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
This session covers current legal and practical issues affecting securitisation transactions..
November 7, 2016
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 Al Rayan Bank Plc (Al Rayan) on a £250 million Sharia-compliant securitisation of home purchase plans (HPPs)..
February 16, 2018
Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has advised Eurobank in relation to its €500m covered bond issue, the bank’s first publicly listed covered bond since before the global financial crisis..
November 06, 2017