Banking & Finance
The firm has lengthy experience in providing legal advice on matters relating to Capital Markets and the Finance sector in general. We advise on the structuring and implementation of significant financial transactions for major banks including debt and equity issues and in relation to compliance with the local regulatory regime. We regularly provide opinions on Kenyan law to lenders, the Kenyan Government, its departments and rating agencies world-wide. In addition, we advise on dealing with locally established counterparties in particular on netting, derivatives and security and we are regularly involved in the preparation of documents for swaps, options, foreign exchange transactions and stock lending transactions. We additionally prepare lending and securities, corporate lending, trade finance and Islamic finance for local banks.