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Life and longevity transactions

From advice on distribution deals and outsourcing transactions to support for mergers and acquisitions, we have all the commercial, transactional and regulatory expertise you need.

With client service at the core of our offering, we have expertise in the areas of bulk annuity, longevity, M&A transactions and regulatory matters.

We have lawyers who have worked in-house within this complex sector, so have the inside knowledge and first-hand experience necessary to make your project a success.

Where we need to work alongside lawyers in other jurisdictions, we are part of the TerraLex network and have access to over 150 law firms in 100 jurisdictions across the globe.

Examples of work

Global reinsurer – representing a global reinsurer on its bid to acquire a £1.2bn annuity portfolio, comprising an initial reinsurance transaction followed by a Part VII transfer 

International insurance group – advising on the transfer of a portfolio of long-term insurance policies to a Lloyd's syndicate under Part VII of FSMA 

Global reinsurer – advising on a bid to acquire a large annuity insurance and equity-release mortgage-lending business

Major UK headquartered insurance group – advising on a life insurance company acquisition

The Team