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Capital Markets


Capital Market is an area that lives from the dynamic of modern economy and, for such reason, requires an in-depth knowledge of its mechanisms. We work with the aim to reach excellence, perfectly aware that our clients need clear solutions to complex problems.

This area comprises a wide range of financial products, such as:

  • IPOs (Initial Public Offerings)
  • Distribution and takeover public offerings Commercial paper programs
  • Debt issuance programs (EMTNs)
  • Stand Alone Bond Loans (including exchangeable and convertible bonds)
  • Credits securitization
  • Ivestment Funds
  • Structured products
  • Regulatory nature issues

The negotiation skills and the establishment of a true partnership between the lawyer and the client are critical factors to the success of many operations. Our lawyers gather experience of transactions and knowledge of the sector.


Offers an extensive international network, advising a range of domestic and multinational clients on Portuguese capital markets operations. Adept at handling equity and debt capital markets, securitisation and regulatory matters . Recent work includes debt issuance programmes and bond issues among other mandates.
Chambers & Partners 2017
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