Asset based lending

Our asset based lending team provides advice to many receivables and asset-based lenders, as well as borrowers across a wide range of transactions

Our asset based lending (ABL) team has broad experience across the full spectrum of ABL finance. We advise high street banks, specialist banks, peer to peer lenders, independent funders as well as corporate borrowers.

Our advice

Advice covers transaction structuring, preparation and negotiation of term sheets, facility documentation, security structures, reviewing underlying debtor contracts and negotiating inter-creditor arrangements.

The team also specialises in drafting standard funding and security documentation for the ABL market, including ABL, off balance sheet, back to back and supply chain arrangements.

We advise on all aspects of ABL related funding arrangements, including:

  • receivables financing
  • asset based lending (in relation to all asset classes including inventory, P&M, property in addition to cashflow loans)
  • Government supported Loan Schemes (such as CBILS and RLS)
  • back to back structures
  • trade finance
  • supply chain finance
  • off balance sheet/non-recourse structures
 

An ABL focused team who understand our delivery aims for our clients and help us work toward those. Always able to cut quickly to the key documentary points of debate and able to articulate clear solutions.

Legal 500 2024

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