Secondary Market Lease Sales and Purchases:
Represented over 25 banks, corporations, finance companies and operating lessors in the sale and purchase of leases covering transportation, real estate, mining, and energy assets
Tax Equity for Wind Projects:
Acted as tax equity advisors for numerous sponsors including, among others, Nextera Energy Resources, Duke Energy Renewables, EDPR, Exelon and EDF
Tax Equity for Solar Projects:
Acted as tax equity advisors for numerous sponsors and investors for 40 utility scale solar projects and distributed generation solar portfolios.
Leases for Class I Railroads:
Over a 4 year period, GSF led investor groups comprised of over 10 major U.S. banks and insurance companies in leveraged lease financings of over $2 billion of railcars and locomotives for two major Class I Railroads.
Leases for U.S. Auto Manufacturer:
Led a group comprised of a major U.S. bank and a U.S. industrial company in the leveraged lease financing of stamping presses and engine manufacturing lines for one of the major U.S. car manufacturers.
Retained by a major U.S. corporation and aircraft lessor in the structuring and placement of sale-leaseback financings to assist in their acquisition of large commercial aircraft.
International Project Finance:
Represented two large infrastructure investors in a $500MM purchase of a Canadian PV solar portfolio. GSF also helped in raising the senior debt for the investors.
Represented a number of US mass transits in the renegotiation, restructuring and voluntary termination of existing leases.
Portfolio Analysis and Valuation:
Retained by several large banks to review their leveraged lease investment portfolio and recommend the top candidates for sale.