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Joost Elsenburg



Joost Elsenburg



Joost specialises in international capital markets law with a focus on financial regulatory supervision. He advises both banks and companies on matters relating to market abuse, transparency requirements and compliance. In July 2008 Joost completed cum laude the Grotius course in Financial Law.

Prior to joining Allen & Overy in 2008, Joost worked as a legal counsel of the Netherlands Authority for the Financial Markets (AFM). In his role at the AFM he advised the supervisory teams that approve prospectuses and perform the real -time monitoring of listed entities (market abuse and transparency requirements). In 2014 Joost left A&O to work for ABN AMRO Bank N.V. where he was member of the IPO team, that was responsible for the listing of ABN AMRO and he was the manager of the Capital Markets Team Legal. After the listing of ABN AMRO, Joost assisted in the listing (and sell downs) of several other companies where ABN AMRO had a role (e.g. Adyen, NIBC and Alfen). Joost rejoined in 2018.

News & insights

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Publications: 28 SEPTEMBER 2020

Podcast: Bill 7637 - a new era for crypto-securities?

Luxembourg is about to add the missing piece to its legislative framework to enable the issuance of crypto-securities using decentralised ledger technology (“DLT”).

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Frankfurt Skyline

News: 25 SEPTEMBER 2020

Allen & Overy advises syndicate banks on placement of convertible bonds issued by Dürr AG

Allen & Overy has advised a syndicate of banks comprising BNP Paribas, Landesbank Baden-Württemberg and UniCredit Bank AG as joint global coordinators and joint bookrunners on the successful placement…

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News: 24 SEPTEMBER 2020

ICBC issues offshore Additional Tier 1 preference shares

Allen & Overy has advised the joint bookrunners and joint lead managers on the issuance of USD2.9 billion 3.58% non-cumulative perpetual offshore preference shares by Industrial and Commercial Bank of…

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shopping bags

News: 22 SEPTEMBER 2020

Shopping centre specialist ECE relies on Allen & Overy for debut bond issue

Allen & Overy has advised ECE Real Estate Partners, the fund management company of Hamburg-based commercial property specialist ECE, on the issuance of an innovative real estate bond.

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Admitted as advocaat, Netherlands, 2008

Listed in the register of legal practice areas of the Dutch Bar Association for Financieel recht