Unprecedented challenges persist in today's capital markets. Significant regulatory uncertainty and market volatility linger, and there are fewer deals. Underwriters, issuers and investors alike require a trusted advisor with a forward-thinking vision—one who sees the value of investing today to maintain capabilities and market share.
From helping to develop new best practices to sharing the risk of a deal that doesn’t close, BASEAK leverages an agile approach to adapt in a changing landscape.
Through strong relationships with regulatory and exchange bodies, our lawyers work with you to navigate requirements. We advise global and domestic banks, insurance companies, securities dealers, shareholders and venture capitalists, as well as private equity.
Our capital markets lawyers have experience in:
Capital markets regulatory compliance
Debt capital markets
Derivatives and structured products
Equity capital markets
Residential mortgage purchase and sale
Residential repo and finance
March 3, 2020
February 25, 2020
The Turkish economy emerged from three quarters of negative growth – its first recession In a decade after a painful currency crisis in the summer of 2018 – and continued its gradual recovery to post positive year-on-year growth in the second half of 2019. Read more
November 6, 2019
Through Law numbered 7222 that was published in the Official Gazette today, significant amendments were made in a number of laws, most notably in Banking Law and Capital Markets Law (the "CLM"). Read more
As communicated by Borsa İstanbul in its announcement on 2 October 2019, Borsa İstanbul made amendments to the legislation for the implementation of the new equity market structure, listing criteria and trading principles. Read more
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November 11, 2019
July 24, 2019
Balcıoğlu Selçuk Akman Keki Attorney Partnership advised Taxim Capital on FTA Bilişim Hizmetleri A.Ş.’s investments in Biznet Bilişim Sistemleri ve Danışmanlık Sanayi Ticaret A.Ş. and SR Bilişim Yönetim Hizmetleri Ticaret A.Ş. Read more
March 12, 2019
Müfit Arapoğlu - Balcıoğlu Selçuk Akman Keki Avukatlık Ortaklığı (“BASEAK”) and Dentons are pleased to have advised Barclays Bank PLC acting as the Dealer Manager on the tender offer by Yaşar Holding A.Ş (“Yaşar”) to the holders of its outstanding USD 250,000,000 8.875 per cent. Notes due 2020 issued by Yaşar to tender such Notes for purchase. Read more
Balcıoğlu Selçuk Akman Keki Avukatlık Ortaklığı (“BASEAK”) and Dentons advised Koç Holding A.Ş. (“Koç Holding”), Turkey's largest holding company, on its issue of US$750 million 6.500% Notes due 2025 (Rule 144A/Regulation S). BASEAK acted as Turkish counsel and Dentons acted as English and United States counsel to Koç Holding. Read more