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Amanda Thomas



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Amanda Thomas



Amanda is the Head of our London International Capital Markets group. She is also the partner in charge of International Capital Markets Know-How & Training and is responsible for the development and management of internal and external knowledge resources and training programmes. 

She is actively involved in many industry working groups on debt capital markets related issues, including the impact of the EEA and UK prospectus and market abuse regimes, the EEA Transparency Directive and the UK equivalent, the EEA and UK PRIIPs Regulations, MiFID and UK MiFIR, IBOR discontinuation and Brexit on the markets. Prior to taking on a knowledge role Amanda worked as an associate at Allen & Overy gaining experience of a wide range of international capital markets transactions, including structured and equity linked issues, covered warrant issues, vanilla debt issues, ECP, Global CP and EMTN Programmes. 



Allen & Overy LLP
One Bishops Square
E1 6AD

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Admitted as solicitor, England and Wales, 1994

Admitted as solicitor, Ireland, 2018


LLB (European) (Hons), German, University of Exeter, 1991

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News: 30 JULY 2021

A&O named top overall advisor to issuers and managers across global debt and equity capital markets

Allen & Overy has been recognised as the top overall advisor to issuers and managers across global debt and equity capital markets in the first half of 2021 based on league tables from Refinitiv,…

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Latest thinking - Brext Law - the way ahead

Publications: 11 NOVEMBER 2020

Brexit Podcast: Preparing for the end of the Brexit transition period – ten points relevant to mainstream debt capital market issuance

Whilst Brexit formally happened when the UK left the European Union on 31 January 2020, it has been treated as a Member State under Union law during the transition period established by the EU-UK…

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Publications: 30 APRIL 2020

Covid-19 coronavirus – Podcast: Practical implications for European primary debt capital markets

International Capital Markets partner Amanda Thomas and Jennifer Cresswell, a counsel in the International Capital Markets practice share their thoughts with ICMA on the practical implications of…

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Publications: 20 JANUARY 2020

Brexit Podcast: The Brexit transition period - Business as usual for mainstream debt capital issuance for now

Unlike our previous Brexit podcast which focused on points relevant to a no-deal exit, this podcast covers the impact of the UK leaving the EU on 31 January with a deal and a transition period.

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