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Equity Capital Markets

Our Equity Capital Markets team in Germany has advised investment banks and corporate clients on some of the most complex securities offerings in Germany and Europe.

Our German, U.S. and local law expertise is truly integrated and we provide our clients with constructive, commercial and pragmatic advice, particularly when tackling unexpected issues. Our involvement in numerous high profile deals and experience in transaction management guarantees a smooth and efficient transaction process.

Our German Equity Capital Markets team is supported by a first-class international equity team that includes U.S. law specialists based in Frankfurt and elsewhere. It is consistently ranked in first-tier positions for equity and debt capital markets by legal directories such as Chambers Global and Legal 500. We work closely with other practice areas and our offices in leading financial centres, including London, New York, Luxembourg, Moscow and Shanghai. Our international network spans all 40 offices and enables you to benefit from integrated and comprehensive advice in all aspects of capital markets law.

The team's transaction experience includes rights issues, issues of convertible and exchangeable bonds, issues of high-yield bonds, initial public offerings, equity offerings without pre-emptive rights, dual listings, bonds with warrants, other equity capital markets transactions (e.g. de-listings) and ongoing capital markets advice for issuers and their board members.

News & insights

debt issuance programme

News: 05 MAY 2021

Advising banking syndicate on establishing a €5bn debt issuance programme for Vantage Towers AG and on the company's bond market debut

Allen & Overy has advised a banking syndicate (comprising BofA Securities as arranger and Deutsche Bank, BNP Paribas, Citigroup, LBBW and SMBC Nikko as further dealers) on the establishment of a EUR 5…

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News: 22 APRIL 2021

Allen & Overy advises Scout24 AG on successful completion of public repurchase offer at a buyback volume of 794.2 million euros

Allen & Overy has advised Scout24 AG on the successful completion of its public repurchase offer. During the acceptance period from 1 April 2021 to 16 April 2021, 11,400,875 shares were tendered to…

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News: 09 APRIL 2021

Allen & Overy advises tourism group TUI on successful placement of 400 million Euro convertible bond

Allen & Overy has advised tourism company TUI AG on convertible bonds successfully placed today. The senior unsecured convertible bonds are due in 2028 and have an aggregate principal amount of 400…

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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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Our Equity Capital Markets team in Germany

Our Equity Capital Markets team in Germany provides you with access to excellent, experienced lawyers with a track record of advising our clients on some of the most complex securities offerings in Germany and all over Europe.