David Shearer is a capital markets lawyer based in our London office. He specialises in structured finance and covered bond transactions encompassing a range of jurisdictions, underlying asset classes (including residential mortgages, commercial real estate, auto loans, consumer receivables, trade receivables, corporate debt and whole businesses) and transaction structures. David’s clients include arrangers, issuers, originators and service providers.
David’s experience includes establishing covered bond programmes for each of National Bank of Greece, Alpha Bank and EFG Eurobank, establishing a covered bond programme for Bank of Cyprus, and advising on transactions backed by auto loans and leases, consumer loans, SME loans, credit card loans and residential mortgages and commercial leases.
David has 20 years of experience working for major law firms in New Zealand, England and Japan, with 14 of those years having been spent in the capital markets practice of an international "magic circle" law firm.
This year’s Securitisation academy consists of two parts..
October 6, 2017
The race is on to finalise “level II” implementing measures in time for when the new securitisation framework applies on January 1, 2019..
April 12, 2018
On 17 January 2018, two EU Regulations setting out a new framework for European securitisations entered into force..
March 16, 2018
Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has advised Amsterdam Trade Bank N.V. on its first securitisation of shipping loans, via ATB Shipping Finance I B.V. (a Dutch private company with limited liability)..
December 14, 2018
Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has won Capital Markets Law Firm of the Year at the Islamic Finance News (IFN) Law Awards 2018..
October 09, 2018