Capital Markets and Financial Products

CAPITAL MARKETS TRANSACTIONS

Our financial institutions lawyers structure and execute capital markets transactions when the issuer is a financial institution. We provide a full range of capital markets services for both underwriters and financial institution issuers. As counsel of choice for many of the world’s leading underwriters and financial institutions, we consistently rank among the top handful of law firms globally in capital markets work for financial institutions issuers.

GLOBAL DEBT AND EQUITY OFFERINGS

We are highly experienced in global debt and equity offerings and the specialized disclosure obligations and accounting rules applicable to financial institutions.

EQUITY DERIVATIVES

Davis Polk is a recognized leader in equity derivatives and other novel financing products. Our broker-dealer and market regulation practice works closely with our derivatives practice, supporting that work.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND FINANCIAL PRODUCTS

Our IP practice is active in advising on intellectual property issues in financial services, including analysis of patent issues, licensing and protection of financial indices and data, and trademark issues.