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Asset Finance

Our Structured and Asset Finance practice is a recognised leader for its ability to structure complex transactions.

But we also have extensive experience at other levels and across all sectors of the asset finance industry. Whatever we’re handling, our lawyers have the breadth and depth of experience to help our clients find the most commercially beneficial way to structure a deal.

We advise on both domestic and cross-border asset financings including all types of debt, lease (both tax- and non-tax-based, including UK tax leasing, Spanish operating tax leases, Japanese operating leases) export credit and capital markets driven products, securitisations, receivables financings, vendor programmes and retail finance. Our lawyers help clients to buy and sell leasing companies and portfolios of assets, and structure regional and global leasing business networks. They also advise on aircraft repossessions and have  extensive experience on airline and ship restructurings and insolvencies.

We act for banks, financiers, airlines, lessors, manufacturers, captive finance companies, operators, borrowers, lessees, export credit agencies, and governmental and international organisations.

With a range of experts throughout our worldwide network, we’re able to cover all types of vessel and offshore installation from LNG carriers and drilling rigs to VLCCs and luxury yachts. Similarly, we advise on the full range of aircraft financing including all types of pre- and post-delivery financings, ECA backed financing, operating leases, sale and purchase of new and used aircraft and structured financing, and give advice on general aviation matters such as regulatory and maintenance. Our expertise in domestic and cross-border asset financings covers everything from rail, manufacturing plants, water treatment facilities and pipelines to vehicle fleets, mining equipment, films, satellites and computer hardware/software. 

We have a track record for advising clients on transactions that become market firsts and award winners, helping us to cement our position at the forefront of the market.

News & Insights

Automotive

News: 29 JANUARY 2021

Allen & Overy berät die Familiengesellschafter bei erfolgreicher Refinanzierung der BENTELER Gruppe

Allen & Overy hat die Familiengesellschafter der BENTELER Gruppe (BENTELER) im Zusammenhang mit der Refinanzierung bestehender Finanzverbindlichkeiten im Rahmen des Restrukturierungsprogramms der…

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cloud specialist

News: 19 JANUARY 2021

Niedersächsischer Cloud-Spezialist Hornetsecurity sichert sich mit Allen & Overy nächste Akquisitionsfinanzierung

Allen & Overy hat das Hannoveraner Technologieunternehmen Hornetsecurity bei der Finanzierung der Übernahme der Anteile an Altaro, einem schnell wachsenden internationalen Anbieter von Backup-Lösungen…

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Covid-19 coronavirus

Publications: 30 DECEMBER 2020

Covid-19 Pandemie: Änderung des COVInsAG

Verlängerung der Aussetzung der Insolvenzgründe bis 31. Januar 2021 – **Aktualisierung Dezember 2020**

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Covid-19

Publications: 31 MARCH 2020

Covid-19 Coronavirus: Zugang zu Fremd- und Eigenkapital in der Corona-Krise

Grundlegende Neuerungen für Sanierungs- und Gesellschafterdarlehen

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Recognition