Codiak BioSciences’ $76.5 Million Series C Financing

Goodwin advised Codiak BioSciences on the deal Codiak BioSciences, Inc., the leading exosome therapeutics company, today announced the closing of a Series C financing round of $76.5 million. In its two years as a company Codiak’s funding totals $168.5 million. Codiak’s initial investors, including ARCH Venture Partners, Flagship Pioneering, Fidelity Management and Research Company, the […]

Ambev’s $926 Million Acquisition of Cervecería Nacional Dominicana S.A.

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is advising Ambev S.A. (Ambev) in the acquisition of a 30% interest in Cervecería Nacional Dominicana S.A., the leading beer company in the Caríbbean, and in the restructuring of its joint venture with E. León Jimenes S.A. The transaction, valued at $926.5 million, will expand Ambev’s control over the producer of […]

Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. $600 Million Senior Notes Offering

Davis Polk advised the representatives of the several initial purchasers on a Rule 144A/Regulation S offering by Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. of $600 million aggregate principal amount of its 3.483% senior notes due 2027. The notes are guaranteed by certain subsidiaries of Huntington Ingalls Industries. J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith […]

Rockwood and Midtown Equities’ $245 Million Loan for Brooklyn’s Empire Stores

Stroock has represented a joint venture between Rockwood Capital and Midtown Equities in securing financing from M&T Bank for a mixed-use project in the DUMBO section of Brooklyn. The $245 million loan is for 55 Water Street, an 1860s-era warehouse building that was recently renovated – including the addition of a sixth floor to the […]

Trinity Industries’s Spin-off of Company’s Infrastructure-Related Businesses

J.P. Morgan Securities, LLC is serving as financial advisor to Trinity Industries; Skadden, Arps, Slate Meagher & Flom LLP is serving as legal counsel; and KPMG LLP is serving as tax advisor. Evercore Group L.L.C. is also advising the Company in this process. Trinity Industries, Inc. (NYSE: TRN) (“Trinity”) today announced that its Board of […]

Q’Max Solutions’ Acquisition of Anchor Drilling Fluids USA, LLC

Paul, Weiss represented oilfield services provider Q’Max Solutions Inc. Raymond James served as the exclusive financial advisor to Calumet on this transaction and Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP acted as legal advisor. Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P. (NASDAQ: CLMT) (the “Partnership,” “Calumet,” “we,” “our” or “us”), a leading independent producer of specialty hydrocarbon and fuels […]