infrastructure, energy-projects or other investment types; and experts from across the business advising on just about everything else. Whether on employment issues, dispute resolution and litigation, tax structuring and personal tax planning or regulatory advice (covering not only financial services regulation but also competition, health & safety, environmental regulation and others).
Advised on all aspects of structuring and establishment of the Niam Nordic VI closed-ended real estate fund with equity commitments of €800 million.
Advising Deutsche Bank on the establishment of three European real estate/energy funds domiciled in Luxembourg.
Advising Highland Europe on its lead investment in London-based insurtech, Hyperexponential (hx), as part of an $18,000,000 funding round.
Advising Tenzing on its investment in MetaCompliance, a market-leading cybersecurity awareness training and compliance platform.
InfraRed Capital Partners
Advising InfraRed Capital Partners on UK corporate and tax law aspects of a £250m sale of a portfolio of logistics assets.
Advising the Hamburg FinTech start-up re:ceeve, a digital debt servicing platform, on its USD 7 million financing round. re:ceeve describes itself as a digital debt servicing platform.
ASN Beleggingsinstellingen Beheer B.V
Advising ASN Beleggingsinstellingen Beheer B.V. (part of the Volksbank group) on the split-up of a listed umbrella fund into listed UCITS and AIF umbrella funds. ASN Beleggingsinstellingen Beheer B.V. (part of the Volksbank group) manages more than € 3.8 billion in assets divided among twelve listed SRI and impact funds.
Notion Capital Partners
Advised on the launch of its technology-focused venture funds: Notion Capital 2 and Notion Capital III, its move into the growth capital space and its first managed account.
Advised on the launch of its £60m Regional Investment Fund, targeting small PE investments in the North West of England, as well as a number of environmental infrastructure LP style funds.
Advised on the establishment of CD Capital Natural Resources Fund II, a Cayman Island domiciled fund primarily targeting US institutional investors, and making private equity investments in the natural resources sector.
Illuminate Financial Management
Advised on the launch of its first fund, focusing on early stage investments in the global fintech market, and the joint venture arrangements between it and its cornerstone investors.
Advised on the formation of its Social Impact Bond Fund, and several successive property funds focusing on investments in properties and property-backed operating businesses in niche sectors.