Finance and Securities

Our Team has over the years developed expertise in delivering bespoke commercially innovative solutions to our broad range of clients including financial institutions, oil & gas companies and other blue chip companies. We advise on the most cutting-edge transactions in areas as diverse as acquisition finance, asset finance, debt capital markets, project finance, trade and commodity finance. Our strength is under-pinned by our in-depth knowledge of the local financial market, keen understanding of clients’ needs, and our strong client relationship management skills supported by a full range of commercial services.

Track Record:

  • Advised on issuance a Senior Secured Notes issuance transaction due in 2017 and warrants exercisable for the common shares of a client company;
  • Advised on a N5 Billion Unit Trust Scheme targeted at Nigerians in diaspora;
  • Advised on US$130 Million transaction for the acquisition of some aircraft;
  • Advised a syndicate of lenders on the financing and refinancing of a major real estate asset east of Nigeria;
  • Advised on an Irrevocable & Unconditional US$600 million federal government guarantee bond issuance for the manufacturing and textile space;
  • Advised on the issuance of Enrolment Debenture instruments for a client in the educational sector;
  • Advised on a Senior Secured Notes issuance transaction due in 2019;
  • Advised on a multi-million dollar Reserved Based Lending Debt Facility;
  • Advised on a multi-jurisdictional private placement transaction to raise over US$50,000,000 for the development of its oil and gas assets.