Asset Based Lending

Key contact

Morton Fraser Partner Bev Wood
Bev Wood
Bev is a partner in the Banking and Finance team and heads up the corporate division in the Firm.
0131 247 1324

We are recognised as one of Scotland's and the UK's best asset based lending practices. We act for banks, lessors, lessees, brokers and other intermediaries. 

The core team, led by Beverley Wood, has experts covering the full breadth of services required by the sector including:

  • Marine and aviation finance
  • Equipment finance
  • Vehicle finance
  • Receivables finance and asset based lending

The team also advises on documentation, transactional and regulatory matters, and regularly works with English and international law firms providing specialist Scottish advice on asset and invoice finance transactions, supported by experts in debt finance, corporate law and restructuring & insolvency.

Our credentials 

  • Advised on the establishment and funding of a new asset finance provider, including the negotiation of their long term debt finance and preparation of standard customer documentation
  • Advised on Scottish aspects of commercial aircraft leases for a UK commercial airline
  • Acted for the lender in the receivables funding of a European design business
  • Advised a major vehicle finance provider on regulatory compliance issues
  • Advised one of the UK's largest specialist asset finance providers on their group debt financing arrangements