Banking, finance & capital markets

Chevalier & Sciales has developed wide-ranging expertise in banking, finance and capital markets, including bond issues and debt programmes of all types including classic and new global notes, the preparation of classic or synthetic securitisation transactions, and the structuring of investments and financing operations. As well as advising on and drafting prospectuses, financing and guarantee contracts, the firm is also active in developing innovative solutions to meet our clients’ needs. We have also been expanding our expertise on issues relating to financing of environmental projects.

Our range of services performed by our financial and banking lawyers (attorneys) also includes:

Debt and equity capital markets

  • Bond issues and debt issuance programmes.
  • Equity-linked transactions including private placements.
  • Listing on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange’s regulated and Euro MTF markets.
  • Clearing and settlement.

Securitisation and structured finance

  • Asset-backed securities.
  • True-sale and synthetic securitisations.
  • Non-performing loans.

Banking and financial services

  • Leveraged finance.
  • Project and acquisition financing.
  • Restructuring.
  • Secured lending.
  • Establishment of professional sector financial services, such as advising on licences for private portfolio management.

More information can be found in our brochure (available here).

Highlighted deals

arrow_forward  Issue of a green bond by a listed company for financing of environment-related projects (including generation of renewable energy).

arrow_forward Issue of a convertible bond for a listed company and establishment of a dedicated private equity fund for the development of its franchisee network.

arrow_forward  Renewal, modification and extension of a bond issuance programme for a listed company specialising in reprocessing of waste materials, involving the issue of bonds denominated in various currencies.

arrow_forward Securitisation of bank receivables with a value exceeding €100m, involving advice on structuring and drafting of contracts relating to a profit participating loan, collateral, financing, subordination, services, novation, legal counsel and options.

arrow_forward  Financing structure for the construction of a real estate complex with a value of £65m.

arrow_forward Renewal of a bond issuance programme for a listed company, including the conversion of matured bonds tendered by existing bondholders as subscription to the new issue.