Expertise in SPVs
Special purpose vehicles are a structuring solution to isolate risk, raise capital and hold assets.
Particularly common as an off-balance sheet legal entity usually owned by a charitable or purpose trust, whist created by a sponsor business, a Special Purpose Vehicles is distinct and separate from the sponsor with its own assets, liabilities and legal status.
Created to fulfil a temporary objective for the sponsoring firm and used as a method of controlling the risks of a specific transaction separately these can be reallocated to those risks or assets from the sponsor to investors willing to take them on. This allows investors to access investment opportunities providing a new source of revenue generation for the sponsoring firm.
As a separate legal entity, the SPV can carry out its obligations remote from the sponsor. The typical legal forms of special purpose vehicles include companies, partnerships, limited partnerships and joint ventures.
Our experienced team can assist with all aspects of the creation and ongoing administration of a wide variety of special purpose vehicles.
- Specialised drafting of documentation
- Fast track formation
- Administration, Company Secretarial, Directors, Registered Office
- Full accounting
- Maintenance of statutory records
- Management of compliance and regulatory requirements
- Provision of trustees and purpose trusts for ownership