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Capital Markets

Allen & Overy is at the heart of the world's banking and financial markets.

Operating from all of the world’s key financial centres, our global Capital Markets practice is a true global leader. With more than 30 lawyers, Allen & Overy’s German Capital Markets practice is a vital component of our global Capital Markets practice in one of the world’s most important economies.

Our German Capital Markets practice covers the full range of capital markets products with specialists in equity and debt capital markets, high yield bonds, covered bonds, OTC derivatives and central counterparty clearing, structured products, securitisation and trustee advice. We are one of very few practices in Germany that provide fully integrated German, English and U.S. law advice.

We advise global banks and other financial institutions, corporate entities, insurance companies, asset managers, exchanges, central depositories, clearing houses as well as sovereigns and public sector entities on all aspects of capital markets laws.

News & insights

Publications: 11 MAY 2020

Covid-19 coronavirus: DAI proposes comprehensive measures to facilitate capital increases in order to overcome the corona crisis

Deutsches Aktieninstitut e.V. (DAI), an association representing German listed companies, recently published a position paper setting out proposals for comprehensive measures to facilitate capital…

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Publications: 07 MAY 2020

German Federal Constitutional Court ./. ECB and ECJ

German court rulings rarely find their way into international newspapers – but this one is different: In times of "corona bond"-discussions and further increased bond acquisition programmes of the…

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News: 28 APRIL 2020

Allen & Overy advised Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank in connection with Crédit Agricole S.A.'s Tender Offers for Perpetual Notes

Allen & Overy advised Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank acting as Sole Structuring Advisor and Sole Dealer Manager in connection with Crédit Agricole S.A.'s offer to purchase any and all…

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News: 08 APRIL 2020

Scout24 AG relies on Allen & Overy to buy back own shares

Allen & Overy LLP has advised Scout24 AG in relation to the company's acquisition of own shares.  The buy-back programme follows a share buy-back completed at the end of January 2020, where Allen &…

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Our Capital Markets practice in Germany

Combining deep market and product knowledge, root experience, the highest technical and transaction management skills and innovative solutions, our Capital Markets practice delivers all that our clients expect from a truly leading global capital markets practice.