Equity Capital Markets

We can advise you on all kinds of equity capital markets transactions. A recognized Nordic leader in the field with a practical and business-oriented approach, we facilitate the smooth implementation of transactions.

As our client, you will benefit from our team’s extensive experience, acquired from successfully structuring and carrying out a wide range of complex equity capital markets transactions, including the provision of strategic advice on deal structuring and implementation. 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 recent developments in equity capital markets.

Our clients include issuers, underwriters, subscribers, private equity sponsors and other stakeholders.

Innovative, quick, and solution-oriented team, which is well versed in the full gamut of capital markets work. The Legal 500, Capital Markets

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. We have also developed extensive experience in applying joint working procedures and in efficiently coordinating and leading cross-border transactions.

  • 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

Roschier’s Equity Capital Markets practice is top-ranked by leading  international independent legal directories, including Chambers Europe, The Legal 500, IFLR1000 and Who’s Who Legal. The firm has also won several prestigious awards, including the following most recent awards:

  • Who’s Who Legal Awards: the Law Firm of the Year for Finland in 2019;
  • International Financial Law Review – European Awards: the Law Firm of the Year in 2018; and
  • Chambers Europe Awards: the Law Firm of the Year for Finland in 2018.

This is what clients say about us:

“Very strong capital markets team, well-staffed, timely delivery, and easy to work with.” 
– IFLR1000 2019, Capital markets

“Innovative, quick, and solution-oriented team, which is well versed in the full gamut of capital markets work.” 
– The Legal 500 2019, Capital Markets

“Great work; the team dealt especially well with very challenging deadlines.” 
– Chambers Europe 2019, Capital Markets

“The team is lauded for its ability to provide excellent solutions.” 
– Chambers Europe 2019, Capital Markets

“Very commercial practitioners who always give relevant, clear advice. Very nice to work with; you feel like you are in safe hands.” 
– Chambers Europe 2019, Capital Markets

“A business-oriented and solution-focused team.” 
– Chambers Europe 2019, Capital Markets

“The group’s strong points are its diligence, trustworthiness, delivery and professionalism.” 
– Chambers Europe 2018, Capital Markets

“A professional team for debt capital market transactions; you can rely on them to meet the agreed and most often tight deadlines.” 
– Chambers Europe 2018, Capital Markets

“The team’s work is of high quality and the lawyers are very experienced, customer and solution oriented, highly flexible, efficient and structured.” 
– Chambers Europe 2018, Capital Markets

“They have a great sense of the business aspects in their legal advice.” 
– Chambers Europe 2018, Capital Markets

“The capital markets team at Roschier is one of the best for complex cross-border transactions.” 
– The Legal 500 2018, Capital Markets