Matthew Hodkin is a tax lawyer based in London. He practices primarily in the areas of asset finance, securitisation and corporate finance, fitting our headlight areas of transport, financial institutions and energy.
Matthew has advised a number of lessors and lessees on a variety of asset financing structures, particularly in the transport sector. Assets financed include ships, aircraft and rail assets, both through traditional tax leasing structures and through asset-based fund structures. He has also been involved in the development of a leasing transaction combining traditional asset finance techniques and Islamic finance principles.
Recently, Matthew has acted for the developers and financiers of a number of renewable energy projects, advising on the tax aspects of investment in new renewable technologies, particularly in the wind sector.
Matthew has acted for originators, issuers and rating agencies on the tax aspects of a wide variety of securitisation transactions, including real estate securitisations, CMBS transactions and whole-business securitisations.
Two topics on our agenda for this month: rectification and roll-over relief..
SeminarMay 19, 2015 | London, United Kingdom | Accreditation 1 CPD hour
The new Conservative government announced its first Budget today (8 July 2015). One of the measures announced was the removal of the exemption from the UK....
July 08, 2015
There has been much recent focus on tax structures employed by multi-national corporations..
June 23, 2015
Global legal practice Norton Rose Fulbright has advised the Cognita group on a $340m refinancing and high bond yield..
September 17, 2015
Global legal practice Norton Rose Fulbright has advised Lantmännen on its new SEK2.5 billion revolving credit facility arranged by Danske Bank A/S, Nordea Bank AB (p.
July 15, 2015