Our experienced team advises clients on all aspects of debt capital issuances in the international capital markets, acting for investment banks and issuers in a broad range of debt offerings and on a number of stock exchanges. We are also an accredited listing agent with the Irish Stock Exchange.
We have particular expertise in working with issuers on the creation of stand-alone bonds, high-yield bonds and Medium-term notes programmes including listing, continuing obligations and securitisations.
Our Capital Markets team works closely with other specialists across the firm to provide a legal service tailored to each client’s requirements. Every project is managed and led at partner level, with input from other lawyers at the appropriate level, in order to provide clients with the most cost-effective pricing solution compatible with the right level of service.
Our Debt Capital Markets expertise includes extensive experience of:
• Plain vanilla bonds
• Medium Term Note programmes
• Subordinated bonds
• Index linked bonds
• High yield bonds
• Exotic bonds
1st April 2020
Equity partners in professional firms are not employees and the terms on which they serve are governed by agreement between them and their colleagues. One such agreement came under High Court analysis after a partner in a multinational consultancy firm was given notice of compulsory retirement. Continue reading »
23rd March 2020
If you are concerned about the enforceability of your business agreements in light of the Covid-19 outbreak then you need to take a close look at the terms of your commercial contracts. Continue reading »
12th March 2020
Judges are very familiar with attempts to hoodwink them. However, due to the litigation process, the truth does come out in the vast majority of cases. In a case on point, the High Court dismissed a £12 million claim after ruling a series of purported loan contracts not worth the paper they were written on. Continue reading »
9th March 2020
The advent of electronic share trading means that it is now the norm for securities to be held by custodians – usually banks. The result of this means that investors never become their legal owners. The High Court considered the legal consequences of such arrangements in a ruling of critical importance to the UK’s economic health. Continue reading »
3rd March 2020
Trade marks are a powerful means of protecting your unique brand, even against much larger or more prestigious potential competitors. In one case, a small clothing company which sold its wares under the name ‘Bentley’ scored a High Court win over household name car manufacturers Bentley Motors. Continue reading »
18th March 2020
Healys LLP is monitoring developments concerning Covid-19 to ensure the wellbeing and health of its staff and clients, in line with current guidelines from Public Health England. Our offices remain open but a number of people are working remotely and we will continue to meet our clients’ needs. In the event we are required to close, we will continue to provide a service as best and practicably as possible. Continue reading »
11th March 2020
In the legal case of Freeborn v De Almeida Marcal, Healys professional negligence solicitors Jerome O’Sullivan and Daniel Winslow represented client Philip Freeborn in trial. As a result, the client succeeded and received £1.5 million in damages.
10th March 2020
Healys are delighted to announce that they have been shortlisted for the third time in three years to win “Mortgage Conveyancer of the Year” at The Mortgage Awards 2020. Continue reading »
International Women’s Day, 8th March, was celebrated across the globe over the past week. Here in Brighton, the biggest female-led event was Making Herstory, a show-stopping celebration of Women in Business, organised by Healys LLP. Continue reading »