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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.

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Rettungsring an Geländer

News: 27 SEPTEMBER 2019

Advising Viridium on the sale of the "Millennium Portfolio" to Commerz Real

Allen & Overy has advised the Viridium Group on the sale of Generali Lebensversicherung AG's "Millennium Portfolio" to Commerz Real. 

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News: 18 SEPTEMBER 2019

Allen & Overy advises the underwriters on congatec’s planned IPO

Allen & Overy advises COMMERZBANK Aktiengesellschaft and Bryan Garnier & Co Ltd. as Joint Global Coordinators and Joint Bookrunners in connection with the contemplated initial public offering of congatec Holding AG. The company intends to conduct the IPO on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (Prime Standard), subject to capital market conditions.

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Capital markets

Publications: 17 SEPTEMBER 2019

German regulator BaFin publishes guidance note on scrutiny of prospectuses for comprehensibility under PDIII

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News: 06 SEPTEMBER 2019

Allen & Overy advises NATIXIS on the successful placement of the first Schuldschein loan issued by the M6 Group with a total volume of EUR 75m

Allen & Overy has advised the investment bank NATIXIS on the successful capital markets placement of a Schuldschein with an aggregate volume of EUR 75m raised by M6 Group, a powerful multimedia giant in France.

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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.