Capital Markets

Capital markets in Turkey are attractive to regional players, particularly from Gulf countries, and investors with a long-term view. The pandemic caused an acceleration in the number of IPOs in Turkey – ideal for companies looking for new investments and financing whilst remaining in control.

Lexist acted on many IPOs in the pandemic “boom,” bringing together extensive restructuring, corporate, and capital markets experience. The team advises corporates, issuers, investment banks, multilateral financial institutions, and private equity funds on their new products, financing structures, and M&A activities requiring Capital Markets Board (CMB) approval in addition to the below.

Turkish Capital Markets Legal Services

We can advise you on the full range of capital markets transactions, including:

Derivatives & Swaps
Equity Capital Markets
Green Bonds
Gender Bonds
Equity, IPOs & Secondary Offerings (SPOs)
Foreign Exchange Regulations
Turkish Listings
Promissory Transactions
Turkish Listings
Promissory Transactions
Regulatory Services
Structured Products
Crypto Platforms
Turkish Green Taxonomy

We provide support with compliance and pursuing licenses, permissions, permits, and applications from the relevant Turkish authorities – e.g., the Capital Markets Board (CMB), Sermaye Piyasası Kurulu (SPK) – on behalf of our clients.

How we work

Legal strategizing and risk mitigation are our strengths:

– We create bespoke client teams combining the right mix of legal and business experience to understand your unique concerns; and

– We promote open, fast communication and collaborative decision making so our clients can move forward with the utmost confidence and legal protection.

Contact The Partners

Your capital markets legal counsel in Türkiye: