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Matthieu Taillandier

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Arendt & Medernach

Work Department

Bank Lending & Structured Finance ; Capital Markets

Position

Matthieu Taillandier is a Partner in both the Bank Lending & Structured Finance practice and the Capital Markets practice of Arendt & Medernach.

Career

Matthieu advises on all types of financing transactions, including secured and unsecured bank lending, structured finance, acquisition finance and asset finance.

Matthieu also specialises in securitisation, advising clients on all aspects of regulated and non-regulated securitisation transactions as well as in capital markets issues focusing on debt issuance and listing.

Matthieu is a regular conference speaker and chair the working group on securitisation of the Association of Luxembourg Fund Industry (ALFI).

He is considered by clients as a "key figure" of the Banking & Finance sector in the Legal 500 2017 guide. Sources pick him out as a "really pragmatic" lawyer with a "rigorous and thorough" approach in Chambers Europe 2017. He is mentioned as Leading Lawyer in IFLR 1000 2017.

Languages

English, French and Spanish.

Member

He his member of the Luxembourg Bar and of the Paris Bar.

Education

Matthieu Taillandier holds a master's degree in law from the Université Paris II Panthéon Assas (France) and a DESS degree in European business law from the Université Paris V René Descartes (France) as well as a master’s degree in international business law and management from the Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales (HEC), Paris (France) in partnership with the Ecole Supérieure de Commerce de Paris (ESCP) (France).


Luxembourg

Banking, finance and capital markets

Within: Banking, finance and capital markets

With two distinct teams (numbering eight partners in total) focusing on regulatory and transactional work in the banking and finance sector, Arendt & Medernach has the strength-in-depth to provide an all-encompassing service to an impressive roster of financial institutions, including Credit Suisse, UBS, Natixis and HSBC. The 'excellentPaul Mousel and Pierre-Michaël de Waersegger are well regarded for their regulatory knowledge and have been providing high-level strategic advice to a raft of insurance companies, including AIG Insurance and RSA Insurance Group, on their relocation strategies in light of Brexit. On the transactional front, Grégory Minne recently advised HSBC and Barclays on the £420m English-law governed margin facility granted to Global City Theatres in order to facilitate its investment in Cineworld's rights issue. François Warken is 'very strong on the capital markets/structured finance front', and is a key practitioner that also includes debt capital markets experts Matthieu Taillandier and the 'vastly knowledgeablePhilippe Dupont, and Laurent Schummer, who specialises in equity capital markets matters. Other recommended practitioners include Marc Mouton, who has developed a strong reputation for fintech regulatory issues, and Glenn Meyer, whose broad-ranging regulatory expertise frequently sees him instructed on discrete standalone matters as well as on the regulatory issues concomitant to financial services M&A.

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