StormHarbour strengthens Structuring and Advisory team with two senior hires
Jul 23, 2015

StormHarbour (“The Company”), the leading independent global markets and financial advisory firm, today announces the appointment of two senior executives to continue the firm's push into the Italian maket. Federico Buccellati joins as a Senior Advisor, whilst Francesco Dissera joins as a Managing Director, supporting the group's activities in the region with a particular focus on Fixed Income Structuring and Advisory.

 

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StormHarbour Arranges €500 million EDP Tariff Deficit Receivables Securitisation ~ Fourth Volta transaction arranged by StormHarbour for EDP since 2013 ~
Mar 27, 2015

StormHarbour ("The Company"), the leading independent global markets and financial advisory firm, today announces it has acted as Sole Arranger and Joint Lead Manager for EDP - Energias de Portugal - on its €500 million tariff deficit securitisation, "Volta III". It is the third public Volta transaction arranged by StormHarbour on behalf of EDP in the past two years, underlining the growing demand for the asset class amongst international investors. 

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StormHarbour Arranges €229 million EDP Tariff Deficit transaction ~ Deal marks the third deficit sale StormHarbour has arranged in Portugal since 2012 ~
Jan 21, 2015

StormHarbour ("The Company"), the leading independent global markets and financial advisory firm, today announces it has acted as Sole placement agent, Arranger and Lead Manager on a sale of electricity receivables owned by EDP Distribuição - Energia, S.A. (a subsidiary of EDP - Energias de Portugal S.A. ("EDP")) to TAGUS STC in December 2014. The purchase of the receivables by TAGUS was financed through a private placement of Pass Through Notes.

 

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StormHarbour strengthens European platform with two senior hires
Jan 12, 2015

StormHarbour ("the Company"), the leading independent global markets and financial advisory firm, today announces the appointment of Mike Turnbull as Managing Director, Capital Markets, and Jonathan Spry as Head of Insurance Solutions and Advisory. Their appointments underline the Company's commitment to add highly experienced industry professionals and further build out its origination capabilities across its core securities businesses. Both Mike and Jonathan will report to Antonio Cacorino, Managing Principal, in London.

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StormHarbour Securities advises Silicon Ranch Corporation on $140mm capital raise
Oct 20, 2014

StormHarbour, the leading independent global markets and financial advisory firm, today announces it has acted as sole arranger and placement agent to Silicon Ranch Corporation (“SRC”), a leading privately held U.S solar project developer, owner and operator based in Nashville, Tennessee. StormHarbour’s successful placement of corporate equity interest from Canada-based Greystone Infrastructure Fund is the first institutional investment received by the company.

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StormHarbour announces Strategic Partnership and cross ownership with Asuka Asset Management
Jun 24, 2014

StormHarbour ("the company"), the leading independent global markets and financial advisory firm, today announces a Strategic Partnership with Asuka Asset Management ("Asuka"), one of the largest independent asset management firms in Japan.

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StormHarbour Arranges €750 million EDP Tariff Securitisation
Mar 26, 2014

The largest Portuguese securitisation since the financial crisis.

StormHarbour, the leading independent global markets and financial advisory firm, today announces it has acted as Sole Arranger and Joint Lead Manager for EDP – Energias de Portugal – on its €750 million tariff deficit securitisation, Volta II.

 

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StormHarbour Announces Pricing of $414 million Staniford Street CLO
Mar 20, 2014

Latest transaction represents 3rd CLO arranged by StormHarbour

StormHarbour Securities LP (StormHarbour), the leading independent global markets and financial advisory firm, today announces that it has priced the notes in a $414 million collateralized loan obligation transaction (CLO), Staniford Street CLO. Feingold O’Keeffe Capital LLC is the manager of the CLO. StormHarbour acted as sole Placement Agent for the transaction.

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StormHarbour arranges £200m bond issue for Heathrow Funding Limited
Jan 29, 2014

 StormHarbour, the leading independent global markets and financial advisory firm, today announces it acted as Arranger on the successful placement of £200 million in inflation-linked bonds (the "issue") for Heathrow Funding Limited ("Heathrow" or the "Issuer").

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StormHarbour Announces Pricing of $614.5 million Venture XV CLO, Ltd
Nov 22, 2013

StormHarbour Securities LP (StormHarbour) today announces that it has priced the notes in a $614.5 million collateralized loan obligation transaction (CLO), Venture XV CLO Ltd. MJX Asset Management LLC is the manager of the CLO. StormHarbour acted as Lead Manager and co-Placement Agent for the notes and the equity. Mitsubishi UFJ Securities (USA), Inc. acted as co- lead manager and co-placement agent on the notes.

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StormHarbour apponts senior team dedicated to Italian market
Sep 09, 2013

StormHarbour, the leading independent global markets and financial advisory firm, today announces the appointment of a senior team that will spearhead the firm’s push into the Italian market. Massimo Araldi (Managing Director) and Nicoletta Zappatini (Principal and Managing Director) have joined StormHarbour to lead a team of 5 in driving the growth of the business in this strategically important market.

