Johan Loubser is a director at ENSafrica in the banking and finance department and specialises in debt and preference share funding transactions; private equity funds, hedge funds and collective investment schemes and in financial services law.
Representative recent matters in his practice include:
representing listed corporate borrowers in term loan transactions;
representing a group of banks in respect of loan funding to a property fund;
representing issuers and bank subscribers in preference share funding transactions;
advising in distressed debt situations;
advising a bank on its customer cash sweeping and pooling products and on its overdraft terms;
advising asset managers on setting up co-investment funds investing in credit assets;
advising asset managers on the formation of South African hedge funds and the registration thereof as collective investment schemes;
advising pension funds on investment into local and foreign private equity funds;
representing pension funds in respect of the acquisition of investment policies from insurers and the outsourcing of their pension liabilities;
advising insurers on the transfer of portions of their insurance business;
advising local and foreign financial services providers, pension funds, insurers and collective investment schemes on various registration and compliance matters.