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Marie-Antoinette Rettori's practice focuses on securitization, covered bonds, and structured financings that are backed by receivables (notably auto loan and auto lease receivables, mortgage loans, and trade receivables).

Marie-Antoinette also advises clients in relation to plain vanilla bond issues, Euro Private Placements, EMTN (euro medium-term note) programs, and derivative transactions.

Recently, Marie-Antoinette advised originators and investors in securitizations that have been notified with ESMA (European Securities and Markets Authority) and published on its website as STS (simple, transparent, and standardised), since the entry into force, on January 1, 2019, of the EU Regulation 2017/2402 dated December 12, 2017, laying down a general framework for securitization and creating a specific framework for simple, transparent, and standardised securitization.

Before joining Jones Day, Marie-Antoinette spent five years practicing with the international debt capital markets team in the Paris office of an international law firm.


  • Findomestic Banca (BNPP group) completes €800 million SRT securitizationJones Day advised Findomestic Banca S.p.A. (BNPP group) in connection with a €800 million public securitization of auto loan receivables originated by Findomestic Banca (BNPP group).
  • BPCE group completes €750 million private French consumer loans securitizationJones Day advised BPCE and Unicredit Bank AG, as co-arrangers, and Natixis, as cap counterparty, on a securitization of French consumer loans originated by certain Banques Populaires and Caisses d’Epargne belonging to the BPCE group through the establishment of a French fonds commun de titrisation "BPCE Demeter Tria FCT".