Winckworth Sherwood’s finance team blends experience in banking, securitisation, corporate, tax, housing and regulatory advice in a single offering. We have a reputation for being at the forefront of new and innovative finance structures and are well placed to provide our clients with quality financial advice for the changing economic environment. We have advised clients on private finance transactions with a value of over £5 billion.
Our housing finance team are specialists in the social housing sector. We use our vast experience of acting for lenders and borrowers in the market to help clients develop and complete new and effective funding solutions. As an integral part of one of the UK’s largest social housing teams, our clients benefit from extensive market knowledge, wide ranging experience and a focus on the bigger picture.
We have many years’ experience in supporting clients (both as lender and borrower) in traditional debt, capital markets, institutional finance, structured transactions and placing security. We also work closely with our Commercial and Corporate, Local and Central Government, Institutional Investment, and Charities and Social Enterprises teams.
Our clients include leading providers of housing, pension funds, investors and management companies.
Our areas of expertise include:
- Traditional debt financing
- Investment and development finance (including forward funding arrangements)
- Social and affordable housing finance
- Complex structured financings
- Property charging
- Joint ventures, partnerships and SPVs
- Mergers and amalgamations
- Funding for ground rent structures
- PRS structures
- Capital markets advice