Partners Pedro Cassiano Santos, Hugo Moredo Santos e Benedita Aires, wrote an article for Legal Business entitled "The pandemic and Portuguese Capital Markets" in which they describe the effects and impacts of the pandemic on the capital markets sector in Portugal.

“Sustainable finance has continued to play an important role in capital markets and the adoption of ICMA’s green and social bonds principles is gaining ground, backed by the approval of the EU Green Deal. In addition to EDP’s green bond referred to above, it is worth mentioning green-labelled Green Belem RMBS 1, the first STS-compliant residential mortgaged backed securitisation originated in Portugal by Union de Créditos Inmobiliários.”

Read the article here.