Oman’s US$1.5bn sovereign sukuk offering

The Sultanate of Oman has sold US$1.5billion seven-year Sukuk certificates, its second foray into the international debt capital markets in 2018 following its issuance of US$6.5bn sovereign bonds in January. Linklaters advised the banks on the deal, including Citigroup, HSBS, JP Morgan, Gulf International Bank and Standard Chartered. The Linklaters team was led by Capital […]

Alpha Bank, Eurobank, National Bank of Greece and Piraeus Bank’s €1.8 Billion servicing agreement with Italian credit institution doBank S.p.A.

White & Case LLP and Koutalidis Law Firm have advised the four systemic Greek banks – Alpha Bank, Eurobank, National Bank of Greece and Piraeus Bank – on their entry into an innovative and groundbreaking servicing agreement with Italian credit institution doBank S.p.A. Following an international tender process, Italy-headquartered doBank, which is listed on the […]

WebJet’s $173 Million Acquisition of Destinations of the World

DLA Piper, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Ashurst advised on the deal WebJet has acquired Destinations of the World (DOTW) for $173 million, a move that significantly expands Webjet’s B2B accommodations supplier business, WebBeds. WebBeds operates around the world through its brands Sunhotels, JacTravel, Totalstay, FIT Ruums and Lots of Hotels. The addition of Dubai-based B2B […]

Stolt-Nielsen’s signing a strategic joint venture investment with Golar LNG Ltd and Höegh LNG

Eversheds Sutherland has advised Stolt-Nielsen LNG Holdings Ltd and Avenir LNG Ltd in connection with the investment by Stolt, Golar LNG Ltd and Höegh LNG Holdings Ltd. of US$182 million into Avenir. This investment will enable Avenir to pursue opportunities to deliver LNG to areas of stranded demand, as well as the development of LNG […]

GB Finance’s $42 Million Sale of One-Third Stake in MNT Investments

Shearman & Sterling advised GB Finance on its joint sale with GAIA of a one-third stake in MNT investments to the second fund of Development Partners International (DPI), a leading African focused private equity firm, for an aggregate amount of EGP 750 million. MNT investments is the main shareholder in Microfinance Consulting Services (Mashroey) and […]

JSC National Company KazMunayGas’s $3.25 billion Eurobonds Offering

Dechert advised on the transaction Dechert advised JSC National Company KazMunayGas (“KMG”), the Kazakhstan state-owned oil and gas company, on its issuance of an aggregate of US$3.25 billion Eurobonds under its US$10.5 billion Global Medium Term Notes Programme established by KMG and its finance subsidiary KazMunaiGaz Finance Sub B.V (“KMG Finance”). The Eurobonds, which are […]

Cromwell Property Group’s signing a strategic partnership with Linkcity

Clifford Chance has advised Cromwell Property Group, a real estate investor and manager, on its strategic partnership with Linkcity, a member of Bouygues Construction, a global construction company, to invest in the rollout of a portfolio of logistics and light industrial assets in Central and Eastern Europe. The portfolio is targeting an eventual gross asset […]