“Clients praise the excellent availability of the capital markets team and say it provides a high level of client attention, is fast in its responses and has a good level of quality throughout the team.” – IFLR1000Roschier is a recognized leader within equity capital markets in the Nordic region. Our lawyers have extensive experience in this area, acquired from successful structuring and execution of a wide range of complex equity capital markets transactions. Our clients include issuers, underwriters, subscribers, private equity sponsors and other stakeholders. Our lawyers take a practical, business-oriented approach and have vast experience in giving clients strategic advice on the structuring and implementation of deals.

Roschier represents clients in all kinds of equity capital markets transactions and advice, including:
  • Initial public offerings
  • Rights offerings
  • Private placements, directed issues of shares and other equity-related instruments such as convertible bonds and warrants
  • Underwritings
  • Accelerated book buildings
  • Share buybacks and redemptions
  • Spin-offs
  • Public recapitalizations
  • Share and share-related incentive schemes
  • Stock market regulations, such as disclosure regimes
  • Market abuse regimes
  • Capital structure optimization
  • Restructurings
Our long-standing, solid relationships with corporate clients and private equity sponsors and our strong network among investment banks place our practice at the forefront of developments and recent trends in capital markets. The fully integrated Finnish and Swedish team works on a daily basis with colleagues in the Corporate Advisory, Public M&A, Finance & Restructuring, Tax and other practices to develop innovative structures and to facilitate the smooth implementation of transactions in the Nordic market.

Roschier also works closely with a number of law firms across Europe, the US and other jurisdictions to give clients seamless cross-border service in equity capital markets and other transactions, and has developed extensive experience in applying joint working procedures and in efficiently coordinating and leading cross-border transactions (for example, so-called 144A offerings).