The introduction of Europes revised
Prospectus Directive has prompted issuers in the region to
consider alternative listing venues. But market participants
are divided as to whether the market has been permanently
Europes Prospectus Directive regime was this
year changed through an amending directive, which gave member states
until July 1 to implement the measures.
Many believe the changes have dramatically
increased cost, time and uncertainty.
Despite the potential red flags looking to list in an
alternative jurisdiction can raise, Melanie Czarra,
Mizuhos managing director and head of primary debt
markets, said the pressure not...