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Francesco Scebba
Francesco Scebba

Francesco Scebba

Associate, Milan

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Overview

Francesco Scebba is an associate in the Milan office and his practice focuses on structured products, including securitisations, non-performing loans and other distressed asset transactions. He also has significant experience in securitisations of receivables vis-à-vis public entities, factoring, assignment of receivables vis-à-vis public entities and general lending.

Prior to joining White & Case Francesco was an associate at another major international law firm.

Bars and Courts

  • Italian Bar

Education

  • JD, University of Milan, Italy

Languages

  • Italian
  • English
  • German

Experience

An investment fund managed by GWM in connection with the acquisition from FMS Wertmanagement of sub- and non-performing loan receivables having an aggregate gross book value of €91 million and arising from five real estate loans secured by Italian real estate assets and a UK factory outlet.

Banca IMI S.p.A. as arranger in connection with the securitisation of a portfolio of receivables arising out of fondiari mortgage loans, ipotecari mortgage loans and unsecured loans originated by Farbanca S.p.A. for a total nominal value of €460 million.

Cassa di Risparmio di Asti S.p.A. and its subsidiary Cassa di Risparmio di Biella e Vercelli – Biverbanca S.p.A., as originator and notes subscriber, in connection with the disposal of a non-performing loans’ portfolio, comprising ipotecari mortgage loans and unsecured loans, to Maggese S.r.l. for an aggregate total amount of approximately €697 million.

A primary investment bank, as senior investor, in connection with the securitisation of €1.2 billion portfolio of non-performing loans sold by Banca Carige S.p.A. to Credito Fondiario S.p.A.

doBank S.p.A., as master servicer and special servicer, in connection with the securitisation of € 17.7 billion portfolio sold by UniCredit S.p.A. to Fortress and PIMCO.

Pitagora, as originator, and Banca IMI, as arranger, in connection with the take out of a securitization of consumer receivables, originated by Pitagora and assisted by the assignment of up to one fifth of the borrowers' salary or pension or by payment delegation, originally implemented by the special purpose vehicle Annette S.r.l. through the issuance of asset backed partly paid notes for a total value of €525 million.

Banca IMI, Citibank and Deutsche Bank, as arrangers and senior notes underwriters in connection with the securitization of (i) a €488 million portfolio of performing financial leasing and (ii) a €405 million portfolio of performing corporate loans of various nature, both originated by GE Capital Interbanca Group in relation to its acquisition by Banca IFIS S.p.A.

Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena S.p.A., as originator, arranger and sole underwriter in connection with a securitisation of a portfolio of loans granted to Italian small and medium-sized enterprises for a total value of around €1.7 billion.

A primary financial institution in connection with the sale of 8 portfolios of secured and unsecured non-performing loans to Banca IFIS S.p.A. with an aggregate nominal value of approximately €413 million.

Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena, as originator, arranger and sole underwriter, in connection with a revolving securitisation of a portfolio of loans granted to Italian small and medium-sized enterprises for a total value of around €1.7 billion.