Baker McKenzie acted as legal adviser to National Australia Bank Limited (NAB) and Morgans Financial Limited (Morgans) in their roles as joint arrangers and joint lead managers for the flotation of the Gryphon Capital Income Trust as a listed investment trust on the ASX. The Fund successfully raised A$175 million.
The responsible entity for the Fund is One Managed Investment Funds and the Fund will be managed by Gryphon Capital Investments.
Duncan McGrath acted as lead partner on the transaction. Duncan said “It is a privilege to advise Morgans and NAB on such a successful transaction and in an area seeing real growth at the moment.”
Duncan was assisted by associate, Andrew Slucky and graduate lawyer, Daniella Lambert.
Baker McKenzie was recently ranked first by Thomson Reuters for lead manager side equity capital markets transactions in Australia and recently advised NAB in respect of the flotation of L1 Long Short Fund as a listed investment company on the ASX.