Andy Peterkin > Farrer & Co > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Farrer & Co

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Work Department

Banking & Financial Services


Andy advises a wide range of financial institutions, including asset managers, private banks and pension providers on non-contentious matters, including: regulatory capital issues; collective investment schemes; financial regulatory compliance issues; the Consumer Credit Acts 1974/2006; and transfers of financial services businesses.

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London > Investment fund formation and management > Retail funds

(Leading individuals)

Andy PeterkinFarrer & Co

Farrer & Co specialises in advising on the structures of FCA-approved funds, from OEICs to master-feeder structures. The firm also advises clients on unique fund structures, including charity and church funds and funds for tax-exempt investors. Practice head Grania Baird has over two decades of experience in supporting asset and fund managers on new products and regulation, with a particular focus on FCA-regulated funds. Andy Peterkin represents private funds and advises on alternative capital raising structures. Jessica Reed advises asset managers on the establishment of UCITS, NURS and ESG funds.

London > Corporate and commercial > Partnership

With a deservedly excellent reputation‘ the Farrer & Co team covers the gamut of partnership matters from transactional and contentious cases to related investigatory work. Practice head Jonathan Haley  ‘is a superb corporate lawyer’ who is lauded for the depth of his partnership expertise. A team that includes Anna Birtwistle , Kathleen Heycock  and Eleanor Rowswell  advise clients ranging from individuals/UHNWIs and law firms to asset managers, FCA-regulated businesses, family offices and accountants. In addition to departures and team moves, it can also handle broader restructurings and mergers. The group assists a wide range of financial institutions including AIFMDs and funds, an area of focus for FCA regulatory expert Andy Peterkin .