China Oceanwide Holdings Group Co., Ltd. acquires more than 500 acres of land in Kapolei on the west coast of Oahu, Hawaii

Oceanwide Resort Community HI LLC, a subsidiary of China Oceanwide Holdings Group Co., Ltd., closed a deal to purchase more than 500 acres of land in Kapolei on the west coast of Oahu, Hawaii. The land will be developed as a master-planned community including variety of residential, commercial and recreational uses. The land is adjacent […]

Luk Hing Entertainment Group Holdings Limited’s Initial Public Offering

Appleby has advised on the transaction Luk Hing Entertainment Group Holdings Limited operates as a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, owns and operates entertainment facilities. Luk Hing Entertainment Group offers club activities, beverages, and other related services in Macau, Hong Kong, and Cayman Islands. Judy Lee (Picture), a corporate partner also based in […]

EMR Capital Resources Fund II’s $860 Million Fund Raising

Kirkland & Ellis has advised EMR Capital, a specialist mining private equity manager, which recently closed EMR Capital Resources Fund II. The fund was oversubscribed and closed with aggregate capital commitments of US$860 million. The fund, which will make investments in global metals and mining companies and projects, accepted commitments from a broad mix of […]

Xiwang Foodstuffs Co., Ltd. $730 Million Acquisition of Kerr Investment Holding Corp.

Sidley represented Xiwang Foodstuffs Co., Ltd. (Xiwang Food), a listed company on Shenzhen Stock Exchange, in its recent US$730 million (approximately RMB4.8 billion) acquisition of Canada’s Kerr Investment Holding Corp. Based in China’s Shandong Province, Xiwang Food is one of the leading players in the healthcare products industry in China. Xiwang Group Company Limited is […]

COFCO Meat Holdings Ltd’s $254 Million Hong Kong Initial Public Offering

Cleary Gottlieb represented COFCO Meat Holdings Limited and MIY Corporation, KKR, Baring and Boyu Capital (together as selling shareholders) in COFCO Meat’s HK$2 billion (approximately $254 million) initial public offering. COFCO Meat is a leading Chinese pork company. Morgan Stanley, JP Morgan and DBS served as joint global coordinators, joint bookrunners and joint lead managers. […]

Studio City Company Limited’s US$1.2 billion of senior secured notes offering

Ashurst advised Studio City Company Limited in its offering of US$1.2 billion of senior secured notes, comprising US$350 million of 5.875% senior secured notes due 2019 and US$850 million of 7.250% senior secured notes due 2021. Studio City Company Limited is a subsidiary of Studio City International Holdings Limited, which 60% is held indirectly by […]

Tian Ge Interactive Holdings Limited’s HK$156 million secondary placing and sale of shares held by IDG-Accel China Growth Fund II L.P. and IDG-Accel China Investors II L.P.

Slaughter and May is advising Credit Suisse (Hong Kong) Limited, as placing agent, in relation to the HK$156 million secondary placing and sale of shares in Tian Ge Interactive Holdings Limited held by IDG-Accel China Growth Fund II L.P. and IDG-Accel China Investors II L.P. The placing and sale of shares represents approximately 23.11% of […]

Realignment of Coca-Cola Mainland China Bottling System

Clifford Chance advised The Coca-Cola Company on the signing of definitive agreements relating to the re-alignment of the company’s bottling operations in China, its third largest market by volume. The re-alignment involves the following inter-conditional transactions: Coca-Cola’s Bottling Investments Group disposing all of its bottling units in China which are engaged in the manufacture, distribution […]

South32 Limited’s $200 Million Acquisition of Peabody Energy’s Metropolitan coal mine

Corrs Chambers Westgarth has advised Peabody Energy Australia in relation to the recently announced transaction to sell its Metropolitan coal mine to a subsidiary of South32 Limited. The Metropolitan coal mine is an underground metallurgical coal mine located in the Southern Coalfields of New South Wales. South32 will acquire the Metropolitan coal mine for a […]

CMON Limited’s HK$74.29 million Initial Public Offering

Conyers Dill & Pearman provided Cayman Islands and BVI law advice to CMON Limited in connection with its HK$74.29 million initial public offering (IPO) of 323,000,000 Placing Shares (comprising 306,000,000 New Shares and 17,000,000 Sale Shares) on the Growth Enterprise Market of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (Stock code: 8278). CMON Limited, formerly known as […]