Capital Markets

Capital Markets

As Erdem & Erdem we provide legal solutions to our clients' varied capital supply concerns, both in Turkey and abroad, as well as dealing with compliance and governance issues. Our capital markets lawyers provide consulting services to business issuers, private equity funds, and financial institutions in the debt capital market, which includes secured and unsecured loan supplies, as well as private placements. In Turkey and internationally, our team serves issuers, insurance brokers, investors, and other market participants in the issuing of high-yield bonds, public and private sector private equity offerings, bond bills, and convertible instruments.

We have a successful history of activities related to ensuring the compliance of securities with capital market regulations, disclosures, listing on the stock exchange and corporate governance, and we have been providing support to our clients in these areas for many years.

Representative Matters

  • Advising a central asian sovereign wealth fund joint stock company, a publicly held bank controlling shareholder, on capital markets legislation
  • Representing three leading Turkish banks in the restructuring of USD 4.75 billion financing extended by lenders (approx. 30 banks, including clients, which constitute the majority of the total commitments) to subsidiary of a jordanese telecomuniciation company.
  • Advising a Turkish fertilizer company regarding the ISDA (International Swaps and Derivatives Association) Master Agreement and ISDA Schedule to be executed by a Dutch bank and the guarantee to be provided by its shareholders in favor of Dutch bank
  • Advising a Chinese group of companies on Turkish capital markets law, contractual obligations and material legislation provisions regarding an IPO process in Hong Kong
  • Advising an e-commerce platform on Initial Coin Offering (ICO) transaction for funding of the development of new cryptocurrencies and crypto currency market instruments


Prof. Dr. H. Ercüment Erdem Prof. Dr. H. Ercüment Erdem Founder and Senior Partner
Özgür Kocabaşoğlu Özgür Kocabaşoğlu Partner and Head of Corporate
Didem Adlığ Didem Adlığ Managing Associate
Helin Akbulut Helin Akbulut Associate

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