Atento Luxco 1 S.A. $400 Million Notes Offering and $50 Million Super Senior Revolving Credit Facility

Kirkland & Ellis, Carey and Davis Polk & Wardwell advised on the transaction Atento Luxco 1 S.A. finalized the $400 million offering of 6.125% senior notes due 2022, which were issued pursuant to Rule 144A and Regulation S under the Securities Act. The notes are unconditionally and irrevocably guaranteed by Atento S.A., the parent company […]

Repligen Corporation’s $138 Million Follow-on Offering

Covington advised the underwriters in a $138 million follow-on public offering of common stock by Repligen Corporation. Covington previously represented the underwriters in Repligen’s $115 million convertible note offering in May 2016. J.P. Morgan and Stephens Inc. acted as Joint Book-Running Managers, Janney Montgomery Scott acted as Lead Co-Manager and Craig-Hallum Capital Group acted as […]

Export Development Canada’ $300 Million financing for Corporación Nacional del Cobre de Chile (Codelco)

Hogan Lovells, Carey, Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton and Prieto advised on the transaction Export Development Canada (EDC) structured a $300 Million loan in favour of Corporación Nacional del Cobre: Chile’s largest state-owned copper producer. Corporación Nacional del Cobre de Chile engages in the exploration, development, and exploitation of copper mineral resources and byproducts in […]

Republic of Colombia’s $1.4 Billion Notes Offering

Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholler, Sullivan & Cromwell and Brigard & Urrutia advised on the transaction The Republic of Colombia finalized the offering of $1.4 Billion 3,875% notes due to 2027. Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Inc., Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. and HSBC Securities (USA) Inc. acted as underwriters. Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholler […]

The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research’s $250 Million monetization of a portion of its royalties relating to the cancer drug Venetoclax

Covington advised The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research (WEHI), Australia’s oldest medical research institute, in its landmark monetization of a portion of its royalties relating to the cancer drug Venetoclax. The purchaser, a wholly owned subsidiary of Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, paid US$250 million upfront, and agreed to make up to […]

CenterState Banks’ Acquisition of HCBF Holding Company, Inc.

Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc. served as financial advisor to CenterState in both transactions. Alston & Bird LLP served as legal counsel to CenterState in the Harbor transaction and Smith Mackinnon, PA served as legal counsel to CenterState in the Sunshine transaction. Sandler O’Neill & Partners served as financial advisor and Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher […]