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Niels de Ru



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Niels de Ru



Niels heads the Banking department in Amsterdam.

He specialises in banking and finance law. He advises on syndicated lending, leveraged finance, trade and commodity finance, asset finance, structured finance and export finance. Niels has worked on a variety of tax-structured repo transactions and innovative synthetic securitisation transactions. He advises both banks and borrowers in domestic and cross-border transactions.

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Publications: 19 May 2022

Industry Perspectives: Trade finance and the ESG revolution

The trade finance market is undergoing a radical transformation in terms of environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG). In this Industry Perspective with Global Trade Review (GTR), Niels de…

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Apollolaan 15
1077 AB Amsterdam

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Admitted as advocaat, Netherlands, 1999

Exempt european lawyer, England and Wales, 2010

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


Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, 1998

Published work

  • De Ru. N, (2008) "Covered Bonds: voorgestelde regelgeving 'uncovered'", Tijdschrift voor financieel recht