I am Jan Peeters
Corporate and M&A specialist
Financial Institutions specialist

Jan Peeters

Whilst responsible for the day-to-day operations and strategic leadership of our Brussels office, Jan remains active in his areas of expertise meeting the needs of both his local and global clients.

He delivers pragmatic advice on all transactional aspects of mergers and acquisitions (public and private), capital market operations, corporate finance, private equity and venture capital transactions. Concurrently, he provides general advice on corporate general law and governance matters.

Jan also advises on the regulatory aspects of the activities of domestic and foreign credit institutions, investment firms, and insurance companies. Furthermore, he acts on all structuring and regulatory aspects of investment management and funds activities (whether to UCITS or AIFs and their managers, including AIFMs).

Jan holds an LL.M degree from Berkeley Law and is the Chair of the Banking, Finance and Securities Committee of the Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA). He is also the author of various publications in the areas of corporate law and financial services regulations.

  • Languages: Dutch, French, English
  • Admitted to the Brussels Bar: 1987
  • Partner since: 1996

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Articles - The financial crisis showed many shortcomings in corporate governance of listed companies contributed to the financial crisis. In this regard, the European Commission submitted a proposal for an amended shareholders’ rights directive (the Proposal) in 2014, which aimed to enhance effective and long-term shareholder engagement within listed companies.

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Several speakers from Stibbe at European Pro Bono Forum

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FSMA (finally) publishes standardized private placement notification forms

Articles - On 1 March, the Belgian Financial Services and Markets Authority (“FSMA”) published two communications on the marketing, and notification (also referred to as “registration”) thereof, of units or shares in alternative investment funds (“AIFs”) by alternative investment fund managers (“AIFMs”) under Articles 32, 36 and 42 Directive 2011/61/EU on Alternative Investment Fund Managers (“AIFMD”).

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IPBA Mid-Year Regional Conference

Short Reads - The topic for this year's Mid-Year Regional Conference to be held at our offices in Brussels on Monday 10 October 2016 is to present “Government’s role and regulatory tools in cross-border transactions between Asia Pacific and Europe”.

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