Industry

Financial Institutions

Financial technology is changing the face of financial services and overturning assumptions about the way they are delivered. Disruptive technologies are challenging the traditional models for the provision of services.

Representative experience

We advised Allianz Global Investors GmbH on the global outsourcing of investor services to State Street for its entire global fund range covering more than €450bn in AUM.

We advised M&G on the launches of three real estate debt funds to invest in pan-European CRE debt, which raised over £1.6bn in aggregate.

We acted for approximately 50% of the UK banking industry and 24 continental European payment services providers on PSD and PSD2 implementation.

We have represented multiple global financial institutions in litigation alleging manipulation of financial benchmarks and anticompetitive conduct.

We advised Regions Financial on its partnership with online lender Fundation to provide commercial loans to small businesses through a dedicated web portal.

We advised Zopa on its launch as the world's first peer-to-peer lender of its type and continue to advise on various product and regulatory issues.

We continue to advise BTA Bank in one of the biggest fraud cases to have ever come before the English courts.

We advised a syndicate of 11 banks on their US$3.2bn loan to the COFCO Group, one of China's largest state-owned companies.

We advised TSB Bank plc to acquire £3.3bn of former Northern Rock mortgages and loans.

We advised Optimal Payments Plc on €1.1bn transformational Skrill acquisition, their £451m rights issue, and €500m debt facility and subsequent step-up to the Main Market.

Press Releases

Hogan Lovells continues global BRI push with significant hire boosting Paris practice

25th April, 2019 – Hogan Lovells is pleased to announce that Philippe Druon will be joining as a partner in the firm's Finance practice, based in the Paris office. Specializing in...

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Press Releases

Hogan Lovells advises IDB Invest in US$25 million loan injection for SMEs in Panama

Washington, D.C., 24 April 2019 – A cross-border team of lawyers from Hogan Lovells has advised IDB Invest, a member of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Group, in providing a ...

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Hogan Lovells Publications

FIG Bulletin, 18 April 2019

We are delighted to send you our latest e-newsletter, setting out developments from 15 to 18 April 2019.

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INSEAD Club Afrique event

We will be hosting another event in collaboration with "Club Afrique", INSEAD'S alumni association. This will be a round table discussion with Eric Bastien Ballouhey, CEO of Oronte SA and...

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Media Mention

Why Are International Law Firms Hiring More Regulatory Lawyers in Hong Kong

Mark Lin was quoted by LegalWeek as saying the new listing rules could potentially bring more regulatory work ahead from some issuers.

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Hogan Lovells Events

Debate: The African Continental Free Trade Agreement- should Nigeria be part of it?

We will be co-hosting a debate on the status and future of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement alongside renowned networking group, Nigerians in the Square Mile. The conversation...

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