East Coast Furnitech Public Company Limited’s $5 Million Shares Offering

Hunton & Williams, Bangkok assisted East Coast Furnitech Public Company Limited (ECF: Bangkok), a manufacturer and distributor of particle board and rubber wood furniture to nationwide stores such as Tesco Lotus, Big C and Home Pro, on the issuance and allocation of 30,000,000 newly-issued ordinary shares at the offering price of THB 5.58 per share […]

IMS Group Holdings Limited’s $8 Million Initial Public Offering

Nixon Peabody CWL (NPCWL) advised the sole sponsor, Kingsway Capital Limited, and the underwriters in relation to the listing of IMS Group Holdings Limited (Stock Code: 8136) on the Growth Enterprise Market (GEM) of The Hong Kong Stock Exchange by way of share offer. A Hong Kong-based LED lighting product and service provider, IMS Group […]

Kakao’s $1 Billion Offering

Cleary Gottlieb represented Kakao Corp. in a $1 billion Rule 144A/Regulation S offering of global depositary shares. Paul Hastings represented the underwriters. The GDSs are expected to be listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange on February 2, 2018. Citigroup and Goldman Sachs International acted as the joint global coordinators and bookrunners for the offering, which […]

Maoneng Australia’s signing a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with the University of New South Wales for UNSW

Clifford Chance has advised Australian-Chinese developer, owner and operator of renewable power generation assets Maoneng Australia (Maoneng) on its entry into a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with the University of New South Wales (UNSW) and on related agreements with Origin, who is providing firming and other services to UNSW. The PPA relates to the 200 […]

Alinta Energy (CTFE)’s acquisition of the 1,000MW Loy Yang B Power Station in Australia

Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Alinta Energy owner, Chow Tai Fook Enterprises (CTFE) on the acquisition of the 1,000MW Loy Yang B Power Station located in Victoria, Australia. The power station supplies close to 20 per cent of Victoria’s energy needs, and comes as Alinta expands its generation capacity and market penetration in Australia. The […]

Country Garden Holdings’s US$3 billion concurrent share placement and convertible bond offering

Linklaters has successfully advised on a US$3 billion concurrent share placement and convertible bond issue for Country Garden Holdings, China’s largest real estate developer in terms of contracted sales in 2017 and ranks among the top three real estate enterprises globally. The deal is the largest equity deal in Asia this year so far. It […]

Zhenro Properties’ $510.2 Million Initial Public Offering

Simpson Thacher represented Zhenro Properties Group Limited (“Zhenro Properties”) in connection with its initial public offering in Hong Kong and Regulation S offering of 1,000,000,000 shares (prior to the exercise of the overallotment option), which raised HK$3.99 billion (US$510.2 million) in gross proceeds. The ordinary shares of Zhenro Properties are listed on the Hong Kong […]

Al-Futtaim’s acquisition of retail business of Marks & Spencer in Hong Kong and Macau

Slaughter and May advised Marks & Spencer (M&S) on the sale and franchise of its retail business in Hong Kong and Macau to its long-established franchise partner, Al-Futtaim. The sale sees Al-Futtaim become the new sole franchisee for M&S in Hong Kong and Macau. The sale follows M&S’s strategic review of its international business in […]

China Everbright Bank’s private placement of 5.8 billion new H shares on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange

Herbert Smith Freehills has advised China Everbright Bank on its issue and private placement of 5.8 billion new H shares on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. The placement was made to China Everbright Group Limited and Overseas Chinese Town Enterprises Company, and completed on 22 December after Chinese regulatory approval was received. It injects close […]

Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation’s $2 Billion Notes Offering

Davis Polk advised Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation in connection with a global medium-term note program update and a benchmark takedown, which consisted of $1.25 billion aggregate principal amount of 2.514% senior notes due 2020 and $750 million aggregate principal amount of senior floating-rate notes due 2020, each guaranteed by SMBC’s New York branch. Sumitomo Mitsui […]

ISP Global’s $8.9 Million Initial Public Offering

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati advised the sole sponsor, Kingsway Capital Limited, as well as the joint bookrunners, Kingsway Financial Services Group Limited and Great Wall Securities Limited on the deal ISP Global Limited provides communication system development services. The Company develops and sells medical, wireless, voice, and network communication systems. ISP Global provides services […]