Carrefour Nederland B.V.’s 80% Equity interest Sale To Suning.com

Clifford Chance has acted as Hong Kong and Dutch legal counsel to Carrefour Nederland B.V. on the proposed sale of its 80% equity interest in Carrefour China to Chinese electronics and e-commerce retailer Suning.com. The transaction values Carrefour China at an enterprise value of €1.4 billion. With a presence in China dating back to 1995, […]

Beijing Enterprises Urban Resources Group Limited’s Offering And Listing On The Hong Kong Stock Exchange

Slaughter and May, Hong Kong, advised Haitong International Capital Limited and DBS Asia Capital Limited as joint sponsors on the proposed global offering and listing of Beijing Enterprises Urban Resources Group Limited (BEURG) on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKSE). The application for listing was filed with the HKSE on 29 […]

Endeavour Drinks’ Merger With ALH Group To Form The Endeavour Group Limited

Ashurst has advised Woolworths Group Limited in relation to the merger of the Endeavour Drinks business and ALH Group to form the Endeavour Group integrated drinks and hospitality business and the proposed separation of Endeavour Group. The merger will create Australia’s largest integrated drinks and hospitality business, with approximately A$10bn of sales and A$1bn of […]

Temasek Holdings Limited’s Investment In Li & Fung Logistics Business

Davis Polk advised Li & Fung Ltd. in connection with an investment by Temasek Holdings (Private) Limited in Li & Fung’s logistics business, LF Logistics. Under the terms of the definitive agreement, Temasek’s wholly-owned subsidiary will subscribe for a 21.7% interest in LF Logistics for $300 million in cash, subject to net debt adjustment. The […]

Toyota Motor Corporation’s $1.5 Billion Senior Notes Offering

Davis Polk advised the joint lead managers in connection with an SEC-registered takedown offering of senior notes by Toyota Motor Corporation. The Toyota Motor Corporation offering consisted of $500 million aggregate principal amount of 2.157% senior notes due 2022, $500 million aggregate principal amount of 2.358% senior notes due 2024 and $500 million aggregate principal […]

Toshiba Memory Holdings Corporation’s $8.3 Billion Financing

White & Case LLP has advised Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, MUFG Bank, Ltd. and Mizuho Bank, Ltd., as mandated lead arrangers, on JPY900 billion in new senior loans and an additional commitment line of JPY100 billion for Toshiba Memory Holdings Corporation. The new financing was used to refinance total JPY600 billion loans from Sumitomo Mitsui […]

€2.7 Billion Financing of Yunlin Offshore Wind Farm in Taiwan

White & Case LLP has advised the export credit agencies (ECAs) and a large syndicate of international and Taiwanese commercial banks on the €2.7 billion (NT$94 billion) project financing of German developer wpd AG’s Yunlin offshore wind project in Taiwan. The 640 MW Yunlin project is the largest offshore wind farm in Asia-Pacific to reach […]

Madhu Jayanti’s Acquisition of Eveready’s packet tea business

Khaitan & Co advised Eveready Industries India Limited in relation to drafting, negotiating, finalising and other closing related formalities of the transaction documents. Madhu Jayanti International, which is primarily into the manufacture and export of value-added teas executed the acquisition of Eveready Industries India Limited packet tea business — including Tez Red, Premium Gold and […]

PowerChina Real Estate Group Ltd.’s Joint Development of an Industrial Park Project in Malaysia

Sidley advised PowerChina Real Estate Group Ltd. (PCRE), a Chinese state-owned enterprise, on the formation of a joint venture with Eco World Development Group, a Malaysia-based real estate developer, for the development of Eco Business Park V, Phase 2, in Puncak Alam, Selangor, Malaysia. The project is part of the larger EBP V development and […]

Homeland Interactive Technology Ltd.’s HK$424 Million Hong Kong IPO

King & Wood Mallesons advised China Everbright Capital Limited as the sole sponsor and other underwriters SBI China Capital Financial Services Limited and China Galaxy International Securities Co., Limited on the HK$424 million global offering and initial public offering of Homeland Interactive Technology Ltd. (Homeland Interactive, HKEX Stock Code: 3798) on the Main Board of […]