Slaughter and May advised UK Asset Resolution on the sale of a £5bn asset portfolio to a consortium comprising Davidson Kempner European Partners LLP and Citibank

The asset sale comprises portfolios of performing and non-performing residential mortgages from the legacy books of NRAM, the former Northern Rock mortgage business, and Bradford & Bingley (B&B). The portfolios of mortgages were sold to a consortium comprising Davidson Kempner Capital Management LP (Davidson Kempner) and Citibank (Citi). The majority of the financing for the asset sale is being provided by funds managed by Pacific Investment Management Company LLC (PIMCO).

Pending completion of the share sale, Bradford & Bingley (B&B) and NRAM, together with any remaining mortgages and loan portfolios, will be transferred to Davidson Kempner.

Financing
Guy O'Keefe Partner
Christian Elliott Associate
Alistair Stark Associate
Tereza Rasochova Associate
Corporate
Harry Bacon Partner
Aleezeh Liaqat Associate
Adrian Gibbs Associate
Financial Regulation
Ben Kingsley Partner
Natalie Barnes Associate
Ben Goldstein Associate
IP/IT
Georgina Hoy Associate
Pensions, Employment and Incentives
Chris Sharpe Associate
Katherine Flower Senior Counsel
Tax
Ed Milliner Senior Counsel
Real Estate
John Nevin Partner
Disputes and Investigations
Richard Jeens Partner
Lewis Elliott Associate
Kevin Regan Associate
Nick Ames Associate