Capital Markets


Goodman Derrick’s capital markets team has considerable experience in advising clients listed on the main market and quoted on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange as well as NEX Exchange, acting for issuers, brokers, nominated advisers, and investors. 

In addition, the team also has significant experience in advising quoted clients in relation to their M&A activity both private acquisitions/disposals and in relation to public takeovers under the Takeover Code acting for bidders and targets together with Rule 3 advisers.

The team has strong experience in: 

  • IPOs
  • Secondary offerings
  • Rights issues
  • Takeover Code transactions

Our lawyers also advise clients in relation to compliance with the increasing complexity surrounding capital markets transactions and of ongoing listing requirements including:

  • Reverse takeovers
  • Public to private transactions
  • Capital restructurings
  • Group reorganisations
  • Market rules
  • Corporate governance 
  • AGMs 
  • Market abuse
  • Corporate law matters