Paul Osborne is based in Walkers' Cayman Islands office where he is an associate in the firm's Global Corporate and Finance Groups. He specialises in derivatives, structured finance, fund financing and asset finance.
In structured finance, Paul has advised major investment banks on a broad range of multi-jurisdictional structured finance transactions, including credit-linked and equity derivative trades, convertible bond issuances, export credit agency-wrapped bond issuances, preference share financings, arbitrage transactions, index-linked and credit-linked note issues and structured repo and stock lending transactions. Most recently, Paul was lead associate for Walkers in the deal teams that won the IFLR's Americas Structured Finance and Securitisation Deal of the Year Award 2015.
In fund financing, Paul advises banks, funds and managers on a broad range of hedge fund and private equity fund financings, including subscription facilities, asset-backed lending, secured letter of credit facilities, securitisation and repurchase transactions.