Legal & Tax

Finance & Capital Markets

Handling all aspects of capital markets, financing and securitisation transactions

Your Finance & Capital Markets Experts

Introduction

Ranked band one by all leading legal directories, our finance and capital markets team works with national and international clients on complex cross border projects. We provide insight and support with an unrivalled and versatile team of legal experts who cover the entire range of the loan and capital markets. We are assisting our clients in structuring highly sophisticated transactions, providing solutions in a proactive manner that reconcile our clients’ needs with prevailing laws, regulations, and administrative practices.


Our finance and capital markets team has the required experience to advise national and international banks and financial institutions across the full range of the credit spectrum, including leveraged, acquisition, and real estate finance. Our team members have long-standing expertise in setting up all types of collateral arrangements as well as in security enforcement matters. 

The members of our market-leading fund finance practice are advising agents, lead arrangers, and lenders, as well as sponsors, private equity, real estate, and all forms of funds on subscription credit, capital call and other fund financing facilities.

Our asset finance specialists cover aircraft, seagoing vessels, and rolling stock financing transaction, including the drafting of security documents such as aircraft and maritime mortgages, in addition to Cape Town Convention-compliant security agreements.

Private and public companies, supranational issuers, investment banks, investment funds, corporate trust, and agency service providers rely on our advice in sizeable and sophisticated domestic and multi-jurisdictional primary and secondary market transactions across the entire range of equity and debt capital markets. We are supporting our clients on IPOs and secondary offerings, debt issuance programmes, derivatives, take-overs, buy-backs, tender and exchange offers and listings including all aspects of securities laws and regulatory compliance as well as related questions of corporate governance. 

Our securitisation experts are assisting arrangers, issuers, investors sponsors and rating agencies in all types of securitisations and structured finance transactions from the structuring phase to the issuance and listing of the securities, combining our experience with an innovative and solution-driven approach.

Our finance and capital markets team also regularly provide expert advice on Luxembourg-related aspects of international securities litigation.

Very active in financial restructuring, we advise together with our restructuring team, issuers, investment funds, asset managers, banks, bondholders, lenders and borrowers on major debt restructurings and liability management transactions.