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Nikos Fragos

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Karatzas & Partners

Work Department

Corporate Law
Banking & Capital Markets  Law
Asset Management
Tax Law

Position

Partner

Career

His main areas of practice include banking and financial regulation, NPLs, capital markets, asset management, debt restructuring, M&A and corporate law. He joined Karatzas & Partners in 2007 and became a Partner in 2012. Before joining Karatzas & Partners, he has worked for the German Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) and PricewaterhouseCoopers AG (Frankfurt).

Languages

He speaks Greek, English, German and French.

Member

Member of the Athens Bar association since 2002.

Education

National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (LL.B.); Universität zu Köln (LL.M., Doctorate)

 


Greece

Banking, finance and capital markets

Within: Banking, finance and capital markets

Karatzas & Partners¬†has a first-class reputation for cutting-edge banking and capital markets work. A major highlight has been advising the Public Debt Management Agency on the refinancing Greece's sovereign debt with the issue of new notes through the PSI Bonds Exchange. The firm has also been one of the lead advisers to the National Bank of Greece with regard to the ‚ā¨30bn bond exchange agreements it has agreed with the European Supervisory Mechanism and the European Financial Stability Fund. The firm has also been active on the NPL side, and represented B2Holding as bidder on Alpha Bank's auction of non-performing loans with a face value of ‚ā¨3.6bn worth of loans.¬†Catherine Karatzas¬†leads the team, which includes¬†Alexandros Metallinos, Nikos Fragos,¬†Anna Manda¬†and the recently-promoted partner¬†Alexandra Kondyli.

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