Linklaters advises on Bank of Cyprus listing on the London Stock Exchange

Bank of Cyprus today announced that its total issued share capital of 446.199.933 ordinary shares of nominal value €0,10 each has been admitted to trading on the Main Market for listed securities of the London Stock Exchange ("LSE") and to trading on the Main Market of the Cyprus Stock Exchange.  

Jason Manketo, Capital Markets partner at Linklaters, says: “Bank of Cyprus’s listing on the London Stock Exchange sends a strong signal to the market about investor confidence in the UK’s capital markets despite Brexit.”

HSBC Bank plc acted as adviser to the London listing and Cyprus Investment and Securities Corporation Limited ("CISCO") as the lead manager in relation to the listing in Cyprus - Linklaters advised HSBC on the deal with a team led by Capital Markets partner Jason Manketo, Corporate partner John Lane and Corporate managing associate Asad Ahmed.