London - Mayer Brown has advised Citigroup as arranger, and Citigroup and Lloyds Bank plc as joint lead managers, on a £100 million commercial mortgage-backed security (CMBS) secured by a portfolio of properties located in the United Kingdom.

The £100 million transaction involved the issuance by Odin Finance DAC of £100 million floating rate CMBS notes listed on the main market of the Irish Stock Exchange.

The Mayer Brown team was led by Banking & Finance partner David O'Connor who was assisted by Banking & Finance senior associate Noman Ali; and Tax Transactions & Consulting partner Sandy Bhogal and senior associate Ben Fryer (all London). Financial Services Regulation & Enforcement partner Jeffrey Taft (Washington) and Restructuring, Bankruptcy & Insolvency counsel Richard Ziegler (Chicago) advised on the US financial regulatory aspects of the transaction.