Ashurst's Structured Finance Team
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The Capital Markets team within Ashurst forms part of a larger Securities and Derivatives Group.
The core practices of the team span capital markets, structured finance, securitisations, Islamic finance, project and infrastructure finance, regulatory capital, derivatives and structured products.
The senior associate will work primarily with two partners who specialise in various structured finance investment classes including secured corporates, infrastructure finance, regulatory capital, project finance, bank lending and securitisations (whole business and true sale).
The candidate must be willing to be flexible and should be enthusiastic about working in new product areas. The job offers exposure to multiple different clients, sectors and associated financing techniques.
The job will offer the opportunity to work with sponsors, arrangers, debt investors, corporates, government and credit enhancement providers across a range of bond and loan financings.
The role will also involve working closely with other groups within Ashurst, including corporate, projects, restructuring, banking and tax.
Essential skills and experience:
An established Associate Career Path Framework is in place clearly defining expectations and outlining opportunities for promotion.
Opportunities often arise for associates to spend time on secondment in house with a key client of the firm. From time to time, secondment opportunities also come up within other Ashurst offices in Europe, North America, Asia and Australia.