Hammer Capital And Tencent Holdings’ Takeover Of Bitauto And Yixin

Kirkland & Ellis is advising Hammer Capital on the deal. Hammer Capital and Tencent Holdings proposed a private transaction to acquire all of the outstanding ordinary shares of Bitauto Holdings Limited, not already owned by the investor consortium or their affiliates for US$16 in cash per American depositary share, as well as advising the investor […]

Greenko Solar Limited’s US$950 Million Green Bond Offering

Ashurst represented Barclays Bank PLC, Citigroup Global Markets Inc., Deutsche Bank AG, Singapore Branch, Emirates NBD Bank PJSC, Investec Bank plc, J.P. Morgan Securities plc, Morgan Stanley & Co. International plc and Standard Chartered Bank as the joint bookrunners and lead managers, and J.P. Morgan Securities plc as lead green structuring agent in the offering […]

Mitsubishi Corporation’s US$50 Million Investment Round Into BBOXX Limited

Clifford Chance has advised Mitsubishi Corporation on its role in leading an investment in next generation utility company BBOXX Limited. Mitsubishi led the US$50 million Series D funding into London-based BBOXX, which provides off-grid energy via innovative plug and play solar home systems in 12 countries in Africa and the developing world. BBOXX has impacted […]

Centuria Capital Limited’s 50% Voting Interest And 63.03% Economic Interest Acquisition Of Heathley Limited

Jones Day advised Centuria Capital Limited on the acquisition. Jones Day advised Centuria Capital Limited on the acquisition by its wholly-owned subsidiary, Centuria Platform Investments Pty Ltd, of a 50% voting interest and 63.06% economic interest in Heathley Limited’s property funds management platform for $24.4 million, forming a specialist healthcare funds manager, Centuria Heathley. Centuria […]

Sterling and Wilson Solar Limited’s $400 Million Initial Public Offering Of Equity Shares

Sidley Austin advised the lead managers on the operation. Sidley acted as U.S. counsel to lead managers, ICICI Securities Limited, Axis Capital Limited, Credit Suisse Securities (India) Private Limited, Deutsche Equities India Private Limited, IIFL Securities Limited, SBI Capital Markets Limited, Induslnd Bank Limited and Yes Securities (India) Limited, in connection with the US$400 million […]

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited’s Possible Offer For London Stock Exchange Group plc

Slaughter and May is advising Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited on the possible offer for London Stock Exchange Group plc announced by HKEX on 11 September 2019. Under the terms of the possible offer, LSEG shareholders would receive 2,045 pence in cash and 2.495 newly issued HKEX shares per LSEG share, implying a value […]

Royal North Shore Hospital’s c.A$930 Million PPP Project Refinancing

Ashurst has advised the banking syndicate on the c.A$930 million refinancing of Royal North Shore Hospital PPP Project whose investor is the AMP Capital Community Infrastructure Fund. The syndicate included MUFG Bank Ltd., Westpac Banking Corporation, Natixis, ANZ Banking Group, Norinchukin Australia Pty Ltd and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank. This is the first refinancing for […]

Sydney Metro’s Pitt Street Integrated Station Development Contract

Ashurst has advised Sydney Metro on their contract with a consortium of Oxford Properties, CPB Contractors and Grocon to design and build the Pitt Street Integrated Station Development, in support of the Sydney Metro project, Australia’s biggest public transport project. Pitt Street Station is strategically located at the junction of Sydney’s southern CBD and the […]

Mizuho Financial Group, Inc.’s $1.6 Billion Senior Notes Offering

Davis Polk advised the joint lead managers in connection with Mizuho Financial Group, Inc.’s SEC-registered takedown offering of senior notes. The Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. offering consisted of $600 million aggregate principal amount of 2.555% senior fixed-to-floating-rate notes due 2025, $500 million aggregate principal amount of 2.869% senior fixed-to-floating-rate notes due 2030 and $500 million […]