 

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StormHarbour strengthens dedicated client offering in Asia-Pacific
Aug 20, 2013

StormHarbour announces four senior appointments in Singapore

 

StormHarbour, the leading independent global markets and financial advisory firm, today announces the appointment of Sandeep S. Gill, Barry E. Dick, Martin Otway and Nicholas Loh, in Singapore, to strengthen the existing capabilities and presence in the Asia Pacific region.  

 

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StormHarbour Arranges €450 million EDP Tariff Securitisation
May 24, 2013

Providing international investors with a new asset class in the Portuguese securitisation market

 

StormHarbour, the leading independent global markets and financial advisory firm, today announces it has acted as the Sole Arranger and Lead Manager for EDP - Energias de Portugal - on its successful €450 million tariff deficit securitisation, the largest public securitisation in Portugal since the financial crisis.

 

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StormHarbour Announces Pricing of $512 million Longfellow Place CLO
Jan 15, 2013

StormHarbour Securities LP today announces that it has priced the notes in a $512 million collateralized loan obligation transaction (CLO), Longfellow Place CLO. Feingold O’Keeffe Capital LLC is the manager of the CLO. StormHarbour acted as sole Placement Agent for the transaction.

 

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StormHarbour opens for business in Spain and appoints Juan Del Rivero as Senior Advisor
Jan 10, 2013

StormHarbour, the leading independent global markets and financial advisory firm, today announces the opening of an office in Madrid and the appointment of Juan Del Rivero as Senior Advisor, further underscoring the firm’s commitment to add highly experienced industry professionals across its core securities businesses.

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StormHarbour Receives The Banker Award
Oct 04, 2012

The Awards celebrate the kind of innovation that brings clarity, fulfils client objectives and lowers client costs. Stormharbour was awarded The Most Innovative Boutique for 2012.
 
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StormHarbour Announces Appointment of Christian Dinesen as Managing Director, Head of Insurance Solutions
Jun 18, 2012

StormHarbour announces today that Christian Dinesen has joined the firm as Managing Director, Head of Insurance Solutions, based in London. This appointment is the latest StormHarbour has made to its senior ranks this year, forming part of the firm’s strategy to selectively add highly experienced professionals to its platform as it continues to build on the successes it has already achieved globally. This will enable StormHarbour to capture the significant growth opportunities for independent, specialized financial services firms resulting from the ongoing reshaping of the financial services industry, where insurers play a central part.

 

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StormHarbour Announces Appointment of Adriaan van der Knaap as Principal and Managing Director
May 25, 2012

StormHarbour announces today that Adriaan van der Knaap has joined the firm as a Principal and Managing Director.

 

Van der Knaap, who has over 21 years of combined investment banking and capital markets experience, will be responsible for US Financial Institutions Capital Markets. He is based in StormHarbour’s New York office.

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StormHarbour Raises Innovative Financing to Support Construction of New UK Surgical Hospital
May 15, 2012

StormHarbour announced today it has successfully raised mezzanine financing for KIMS Property Company Limited as part of an £83m funding package for the construction of the Kent Institute of Medicine and Surgery (KIMS), a new tertiary hospital to be built in Maidstone, Kent. KIMS will be one of the UK's most advanced surgical hospitals and is expected to create around 400 new jobs in Kent.

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StormHarbour Announces Senior London Appointments
May 09, 2012

StormHarbour announces today that it has made 13 senior appointments across the Sales & Trading, Structuring & Advisory and Capital Markets businesses in London, further strengthening the firm’s specialist regional and global client coverage and expertise.

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StormHarbour Names New Principal and Managing Director
Apr 19, 2012

StormHarbour announces today that Gonzalo Chocano has joined the firm as a Principal and Managing Director with responsbility for driving client coverage and relationships in Spain.   

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Eric Daniels Joins StormHarbour as Principal and Senior Adviser
Jan 26, 2012

StormHarbour announces that Eric Daniels, former Group Chief Executive of Lloyds Banking Group, has joined the firm as a Principal and Senior Adviser.   
 
Mr Daniels, who retired from Lloyds Banking Group last year after seven years as Group Chief Executive, will draw on his extensive experience in the global banking and financial services industry to provide strategic advice and insight to StormHarbour’s issuer and investor clients and to the firm’s senior leadership team. Mr Daniels will be based in StormHarbour’s London office.

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StormHarbour Supports Pioneering Slate Financing
Oct 12, 2011

StormHarbour announces that it has successfully raised financing from institutional investors as part of a pioneering slate financing between Anton Capital Entertainment and STUDIOCANAL, the pan-European film, production and sales distribution arm of French media group, Canal+. 

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StormHarbour Names New Principal and Managing Director
Sep 27, 2011

StormHarbour announces today that Paulo Gray has joined the firm as a Principal and Managing Director with responsility for driving client coverage and relationships in Portugal and the broader Iberian region.

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Amir Hoveyda Joins StormHarbour as a Managing Principal
Sep 08, 2011

StormHarbour announces today that it has further strengthened its senior management team with the appointment of Amir Hoveyda as a Managing Principal in London.

