On 13-15 June 2023, the European securitization industry gathered in Barcelona for the 27th edition of the Global ABS conference. With the expansion of market products on offer and updated regulation coming into force in the near term, there is expected to be plenty of opportunities and long-term growth for securitization as a funding tool. The Baker McKenzie securitization teams across Europe have put together the following ‘key takeaways’, based on our discussions with market participants, general sentiment and some excellent panel sessions.
Moussa Louizi is a partner within the Amsterdam Banking & Finance practice with over 15 years of experience. He focuses on finance and debt capital market transactions. Moussa primarily works for financial institutions, corporates, asset managers and institutional investors. Prior to joining the Firm, he worked with one of the Big 4 and with a Magic Circle firm for over a decade both in Europe (Amsterdam) and the Middle East (Dubai). Moussa has also been seconded as a senior in-house counsel to ABN AMRO Bank.