Leveraged and Acquisition Finance

Responding to competitive tensions and regulatory challenges, the leveraged finance market is constantly evolving. Direct lending also continues to grow. The leveraged finance team at Hogan Lovells has extensive experience advising bilateral and syndicates/clubs of lenders around the world on senior and subordinated...

Representative experience

HNA Group on its circa €1.5bn debt and equity financing relating to its acquisition of Swissport.

Regal Cinemas Corporation on the US$1.05bn refinancing of its existing revolving credit and term loan facilities.

Advising Intermediate Capital Group on the first ever Australian dollar denominated and Australian law governed Term Loan B facility for Iron Mountain's acquisition of Recall Australia.

Advising the senior lender group on the financing for the acquisition of the Abbey Life insurance business by Phoenix Group.

Hogan Lovells Publications

Catch a fish by its tail: Has Senator Pat Toomey hooked the U.S. Leveraged Loans Guidance?

What has the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service got in common with the U.S. banking agencies [1]?  Simple: the U.S. Government Accountability Office (the "GAO"), which investigates...

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Unitranche: On the up, down under

Unitranche facilities have been a feature of the European and U.S, markets for a number of years, and have recently been making their mark on Australia. In this article, we provide a brief...

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Press Releases

Hogan Lovells advises Barings on its first ever Australian unitranche financing

AUSTRALIA, 4 October 2017 – Leading global law firm, Hogan Lovells, led by Acquisition Finance Partner, Richard Hayes, has advised Barings (formerly Babson Capital) ("Barings") on its ...

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Sponsorships and Speaking Engagements

Debtwire Mid-Market Forum 2017

Hogan Lovells are pleased to be sponsoring Debtwire's European Mid-Market Forum 2017 on 24 May 2017 in London.

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How Europe’s Private Debt Funds Are Approaching the Leveraged Finance Market

Paul Mullen is a partner in the Hogan Lovells London office. Acting for both lenders and borrowers at the top end of mid-market sponsor-backed financings, he has been particularly closely...

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Direct Lending in Italy: Opening the door for alternative lenders

On 9 March 2017, Hogan Lovells hosted a panel discussion looking at the opportunities and challenges involved in direct lending in Italy. The speakers included experts with knowledge of the ...

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