Victoria Speers is an associate in the Firm's Capital Markets group in London. Victoria has experience on a range of debt and structured finance transactions, including assisting arrangers, sponsors, issuers and investors on collateralised loan obligations, whole-business securitizations, asset-backed financings and receivable financings as well as regulatory and other aspects of financing matters.
Victoria is currently on secondment in the Firm's New York office.
Recent representations include:
- Guggenheim Securities, LLC, as sole structuring advisor and sole book-running manager, along with Citigroup Global Markets Inc. as co-manager, in the issuance and sale of $550 million of asset-backed notes under a whole business securitization by Planet Fitness Master Issuer LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Planet Fitness Holdings, LLC.
- Avis Budget Rental Car Funding (AESOP) LLC, a debt issuing vehicle and subsidiary of Avis Budget Group, Inc. in connection with various Rule 144A/Regulation S offerings of asset-backed notes.
- Trafigura, one of the world’s leading independent commodity trading and logistics companies, on Phase 2 the world's first "true sale" commodities securitisation programme financing crude oil and refined metals inventories in jurisdictions across Europe, USA, the Middle East and Asia-Pacific.
- Over 15 EUR and USD CLO 2.0s, advising arrangers including JP Morgan, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, BNP Paribas, Morgan Stanley, Greensledge and Credit Suisse.