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StormHarbour Announces New Strategic Investor in StormHarbour Japan
Jun 28, 2011

StormHarbour Partners LP announces today that Asuka DBJ Partners Co. Ltd, a private investment firm that is a joint venture between Development Bank of Japan and Asuka Asset Management, has acquired an 8% equity stake in its Tokyo-based securities firm, StormHarbour Japan Ltd. 

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StormHarbour Strengthens Nordic Coverage in New Copenhagen Branch
Jun 13, 2011

StormHarbour announces today that it has strengthened its client coverage in the Nordic region with the appointment of two new senior investment banking professionals in its recently launched Copenhagen branch.  

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StormHarbour Names New Managing Directors in Asia-Pacific
May 17, 2011

StormHarbour announces today it has made two new senior appointments in Hong Kong, further strengthening its Asia-Pacific capital markets business particularly in Korea and Greater China.

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StormHarbour Completes CMA CGM Restructuring Mandate
May 04, 2011

StormHarbour has successfully completed its mandate to advise and assist CMA CGM, the world’s third largest container shipping company, in the implementation of the restructuring principles regarding $4bn worth of its existing debt facilities. 

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StormHarbour Announces Senior Hong Kong and Singapore Appointments
Mar 23, 2011

StormHarbour announces today that it has made four new senior appointments in its Hong Kong and Singapore offices, further strengthening its dedicated client offering in the Asia-Pacific region and particularly in infrastructure finance.  

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StormHarbour Announces Senior Appointments in Geneva
Jan 07, 2011

StormHarbour has made three new senior appointments in its Geneva office, further strengthening its client-facing business in a core market for the firm.

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StormHarbour Announces Raft of Senior Appointments in the US and UK
Dec 23, 2010

StormHarbour has further expanded its experienced team with the addition of 30 senior professionals in its US and UK businesses, taking global headcount of the firm to over 180.

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StormHarbour Announces Addition of Japanese Broker-Dealer
Dec 01, 2010

StormHarbour Partners continues its international expansion by today announcing the launch of a broker-dealer in Tokyo, established through the integration of NSH Securities Co. Ltd. into StormHarbour Partners. The new company is called StormHarbour Japan Ltd. (www.StormHarbour.com/jp/).

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StormHarbour Announces Fortrinn Partners Acquisition
Nov 18, 2010

StormHarbour Partners has accelerated the build-out of its alternative asset management business by agreeing to acquire London-based Fortrinn Partners LLP, a Financial Services Authority regulated investment manager that specialises in volatility trading strategies.

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Fusion Advisory Partners team joins StormHarbour
Oct 14, 2010

StormHarbour Partners continues to build out its client-dedicated offering with the addtion of the Fusion Advisory Partners Inc. team to its US operations. 

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Thierry Sciard joins StormHarbour as a Managing Principal
Aug 16, 2010

StormHarbour today names Thierry Sciard as a Managing Principal, bringing additional heavyweight industry experience to the firm's management team.

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StormHarbour Profiled in Investment Dealers\' Digest
Aug 09, 2010

Investment Dealers' Digest, a US financial trade publication which covers investment banking and capital markets, wrote an in-depth profile article about StormHarbour that describes the growth of the firm since it was launched in 2009, the core businesses it focuses on and the opportunities it is targeting as it continues to emerge as a growing force in global financial markets.

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StormHarbour in Five Countries
Mar 19, 2010

StormHarbour now has a presence in five countries with the opening of its office in Hong Kong this month, further extending the firm's global reach and expertise.

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Antonio Cacorino, Managing Principal, quoted in the FT
Feb 25, 2010

For the full article in the Financial Times, please click here.

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StormHarbour in Four Countries
Jan 28, 2010

StormHarbour now has a presence in four countries around the world after it opened up its Singapore office this month.
 
The office is headed by Vincent Moge, who has over 17 years of sales and capital markets experience and joins us from Bank of America Merrill Lynch, where he was most recently Head of EMEA Solutions for Financial Institutions. StormHarbour's Hong Kong office is due to open in the coming months.

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George Tzigiannis quoted on ABS market in Total Securitization
Nov 25, 2009

George Tzigiannis who is StormHarbours recently hired head of European ABS trading and is based in London, was quoted last week in Total Securitization on his views on the ABS market.
 
"You can’t have a jobless recovery. Eventually, fundamentals have to materially improve in order to catch up with the spread tightening of the last months."
 

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StormHarbour in the Press
Jul 09, 2009

Since launch, StormHarbour has caught the eye of journalists around the world and has been covered in several publications. Here is a selection:

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StormHarbour Announces Launch of its Global Business!
Jun 22, 2009

StormHarbour, a new independent global markets and financial advisory firm, today announces the launch of its operations in New York and London!

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Antonio Cacorino quoted in Euromoney
Apr 01, 2009

Antonio Cacorino, Managing Principal, comments on the founding of StormHarbour, the vision of the firm and the rise of independent boutiques in the April issue of Euromoney. The article is entitled 'Boutiques: Independents’ Day' and can be found on Euromoney’s website.

 

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