Bernitsas Law, working with Allen & Overy, has advised Piraeus Bank on its inaugural EUR 500 million issuance of green senior preferred bonds and their listing on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange’s Euro MTF market. Clifford Chance reportedly advised the managers of the transaction.
Established in 1916, Piraeus Bank is a Greek company offering a range of banking services and specializing in SMEs, retail banking, e-banking, and capital markets. Piraeus Bank is one of the four systemic banks in Greece, with a network comprising 524 units and employing approximately 10,900 people.
The Bernitsas Law team included Partner Nikos Papachristopoulos and Junior Associate Kelly Hatzigaki.
The Allen & Overy team was led by Partner Tom Grant and included Solicitor Nuno Castelao.