A complex environment for bank financing calls for integrated and alternative solutions
Our banking & finance team provides assistance to our clients on a broad range of financing arrangements - acting for lender or borrower - including acquisition finance, project finance, real estate finance, general banking finance and capital markets finance. We furthermore advise financial institutions on their activities in the Netherlands in respect of license requirements and ongoing compliance with these requirements.
A credible partner for your finance transactions
Recent additional capital requirements for banks and other financial institutions have resulted in a more complex environment for bank financings. Our team provides tailored advise and assistance for a wide range of transactions. Including increasingly attractive alternative means of financing.
Our banking & finance team forms an important part of our integrated domestic and international corporate practice. We have broad experience in assisting in both domestic and international finance transactions, preparation of finance and security documentation and opinion letters.
Our specialists are experienced in capital market financing, assisting with initial public offerings, set-up of corporate governance and ongoing listing compliance. Our multidisciplinary approach considers all relevant Dutch law aspects from a corporate, tax and notarial perspective. Our broad international network enables us to help clients realize their goals, in the Netherlands and anywhere in the world.
Our clients are listed and private companies, domestic and multinational corporations - public and private -across all sectors.
Buren advises Petra Diamonds Limited and its Dutch subsidiary Petra Diamonds Netherlands Treasury B.V. on the refinancing of Petra Diamond’s business.
Buren advises East West United Bank (EWUB), a Luxembourg based bank, on multiple loan agreements.
Buren advises to an ad hoc group of secured noteholders of CHC Group on the Dutch legal aspects of the issue of USD 464,148,148.00 zero interest second lien
In 2016 the Minister of Finance submitted for public consultation the Draft Bill containing rules regarding the supervision of trust offices (Wet toezicht trustkantoren 2018, the “Draft Bill”).
On 24 January 2017 Euronext announced the launch of a number of new initiatives dedicated to family businesses, in general to make it more attractive for family businesses to obtain a listing on a stock exchange.
On 1 January 2017 a new law entered into force, supplementing Book 7 of the Dutch Civil Code (Burgerlijk Wetboek, the “DCC”) with the new sections 7.2a.2 and 7.2b.1 and 2 and a new title 7.2c (Consumer credit agreements, specific purpose