In this issue of Dechert’s International Capital Markets Team’s “In Conversation With…” series, associate Amy Rees and partner Patrick Lyons sit down with Maurizio Pastore, Head of Debt and Funds Listing at Euronext Dublin, to discuss:
- The growing importance of environmental social and governance (“ESG”) considerations for both investors and issuers; and
- Euronext’s Federal Model.
Recent General Market Developments and Trends
Dechert: What are the main trends Euronext Dublin has seen on issuance volumes and types of issuances as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic? Do you expect these trends to continue?
Maurizio Pastore: The pandemic has demonstrated the resilience of the ESG asset class with an increasing demand from investors during the COVID-19 crisis period. Euronext experienced a great listing flow of ESG…