Asset Securitization

Stikeman Elliott has a proven record of excellence in asset securitization in the Canadian public and private markets and the expertise, resources and experience to advise on any transaction, no matter how complicated. Our successful track record as advisors on many of Canada’s most complex transactions is a product of the specialist skills and technical excellence of our practitioners in the key areas of securities, banking, insolvency, and taxation law.

The firm represents a cross section of all of the major participants in the Canadian market in developing, structuring and implementing a wide variety of transactions involving every significant asset class. We work with banks, investment dealers, other financial institutions, major corporations, and special purpose entities in their various capacities as issuers, underwriters, originators, sellers, credit enhancers, liquidity providers, swap counterparties, trustees, administrators and investors, as well as rating agencies in their rating of selected transactions.

We have long been at the forefront in developing and improving securitization technology and applying that technology to help clients achieve particular funding, tax, capital, accounting or ratings objectives in a practical and efficient manner.

Our Expertise

  • Agricultural and other commodities
  • Automobile leases and residuals
  • Base metals
  • Commercial loans
  • Commercial mortgages
  • Covered bonds
  • Credit card receivables
  • Dealer floorplan receivables
  • Equipment leases
  • Fleet leases
  • Forestry products
  • Government receivables
  • Insurance premium finance receivables
  • Lines of credit
  • Mutual fund fees
  • Residential mortgages (conventional and insured)
  • Secured loans
  • Trade receivables
  • Canadian Law Firm of the Year in Transactions – 2020 GlobalCapital Americas Derivatives Awards
  • Corporate Law Firm of the Year - Chambers Canada Awards 2017
  • The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2020 for Asset Securitization