The rise in the number of SPEs over the past few decades has been largely driven by investor demand for structured finance products. The limited purpose of the SPE will depend upon the underlying transaction, but the purpose often relates to the acquisition, maintenance, operation, and financing of specific assets. SPEs can be used in several types of transactions, including real estate and related asset financing, and securitization transactions.

In this white paper, Allison Gerhart, associate general counsel, discusses three common uses of SPEs, as well as Delaware Trust’s SPE and independent director solutions.

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Delaware Trust Company is an industry leader in providing comprehensive solutions for special purpose entities (SPEs, also called Special Purpose Vehicles or SPVs) domiciled in Delaware or Nevada. Solutions include corporate office and governance, international special purpose vehicles, and passive investment company services.