Equity Capital market
We advise and act as legal counsel to issuers and market intermediaries (such as investment banks, foreign portfolio investors, alternative investment funds, mutual funds, foreign venture capital investors, brokers, portfolio managers, registrar, and transfer agents and depositories) in connection with domestic and international initial public offerings, follow-on public offerings, rights issues, private placements, qualified institutional placements and buyback of listed securities. We have also advised on issuances by infrastructure investment trusts, including the maiden Indian issuance.
Our securities lawyers regularly advise clients on complex domestic and cross-border acquisitions of listed companies involving mandatory public offers, block deals and bulk deals, and delisting of listed companies from Indian stock exchanges. We also advise clients on a variety of intricate issues under Indian securities laws, including insider trading, fraudulent practices, corporate governance, and compliances with listing regulations. Our team is well equipped to advise clients on obtaining registrations with the Securities and Exchange Board of India under various securities laws.