Innovative and experienced hybrid securities lawyers
Our team leads the market in the development of hybrid securities for financial institutions and corporates.
We bring together specialists across debt capital markets, equity capital markets, securitisation, derivatives, financial services regulation and tax to deliver innovative hybrid security financing solutions.
Our team covers all forms of regulatory capital issued by banks and insurers, equity linked and rating agency equity credit structures for corporates and stapled securities for trust issuers. We led the development of Basel III and Life and General Insurance Capital (LAGIC) compliant instruments for Australian banks and insurers and we are at the forefront of regulatory developments.
Our team handles all legal forms of issuance, including:
- Perpetual Subordinated Notes
- Term Subordinated Notes
- Preference Shares
- Convertible Notes
- Stapled Structures.
Our team works on issues in Australian, Asian, European and US markets by issuers across each region.
Issuer clients include AMP, ANZ, BOQ, Challenger, IAG, Macquarie, NAB, QBE, Suncorp and Westpac.
In addition to our issuers our clients include all the major arranging houses, including ANZ, Bank of America, CBA, JP Morgan, Macquarie, NAB, UBS and Westpac.