DVLaw possesses extensive experience in the field of capital markets and financial services, advising local and international clients on a variety of matters relating to both debt and equity capital markets, including fixed/floating rate note issues, subordinated loan note issues, convertible/exchangeable bonds, hybrid capital issues, IPOs, secondary offerings and rights issues.
Furthermore, DVLaw is particularly active in the field of mutual funds and other collective investment schemes, providing specialist advice to fund managers and management companies on all issues relating to the establishment, licensing, marketing and regulatory compliance of such products in Greece.
The firm also regularly advises market participants in all aspects of capital markets legislation, including prospectus, transparency and market abuse regulatory framework, ensuring both compliance and adjustability in a demanding and complex regulatory environment, and is regularly appointed by most of the major Greek banks to act as independent legal counsel for the performance of legal due diligence in connection with the listing of shares and bonds on the Athens Exchange and/or privately placed with investors.
The firm is currently the legal counsel of Alpha Trust S.A., Cyclos Securities, Andromeda Unit Trust and ATTICA Mutual Funds Management S.A. for all their business needs.
• DVLaw acts as independent legal counsel conducting the legal due diligence, drafting the relevant sections of the information memorandum and assisting in the overall listing process on the Athens Exchange of a major Real Estate Development Company.
• DVLaw acted as independent legal counsel conducting the legal due diligence, drafting the relevant sections of the information memorandum and assisted in the overall listing process on the Athens Exchange of CNL Capital, a Greek private equity firm.
• DVLaw acted as Greek legal counsel to the advisor BETA SECURITIES in respect to a 7-year 6,5 mio euros bond loan issued by Delta Techniki S.A. that was admitted for listing on the Alternative Market of the Athens Stock Exchange. The bond loan was issued to finance, inter alia, the issuer’s renewable projects of a capacity of more than 90 MW. Our firm conducted full legal due diligence of the issuer and its group (consisting of 16 subsidiaries), including, inter alia, the documentation for the financing of a wind farm of a capacity of 12MW and assisted in the drafting of the information document for the listing.
• DVLaw acted as Greek law counsel in connection with the overall process of the voluntary takeover bid of LYKOS AG for the acquisition of all outstanding ordinary registered shares of INFORM P. LYKOS S.Α .