Capital markets and securities law

In recent years, Bowman Gilfillan’s capital markets team has advised local and international investment banking and corporate clients and major stated-owned entities on some of the largest and most innovative debt and equity capital market transactions in South Africa and abroad.

We provide a full range of services for issuers, arrangers, dealers, exchange sponsors and underwriters in offerings of debt and equity related products, including securitisations, corporate bond issues, hybrid bond issues, credit-linked note programmes, structured note programmes, high yield stand-alone bond issues, domestic medium term note programmes, euro medium term note programmes inward listings, initial public offerings and subsequent offering. We have the most extensive experience on advising, novel and complex debt and equity instruments, and in the design and execution of derivative and structured products.

We are consistent market leaders when it comes to understanding and keeping abreast with the developments in the South African capital markets legal, regulatory, financial and corporate governance framework.

In addition, Bowman Gilfillan has been involved in a number of ground-breaking Black Economic Empowerment (BEE) transactions, and has acquired specialised knowledge in the funding requirements and options available to such companies. We look forward to continuing to play an active and leading role in the context of BEE development in South Africa.

Our local knowledge and expertise in capital markets is one of many reasons why Bowman Gilfillan is the adviser of choice for many of the local and international issuers.

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