Linklaters & Alliance acted for Irish financial institutions EBS Building Society and the Bank of Ireland on mortgage securitisations valued at more than euro995m (£609m). Advice was given on two separate securitisations, the first on a pool of financial mortgages for the Bank of Ireland worth euro500m (£313m), and the second on a pool of mortgages for EBS to the value of euro495m (£306m). A team of four from the firm’s global securities practice based in London was led by partners Jim Rice and Hilary Lord.