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Banking and Finance

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Our services

Banking and Finance

Our banking and finance team continues to offer excellent legal services in the banking and finance area. Our team represents financiers, obligors, counterparties and regulators in a variety of banking and finance transactions. We have represented clients as follows.

✎ Acting for clients in conventional, Islamic and syndicate commercial lending.

✎ Acting for clients in private and public issue of debt instruments including notes and bonds.

✎ Acting for clients in securitization, receivables financing (including receivables purchase transactions) and factoring transactions.

✎ Acting for financiers and obligors in project, real estate development, construction and permanent finance.

✎ Acting for clients in acquisition financing.

✎ Acting for clients in asset-based financing, equipment leasing, conditional sale arrangements, retention of title, hire purchase transactions and similar types of credit purchase transactions.

✎ Acting for lenders and borrowers including government agencies in connection with public finance, government bonds and securities and treasury bills.

✎ Acting for international and local clients on aviation finance transactions including acquisition of aircrafts, leasing, aircraft mortgages, registration of interests in aircrafts at the civil aviation registry and at the International Registry of Mobile Aircraft Assets and assisting clients in registration as transaction user entities and professional user entities.

✎ Acting for clients in start-up financing including family investors, angel investors, private equity funds, venture capital funds, start-ups, agribusiness institutions and crowd funding entities in all stages of startup lifecycles.

✎ Acting for high net-worth individuals in private wealth management in conjunction with tax planners, accountants and fund managers.

✎ Acting for international and local impact investment institutions including non-profit organizations, funds, cleantech financing institutions, community-based finance organizations and renewable energy financiers.

✎ Advising clients on Kenyan laws relating to distressed institutions, debt-rescheduling, restructuring and workouts, debt collection, schemes of arrangement, administration and liquidation.

For more information on MWC Legal’s Banking and Finance expertise, please contact Peter Mwaura at pmwaura@mwc.legal.