BANKING, FINANCE & CAPITAL MARKETS

Our team is consistently rated a market leader and has received numerous awards and international recognitions for banking finance and capital markets. Our team was shortlisted by the IFLR 1000 High-Yield Deal of the Year of 2020.

Our team also advised the underwriters on 2 of the 6 largest high yield bond issuances of 2020 and the investors in one out of the five largest portfolio acquisitions from Greek banks of 2020.

We regularly advise on both equity and debt capital markets transactions and have a long track record in representing underwriters in equity and debt offerings as well as IPOs.

Our Clients include major international investment banks, financial institutions, arrangers, investment managers, financial sponsors and Greek banks.

We also advise on regulatory matters including Hellenic Capital Market Commission and Athens Stock Exchange regulations, TR-1 filings, MTOs and VTOs and participation in share capital increases of listed companies.

Our Banking team advises on both transactional and regulatory matters relating to the Greek banking system, as well as on the formation of credit and finance institutions and regulation of disposals of banking assets and loan portfolios.

Our team advises on domestic and international bank financing transactions across many sectors including financial services, real estate, renewable energy sources, gaming, telecoms and asset acquisition.

We regularly represent both lenders and arrangers in large and complex financings and restructurings.

“They are one of the most responsive firms in Greece and make collaboration on legal matters simple and straightforward.THE LEGAL 500 EMEA 2021

‘Responsive, knowledgeable, practical and user-friendly’ THE LEGAL 500 EMEA 2021

 Representative Matters

Intralot €100 Million Financing

Papapolitis & Papapolitis advised Intralot S.A. in relation to the issuance of a Bond Loan of up to €100 million with maturity date 30.06.2025, with Arrangers PIRAEUS BANK and the NATIONAL BANK OF GREECE. Initial bondholders are

Intralot SA €130 Million debut bond offering listed on the Athens Stock Exchange

Papapolitis & Papapolitis advised Intralot in relation to its debut €130 million public bond issuance completed in February 2024. The issuance led to an oversubscription of x1,55 times, of €201,87 Million and to a final

Morgan Stanley landmark €1billion Frontier II securitisation

Papapolitis & Papapolitis advised Morgan Stanley in its capacity as Arranger in the context of the Frontier II transaction, completed in February 2024, involving the securitization by the National Bank of Greece of a portfolio

Invel Real Estate sale of 5.22% in Prodea Investments

Papapolitis & Papapolitis advised Invel Real Estate in relation to all aspects regarding the sale by it to Yoda PLC group of 13,333,333 shares, representing 5.22%, in PRODEA Investments REIC, the leading Greek REIC listed

Invel Real Estate MTO

Papapolitis & Papapolitis advised Invel Real Estate in relation to the mandatory tender offer (MTO) extended to all shareholders of Prodea Investments for a cash consideration of €7,50 per share.   The MTO acceptance period

Piraeus Bank – BC Partners Acquisition Financing

Papapolitis & Papapolitis advised Piraeus Bank as Arranger, Bondholder Agent, Subscriber and Bondholder in relation to a €175m acquisition financing to Alphabet Education S.A., a member of BC Parters group in relation to the acquisition

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10674 / Athens, Greece

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ATHENS

Leoforos Vasilissis Sofias 16, 
10674 / Athens, Greece

T. +30 210 3615544 
F. +30 210 3609168 
E. athens@papapolitis.com

 

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