Capital Markets


"VdA Vieira de Almeida’s ‘dedicated’ team has substantial experience handling debt capital markets work and bond issue transactions.”

Legal 500

Capital Markets

With decades of experience in the Capital Markets sector, our lawyers have deep market knowledge and excel at assisting our clients across all relevant matters in this sector – from regulatory to contentious matters.

Our track-record results from years of working closely with very diverse clients: fund managers, venture capital and private equity firms, brokers and banks - whether on transactional or regulatory work. Our team focuses on the national and international issuance of debt and equity securities, privatization, IPOs, acquisitions, listings and de-listings and corporate restructurings of listed companies.

Our lawyers regularly advise some of the main issuers and financial institutions, both national and foreign, in their relationship with the supervisory authorities.

Legal services

  • issuance and placing of national and international financial instruments
  • privatizations
  • issuance of ADRs by listed companies
  • listing procedures in both national and international markets
  • de-listings
  • equity derivative
  • public offers for the distribution of securities (including IPOs and increase of share acquisition) and public offers for the acquisition of securities
  • regulatory issues, namely issues of information disclosure over qualified stakes, compliance with duties regarding corporate governance, or preparation, convening and running of genera meetings of shareholders.
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