Primary Opinion’s $43.0 million acquisition of B-D. Farm Paris Creek

ASX listed company Primary Opinion, has signed an agreement with founders Ulli and Helmut Spranz to buy 100% of B-D. Farm Paris Creek (Paris Creek). MinterEllison has acted for Paris Creek, which was acquired for $43.0m (on an enterprise value basis). Paris Creek is an iconic South Australian biodynamic and organic dairy processor and manufacturer. […]

Arena Pharmaceuticals’s partnership with Everest Medicines

Cooley advised Arena Pharmaceuticals on a development and commercialization partnership with Everest Medicines for two product candidates in mainland China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau and South Korea. The product candidates are ralinepag – for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension – and etrasimod, which is being evaluated for multiple autoimmune diseases, including ulcerative colitis, a […]

The Middleby Corporation’s acquisition of Scanico A/S

Skadden is representing The Middleby Corporation on the deal The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ:MIDD) today announced the acquisition of Scanico A/S, a leading manufacturer of industrial cooling and freezing equipment for the food processing industry. The company is based in Aalborg, Denmark and has approximately $30 million in annual revenues. The Middleby Corporation is a global […]

China Financial Services Holdings Limited’s $138 Million Acquisition of Certain Loan Portfolio and Equity Interests from The Bank of East Asia, Limited and Credit Gain Finance Company Limited

Dechert served as legal advisor to China Financial Services Holdings Limited, a Hong Kong listed company (together with its subsidiaries, the “China Financial Group”) in connection with the sale and purchase of certain loan portfolio and certain equity interests from The Bank of East Asia, Limited (“BEA”, a Hong Kong listed company) and Credit Gain […]

Development and Financing of the 350 MW India Solar Power Project

Shearman & Sterling advised Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) and Mizuho Bank as lenders and Nippon Export and Investment Insurance (NEXI) in relation to the development and financing of the 350 MW solar power project in Andhra Pradesh, India. SBG Cleantech ProjectCo Private Limited (SBG Cleantech), an Indian subsidiary of SoftBank Group Corp., is […]

$1.1 billion development and financing of 450MW portfolio of wind farm projects in Thailand

Norton Rose Fulbright has advised Wind Energy Holdings (WEH), one of the largest wind power operators in Southeast Asia, as sponsor on the development and construction of 5x90MW wind farm projects in the Nakhon Ratchasima province of Thailand and Siam Commercial Bank on the financing of those projects. Norton Rose Fulbright assisted WEH on the […]

Cleantech Solar Asia Pte. Ltd’s $20 million loan

Norton Rose Fulbright has advised the Global Climate Partnership Fund on a US$20 million corporate loan to Singapore-based Cleantech Solar Asia Pte. Ltd., a solar-as-a-service solution provider which finances, installs, operates and maintains rooftop solar power plants for businesses in the Asia Pacific region. The loan will allow Cleanteach Solar to finance more pan-Asia rooftop […]

Mitsui & Co., Ltd.’s acquisition of a participation in the Maersk Tankers fleet of refined oil tankers

Norton Rose Fulbright has advised Mitsui & Co., Ltd. (Mitsui) in connection with its acquisition of a participation in the Maersk Tankers fleet of refined oil tankers. Norton Rose Fulbright advised Mitsui on the establishment of consortium arrangements between Mitsui and A.P. Moller Holding and on the acquisition by Mitsui of its shareholding in that […]

Berry Global Group’s $475 Million Acquisition of lopay Plastic Products Company

Dechert LLP advised Griffon Corporation GFF on the sale of Clopay Plastic Products Company to Berry Global Group, Inc. for $475 million in cash. The transaction is expected to close within the first calendar quarter of 2018. Griffon Corporation is a diversified management and holding company that conducts business through wholly-owned subsidiaries. Clopay Plastics is […]

Telstra’s acquisition of IoT company MTData

Herbert Smith Freehills has advised the founders of internet of things (IoT) company, MTData on its sale to Telstra. MTData provides innovative GPS telematics and fleet management technology to customers in Australia and globally across a variety of industries, from transport and logistics to forestry and agriculture. The company creates solutions that help customers to […]

Asia Pioneer Entertainment Holdings Limited’s €7.6 Million Initial Public Offering

Nixon Peabody advised Asia Pioneer Entertainment Holdings Limited on its listing (Stock Code: 8400) on the Growth Enterprise Market (GEM) of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange by way of share offer. The majority of its clients are mainly casino operators in Macau and electronic gaming equipment manufacturers. Asia Pioneer Entertainment Holdings Limited’s services include: Technical […]