GFG Alliance’s A$100 Million Investment In Havilah Resources Limited

Ashurst has advised GFG Alliance on A$100 million strategic investment in Havilah Resources Limited. The proposed share subscription will fully fund Havilah’s work programs for its iron ore assets and copper prospects in the Mutooroo Copper-Cobalt District in South Australia’s northeast. The funding will be provided by a series of equity placements in Havilah at […]

Spencer’s Retails’ $43 Million Acquisition of Stake in Nature’s Basket

Khaitan & Co advised Spencer’s Retail Limited on the deal Spencer’s Retail executed the acquisition of Grodrej group’s premium food retailing venture, Natures Basket, for $43 million in an all-cash deal. Nature’s Basket operates 36 stores in Mumbai, Pune and Bengaluru. Nature’s Basket is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Godrej Industries. Spencer’s Retail Limited operates as […]

C-Bridge Capital’s C-Bridge Healthcare Fund IV Fundraising

Kirkland & Ellis advised C-Bridge Capital, a leading healthcare-dedicated private equity firm, in the fundraising and closing of its fourth healthcare fund, C-Bridge Healthcare Fund IV. The fund held its final close substantially exceeding its target with commitments from a broad mix of global institutional investors, including sovereigns, pensions, foundations, large family offices and fund […]

Alliance Bank’s 15-Year Bancassurance & Bancatakaful Agreement With Zurich Malaysia

Ashurst advised Alliance Bank Malaysia Berhad and its subsidiary Alliance Islamic Bank Berhad (together Alliance Bank) on its exclusive 15 year bancassurance and bancatakaful agreements with Zurich General Insurance Malaysia Berhad and Zurich General Takaful Malaysia Berhad (together Zurich Malaysia), The arrangement will see Alliance Bank strengthen its position in providing end-to-end financing solutions for […]

Swire Pacific Limited’s $5 Billion Medium Term Note Programme Update

Slaughter and May, Hong Kong, has advised Swire Pacific Limited on the annual update of the US$5 billion Medium Term Note Programme of Swire Pacific MTN Financing (HK) Limited, its wholly-owned subsidiary (the Programme). Notes issued under the Programme are guaranteed by Swire Pacific Limited and may be listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. […]

Tiger Global invests $89 million in agri-tech startup NinjaCart

Khaitan & Co advised NinjaCart on the deal Tiger Global executed its $89.5 million investment in agri-tech startup NinjaCart, NinjaCart is a marketing and delivery platform for agricultural produce. Founded in 2015, NinjaCart connects farmers to end retailers such as grocery stores, supermarkets and restaurants, which buy fruits and vegetables. It runs a logistics network […]

Serba Dinamik Holdings Berhad’s $300 Million High Yield Sukuk Offering

Clifford Chance has advised international energy services group Serba Dinamik Holdings Berhad (Serba Dinamik) on the international aspects of its US$300 million high yield sukuk offering, due 2022. The offering was issued by SD International Sukuk Limited (with trust obligations guaranteed by Serba Dinamik) and is listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange and the Labuan […]

KKR And GIC’s Investment In India Grid Trust

Simpson Thacher represented KKR in its first investment through its Asia Pacific Infrastructure strategy. KKR and GIC have invested in India Grid Trust (“IndiGrid”), India’s leading infrastructure investment trust. IndiGrid announced the closing of a preference unit issuance worth INR2,514 crores (US$363 million). As part of the transaction, KKR and GIC invested INR 1084 crores […]

Yunji’s $121 Million Initial Public Offering

Simpson Thacher represented the representatives of the underwriters, Morgan Stanley, Credit Suisse, J.P. Morgan and CICC, in connection with the initial public offering and listing on the Nasdaq Global Market of Yunji Inc. (“Yunji”). The offering was comprised of 11,000,000 American Depositary Shares (“ADSs”), representing 110,000,000 Class A ordinary shares before exercise of the underwriters’ […]