Our reputation and experience in the capital markets space has made us an advisor of choice in the entire funding escalator, from seed investments to listing and beyond, working with companies looking for alternative financing sources to support their domestic and international growth supporting them on all aspects of equity and debt issuances including IPOs and secondary offers on regulated markets and MTFs, crowdfunding, and private placements.
We work together with banks and financial intermediaries to structure complex deals and to prepare offers documentation.
We advise both industrial and private equity actors in public M&A as well as issuers and shareholders bringing our significant expertise in all relevant areas of law and regulation.
We provide advice to market participants (issuers, shareholders, institutional investors and stock exchanges) regarding capital markets regime on corporate governance, public disclosure (market abuse and transparency), ownership structures, related parties transactions, remuneration incentive plans, shareholders’ agreements, M&A transactions and reorganizations, market rules, and protection of minority shareholders.
In addition, we support financial intermediaries (banks, investment firms and asset managers) with authorization procedures regarding banking and investment services and asset management; internal procedures and rules of conduct; marketing of investment services; inspections and disciplinary proceedings before market authorities.
We are involved at EU and domestic level in legislative process helping to define attractive regulatory frameworks for companies, and specially for SMEs, to access EU capital markets and to reduce on-going costs, risks and procedures. We are members of market participants associations with which we collaborate on a continuous basis.