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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.

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News: 06 MAY 2021

Allen & Overy advises on NBN Co’s USD50 billion GMTN programme and inaugural issuance

Allen & Overy has advised NBN Co on the establishment of its USD50 billion Global Medium Term Note programme and the inaugural USD2 billion issuance under the programme. The issuance comprised two…

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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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Scrambled numbers on an LCD screen

News: 03 MAY 2021

Allen & Overy advises on EIB’s first digital bond issuance on a public blockchain

Allen & Overy advised a bank consortium on European Investment Bank’s issue of a digital bond on Ethereum public blockchain. The consortium consists of Goldman Sachs International, Santander Corporate…

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Webinar EUs new Digital Finance and Retail Payments Strategies

Publications: 02 DECEMBER 2020

Webinar: EU’s new Digital Finance and Retail Payments Strategies

This webinar is aimed at payment service providers, payment systems and technology providers and considers potential areas of impact and opportunity within the EU’s new Digital Finance and Retail…

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