Banking and finance is a crucial component of Cameroon’s economy – the banking & finance arena faces a myriad of challenges, such as foreign bank restrictions as well as the increasing intricacies in financial services regulation. We have a team dedicated to banking and finance which is well known for its scale and depth, and for its cross-border work in Cameroon and OHADA member states.

As a result of our practical experience in this sector, we are well known and sought after for our in-depth, specialized expertise, market-leading experience, as well as our ability to navigate the complex banking & finance environment in which you operate.

As a leading international finance practice, we act in  ground-breaking deals in the financial markets and have become trusted advisers to corporations and financial institutions that define the global markets. We are ideally positioned to respond to changing market conditions, to offer seamless solutions across national borders and to deliver local knowledge through our extensive network of partners.

We are retained by borrowers, lenders, international financial institutions, development finance institutions, and blue chip companies who require our proficiency in complex and high value matters, as well as day-to-day banking and finance issues

We advise on a full spectrum of financial products, including asset finance, corporate & investment grade lending, derivatives & structured finance, fintech, Islamic finance, leveraged & acquisition finance, projects & infrastructure finance, real estate finance, restructuring & insolvency, and trade, commodities & export finance.

We help shape the market through the financial regulatory advice we provide to regulatory authorities, governments and government agencies. As such, we are able to offer our clients direct insight into the sophisticated financial markets, enabling them to anticipate issues, manage the risks and succeed in their endeavors. We provide you with seamless legal and advisory services in different jurisdictions, by partnering with our network of credible and experienced associates.

We can be your legal and strategic consultative partners in the following areas:

  • Advising on banking and financial markets in general
  • Acquisition finance and corporate lending
  • Asset-based lending
  • Asset finance
  • Bankruptcy, restructuring and insolvency
  • Capital markets
  • Collective investment schemes
  • Debt capital markets
  • Derivatives, swaps, repurchase transactions and securities lending
  • Dispute resolution and litigation
  • Financial products and asset management
  • Financial services regulation
  • Fintech
  • General debt
  • Leveraged finance and private equity
  • Projects and project finance
  • Property finance
  • Real estate
  • Securitizations
  • Structured finance
  • Trade and commodity finance