Skip to content

Paul Peporte



Paul Peporte
Paul Peporte



Paul specialises in securities law and capital markets regulation. He advises clients on the full spectrum of debt and equity 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. Paul further covers capital market related regulatory aspects, such as derivatives regulation. Prior to joining Allen & Overy, he worked in the credit and rate markets department at JP Morgan in London. Paul also advises Luxembourg insurers and intermediaries on insurance regulatory matters.

He regularly holds conferences on various capital market and regulatory topics in Luxembourg and abroad. Paul is a member of the Sustainability Committee of the Luxembourg Bankers' Association (ABBL). He is also a member of a number of working groups of the ABBL and a member of the group of experts of the association of Luxembourg insurers and reinsurers (the ACA), focusing on the application of EMIR to Luxembourg life insurance companies.

"Paul Péporté is complimented by clients for being 'very fast and adaptable with new matters'. He advises clients on a variety of capital markets matters, with a particular focus on securitisation and notes issues." 
Chambers and Partners

Experience highlights



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

View office →



Admitted as avocat à la Cour, Luxembourg, 2008

Admitted as avocat, Luxembourg, 2006


Master, Management, ESCP Europe Business School, 2004

Maîtrise, Business Law, Université Panthéon-Assas (Paris II), 2004

Maîtrise, Management Sciences, Université Paris IX Dauphine, 2002


Published work

"Derivatives trading under EMIR REFIT: focus on Luxembourg AIFs and UCITSs", AGEFI Luxembourg, October 2019 (co-author)

Co-author (2019) "The Initial Public Offerings Law Review" (Luxembourg Chapter), Law Business Research.

Co-author (2018) "The Initial Public Offerings Law Review" (Luxembourg Chapter), Law Business Research.

"Changes in reporting obligations for investment funds under EMIR", AGEFI Luxembourg, September 2018 (co-author)

Author, (2016) IFLR: “Pan-European loan origination 2.0”

Author (2015) “L’émission d’instruments perpétuels au regard du droit luxembourgeois : une assimilation nécessaire à la rente perpétuelle ?”, ALJB,

"Challenges under the Transparency Directive for issuers of debt securities", Capital Markets Law Journal, Oxford University Press, Vol. 6, No. 4, October 2011 (co-author)

"Debt buy-backs and liability management revisited!", Bulletin Droit et Banque, No. 46, November 2010 (co-author)

"Regulated covered bonds: a comparative review", Capital Markets Law Journal, Oxford University Press, Vol. 4, No. 3, July 2009 (co-author)

News & insights

Luxembourg opens its covered bonds market

Publications: 10 MAY 2021

Luxembourg opens its covered bonds market

Luxembourg opens its covered bonds market to universal banks and implements the recent European covered bonds framework.

Read more
Gaps through metal geometric shapes

News: 12 APRIL 2021

Another successful issuance by Czech Gas Networks Investments

Allen & Overy has advised Czech Gas Networks Investments S.à r.l (CGNI) on its successful issuance and placement of EUR 500 million notes with investors on international capital markets (the Notes). 

Read more
Building reflection

News: 07 APRIL 2021

A&O advises on EUR2.35 billion loan and high yield bond refinancing by Foncia

Allen & Overy's leveraged finance team has advised the banks in connection with a EUR2.35 billion loan and debut high yield bond refinancing by Foncia, a leading provider of residential real estate…

Read more
Ornate marble columns

Publications: 26 MARCH 2021

Podcast: Special Purpose Acquisition Vehicles (SPACs) and Luxembourg - a success story in the making?

Jacques Graas, partner in the Luxembourg corporate team, Paul Péporté, a partner in the Luxembourg capital markets team, and Victoria Woestmann, a senior associate in the Luxembourg corporate team,…

Read more