Annette Alexander > Carey Olsen > St Peter Port, Guernsey > Lawyer Profile

Carey Olsen
PO BOX 98, CAREY HOUSE
LES BANQUES
ST PETER PORT
GY1 4BZ
Guernsey

Work Department

Banking and Finance, Corporate, Investment Funds, Regulatory, Listings

Position

Annette advises on a broad range of corporate matters with a particular emphasis on the establishment, regulation and operation of investment funds, regulatory compliance, capital markets and banking and finance.

She advises on the formation of all types of alternative investment funds, including private equity funds, listed funds, hedge funds, sustainable investment funds and property funds as well as banking and finance transactions. Annette advises many of the largest fund promoters and financial institutions both locally and internationally.

Annette arranges listings of investment funds, trading companies and bonds on The International Stock Exchange, including acting as sponsor (through Carey Olsen Corporate Finance Limited) and advising on compliance with the continuous obligations associated with a TISE listing.

Career

Annette was admitted to the Supreme Court of Queensland, Australia in 1997. Prior to joining Carey Olsen in 2001, Annette worked for Clayton Utz in Australia.

Annette was admitted as a solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales in 2004 (currently non-practising). She was called as an Advocate of the Royal Court of Guernsey in August 2008. She became a partner at Carey Olsen in 2016.

Lawyer Rankings

Guernsey > Capital markets

(Leading individuals)

Annette AlexanderCarey Olsen

Carey Olsen‘s lawyers service the waterfront of equity and debt capital markets issues, with expertise in listings on the International stock exchange, and of Guernsey-domiciled companies on the London and New York stock exchanges. The group is well-placed to advise on downstream secondary instructions relating to share issuances, recapitalisations and debt issuances. Annette Alexander  is well-versed in advising on listings of investment funds, trading companies, and on bonds issued on the International stock exchange. Ben Morgan , who leads the group, is another stand-out lawyer with experience in public M&A and IPO transactions.

Guernsey > Investment funds

(Leading individuals)

Annette AlexanderCarey Olsen

Carey Olsen fields ‘the leading team for investment funds in Guernsey‘, with the capacity to advise on the waterfront of investment fund issues. The group has particular expertise in the formation of private equity, real estate, debt and energy funds, as well as the listing of funds on the London Stock Exchange. The group sits in the corporate and finance group, under the leadership of Ben Morgan , who focuses on alternative investment fund matters. Andrew Boyce  specialises in structuring and establishment of open and closed-ended investment funds and the credit and structured finance products related to them. David Crosland  is noted for fund launches, while Annette Alexander  is another key name for alternative investment funds, advising domestic and overseas fund promoters and financial institutions. Senior associate Gemma Campbell  is also recommended, particularly for open- and closed-ended fund structuring and regulation.

Guernsey > Banking and finance

(Leading individuals)

Annette AlexanderCarey Olsen

Carey Olsen  has the ‘leading banking and finance practice in the Channel Islands‘ according to one client. It is home to a sizeable team in Guernsey that advisers borrowers and lenders on financing provided to Guernsey-domiciled investment funds, as well as handling securities listings on the international stock exchange. The group is also known for cross-border acquisition, asset and real estate financings. Department leader Andrew Boyce  is an expert in open- and closed-ended investment funds and the associated credit and structured finance. Annette Alexander  is knowledgeable in listings of investment funds and trading companies on the international stock exchange. Tom Carey  specialises in permanent capital vehicles, while David Crosland  is known for listed funds. Ben Morgan  leads the overall corporate and finance group.