Capital Markets Global Guide: Equity

Gain insight into familiar jurisdictions with comparative guides to the law worldwide

The Capital Markets Global Guide: Equity brings together practical information on topical cross-border equity capital markets issues, together with country-specific Q&As on the law and practice for equity capital markets.

Each Q&A guide provides a structured overview of the key practical issues concerning capital markets law, including: main equity markets/exchanges; regulators and legislation; listing requirements; offering structures; procedure for a primary listing; advisers; prospectus/main offering document and disclosure requirements; marketing; bookbuilding; underwriting; timetables; stabilisation; tax; continuing obligations; market abuse and insider dealing; de-listing; and proposals for reform.

Country Q&A Contributing firm
Argentina Estudio O’Farrell
Australia King & Wood Mallesons
Belgium Linklaters LLP
Brazil TozziniFreire Advogados
Canada McMillan LLP
Cayman Islands Maples and Calder
China Zhong Lun Law Firm
Egypt Matouk Bassiouny Law Firm
Germany Jones Day
Ghana Bentsi-Enchill, Letsa & Ankomah
India J. Sagar Associates
Indonesia Assegaf Hamzah & Partners
Ireland Maples and Calder
Italy NCTM Studio Legale
Japan Anderson Mori & Tomotsune
Kazakhstan Kinstellar LLP
Malta GANADO Advocates
Mexico Nader, Hayaux y Goebel, S.C
Nigeria Akindelano Legal Practitioners
Russian Federation YUST Law Firm
Serbia Moravčević Vojnović i Partneri in co-operation with Schoenherr
Singapore Allen & Gledhill LLP
South Africa Allen & Overy (South Africa) LLP
South Korea Yoon & Yang LLC
Switzerland Niederer Kraft & Frey Ltd
Taiwan Lee and Li, Attorneys-at-Law
UK (England and Wales) Ashurst LLP
United States Morrison & Foerster LLP
Member Job title and Organisation
Martina Asmar Partner, Herbert Smith LLP
Richard Godden Partner, Linklaters
Anna T Pinedo Partner, Morrison & Foerster LLP
Brian Tang Managing Director, ACMI
Mario Siragusa Partner, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton
Rupert Walford Executive Director, UBS Investment Bank
Philippe A Weber Partner, Niederer Kraft & Frey


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