Helen advises on debt capital market transactions, with a focus on corporate secured bank/bond financings of regulated and non-regulated businesses.
Helen spent five years working in our New York office working on a variety of structured finance transactions, including acting for initial purchasers and collateral managers on collateralised loan obligations.
Advising Heathrow Airport on all aspects of it £50bn secured bank/bond financing platform and high-yield bond issues.
Advising Blackstone on the refinancing of the Center Parcs group and Brookfield on the acquisition financing for their purchase of the Center Parcs group.
Advising RAC on its £1.1 bn refinancing through a new corporate secured financing platform.
Advising HSBC (as bond arranger) and HM Treasury on a £257m secured bond issue guaranteed by HM Treasury under the UK Guarantee Scheme, raised to finance the Mersey Gateway toll bridge (the first public bond to benefit from the UK Guarantee).
Advising lead arrangers on an innovative £3bn refinancing solution for the AA group and the subsequent refinancings under the programme.