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Gide Loyrette Nouel LLP

125 OLD BROAD STREET, LONDON, EC2N 1AR, ENGLAND
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Work 020 7382 5500
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Dimitrios Logizidis

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Gide Loyrette Nouel A.A.R.P.I.

Work Department

Banking & Finance

Position

Dimitrios Logizidis, partner in the London office, specialises in banking and structured finance where he advises financial institutions, private equity funds and corporates on a wide range of asset-backed financing, securitisation, covered bonds and general corporate finance deals. In particular, Dimitrios has acted for arrangers, private equity funds and originators in major whole business and trade receivable securitisation transactions involving amounts of up to EUR 4 billion. He has also been involved in a number of multi-jurisdictional ABCP conduit deals, including in emerging countries, where securitisation was implemented for the first time. He notably advised the arrangers on the Hertz and Fraikin whole business securitisations, and Europcar / Eurazeo and ALD Automotive / Société Générale on their respective whole business transactions. He has also advised BNP Paribas on a EUR 650 million international trade receivables ABCP securitisation programme arranged in twelve different jurisdictions worldwide (including Poland, Czech Republic and Canada) for Teva, the leading generic drugs manufacturer. He recently acted for KGHM in relation to a USD 2,5 billion revolving syndicated club deal, one of the most significant transactions of its type carried out in Europe for 2014. Dimitrios is qualified both as an English solicitor and French avocat and advises on English and French law transactions.

Languages

English, French.


London: Finance

Securitisation

Within: Securitisation

The structured finance practice at¬†Gide Loyrette Nouel LLP¬†frequently advises on¬†the hedging aspects of structured finance transactions including securitisations and covered bonds.¬†Karine Imbrosciano¬†leads the derivatives and structured products group in London and has significant experience in this area.¬†Dimitrios Logizidis¬†specialises in banking and structured finance and advises financial institutions, private equity funds and corporates on a wide range of asset-backed financing and securitisation and covered bond transactions. He frequently acts for arrangers, private equity funds and originators in whole-business and trade receivable securitisation transactions, as well as multi-jurisdictional ABCP conduit deals. His track record includes the¬†Hertz and Fraikin whole-business securitisations. He also advised BNP Paribas on a ‚ā¨675m international trade receivables ABCP securitisation programme arranged in twelve different jurisdictions worldwide, including Poland, the Czech Republic, Iceland, the US and Canada.

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London: Foreign firms

European firms in London: France

Within: European firms in London: France

Gide Loyrette Nouel LLP's London office was opened in 2003  and specialises in banking and finance, dispute resolution, tax, projects and energy, and real estate. Recent experience includes advising THY on the financing for the purchase of 40 Airbus and 3 Boeing aircraft; and acting for a claimant bank against a Russian company and its subsidiaries following defaults under finance documents, attempts to divest assets and abuse of insolvency proceedings in Russia. Key figures include derivatives and structured products specialist Karine Imbrosciano; Margaret Boswell, who has substantial experience in general banking law and capital markets, as well as structured finance, particularly securitisation; banking and structured finance expert Dimitrios Logizidis; and David Klass, who advises on corporate tax issues and transactions, particularly those with an international element. Rupert Reece specialises in international arbitration and dispute resolution proceedings relating to joint ventures, construction contracts, aerospace and international commerce. Hugues Moreau, who splits his time between the Paris and London offices. Max Baird-Smith, previously at BDGS Associés, rejoined the firm.

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