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Frank Mausen

Partner

Luxembourg

Mausen Frank
Frank Mausen

Partner

Luxembourg

Frank is one of the leading Capital Markets and Banking & Finance Partners at Allen & Overy in Luxembourg. He specialises in securities laws and capital markets regulation, including stock exchange listings. Clients include banks as well as corporate, institutional, supranational and sovereign issuers for whom he advises on debt and equity transactions and structured finance transactions including securitisation, structured products, covered bonds, IPOs, placements and buy-backs of securities, exchange offers, listing applications and ongoing obligations deriving from such listings. He has more than 15 years of experience in these areas. Frank is also the Market Intelligence and Know-How Partner at Allen & Overy in Luxembourg.

Frank regularly holds conferences on securitisation and other capital markets topics in Luxembourg and abroad. He is a member of the securitisation working group of ALFI (the Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry) and the securitisation working group and the financial markets committee of the ABBL (the Luxembourg Bankers’ association). Frank is also a member of the Islamic Finance working group of Luxembourg for Finance (Luxembourg’s agency for the development of the Luxembourg financial centre) and has recently joined the Haut Comité de la Place Financière (a committee set-up by the Luxembourg Ministry of Finance aiming to modernise Luxembourg’s financial sector legislation).

Frank served from 2018 to 2020 as Managing Partner of Allen & Overy Luxembourg.

Esteemed by sources as a ‘leading expert in the market,’ Frank Mausen is highly regarded for securitisation matters and advises banks and other issuers on both debt and equity mandates." Chambers Global 2018

Experience highlights

Office

Luxembourg

Allen & Overy
5 Avenue John F. Kennedy, L-1855 
Luxembourg

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Qualifications

Professional

Admitted as avocat à la Cour, Luxembourg, 2004

Admitted as avocat, Luxembourg, 2002

Academic

LLM, University of Kent, Canterbury, 2001

Maîtrise, Business Law, University of Strasbourg, 2000

Recognition

Published work

  • Co-author (2020) «Projet de loi 7637: une nouvelle ère DLT pour les titres dématérialisés », AGEFI Luxembourg, September 2020
  • Co-author (2019) "Taking Security over Luxembourg’s special limited partnership vehicle" in Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law [Vol. 34 – No. 3 March 2019], [p.175-179], [LexisNexis, UK]
  • Co-author (2018) "The Initial Public Offerings Law Review" (Luxembourg Chapter), Law Business Research
  • Co-author (2018) "The International Capital Markets Review" (Luxembourg Chapter), Law Business Research.
  • Co-author (2018) "The Private Equity Review" (Luxembourg Chapter), Law Business Research.
  • Co-author (2018) "The Islamic Finance Review" (Luxembourg Chapter), Law Business Research.

News & insights

Publications: 20 JULY 2020

5MLD – Fiduciary arrangements and trusts: new obligations

After the creation of a register of beneficial owners in January 2019, Luxembourg has now established a register of fiducies and trusts and finalised the transposition of the 5th anti-money laundering…

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Publications: 28 JANUARY 2020

Luxembourg Stock Exchange – new rules and regulations

The Luxembourg Stock Exchange has published a new version of its rules and regulations which will be applicable as of 31 January 2020. 

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Publications: 20 NOVEMBER 2019

PLUS: a new service offered by the Luxembourg Stock Exchange to comply with the hyperlink requirements of the EU Prospectus Regulation

The Luxembourg Stock Exchange has launched a new service, named PLUS for Perma Link Upload Service, to help issuers in referencing their documents via hyperlinks in their prospectuses, as required by…

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Publications: 23 JULY 2019

The new prospectus regime in Luxembourg

A new Luxembourg act dated 16 July 2019 on prospectuses for securities and implementing the Prospectus Regulation (the New Prospectus Act) was published in the Luxembourg Official Gazette on 18 July…

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