Debevoise Advises Helios Underwriting in Raising £12.5 Million

25 November 2022

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP has advised Helios Underwriting plc (“Helios”) in raising approximately £12.5 million through a placing of, and a subscription for, an aggregate of 8,043,927 New Ordinary Shares at a price of £1.56 per share.

Helios is a unique investment vehicle which acquires and consolidates underwriting capacity at Lloyd's and the proceeds of the placing will be used to assist in funding of the necessary underwriting capital for the 2023 underwriting year and for acquiring such capacity.

For full details of the capital raising, see here.

The Debevoise team advising Helios was led by international counsel Benjamin Lyon and international consultant Clare Swirski, and included associates Laura Jackson and Katie Power.