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Paul Sutton

What are loan notes?

Loan notes are commonly used for raising funds for a wide range of purposes, including institutional investments, securitisations, property development projects, public companies, owner-managed businesses and start-ups. They are also commonly used for restructuring existing businesses. They are extremely scaleable, and in theory there is no limit to …
Paul Sutton

LCN Legal delivers seminar on key contractual protections for loan servicers, trustees, agents and other corporate service providers

On 22 June 2016, LCN Legal hosted a seminar on the key contractual protections for loan servicers, trustees, agents and other corporate service providers to be aware of when negotiating the legal documents used in financing structures. The session was presented by Marsili Hale, an Associate Director at LCN Legal who leads the firm’s services in this …
Paul Sutton

What Online Lending Platforms need to know about Back-up Loan Servicing

This article was originally written for Target, the loan and mortgage servicing group. An online lending platform, in its purest form, matches lenders with borrowers. It earns its cut from making a good match, documenting the loans well, managing collections and making payments to investors efficiently. This is its loan servicing function for which …
Paul Sutton

LCN Legal to host a seminar on the key contractual terms to protect administrative parties in finance transactions – London, 22 June 2016

On 22 June 2016 LCN Legal will be hosting a free seminar on the key contractual protections for loan servicers, trustees, agents and other corporate service providers to be aware of when negotiating the legal documents used in financing structures. Who the seminar is for The seminar is designed for directors, team leaders, transaction managers, sales, …
Xiaofang Sutton

众筹平台应该采取何种后援措施以保护投资者?

众筹为企业和项目提供了高效的接触投资人的机会,反向亦然。但是,除非投资者受到保护,这个市场是不可持续的。集资产业和全球金融服行业仍处于寻求解决这个问题的发展阶段。随着众筹平台规模化以及交易量的上升,强大的后援系统和流程安排成为一项必备要求,而再不是一个“可有可无”的选择。这些后援安排,将在 …
Paul Sutton

LCN Legal hosts event on back-up servicing for P2P platforms

On 3rd February 2016 at the Hoxton Hotel, LCN Legal co-hosted, with Capita Mortgage Services, an informal workshop for marketplace lending platforms, financial institutions and the media on Putting in Place Back-up Servicing for P2P Platforms. We would like to thank our attendees for contributing to an open and productive discussion on this topic. Our …