Banco Internacional de Reconstrucción y Fomento’s $1.360 Million Catastrophe bond Offering

Sullivan & Cromwell, Sidley Austin, Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enríquez, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton and Mayer Brown advised on the transaction Banco Internacional de Reconstrucción y Fomento (BIRF) executed the offering of Catastrophe bonds to finance a fund for recontruction in case of Earthquake for México, Chile, Colombia and Perú. The World Bank Group […]

Northwest Indiana Bancorp and First Personal Financial Corp.’s Merger Agreement

NorthWest Indiana Bancorp was advised by Stephens Inc. and Barnes & Thornburg LLP as legal counsel. First Personal was advised by, and received a fairness opinion from, Piper Jaffray & Co., and was advised by Barack Ferrazzano Kirschbaum & Nagelberg LLP as legal counsel. NorthWest Indiana Bancorp (OTCBB: NWIN) (“NWIN”), the parent of Peoples Bank […]

Obermayer, Rebmann, Maxwell & Hippel v. John H.C. West III, Restorative Programming Inc., Fast Trak Investment Co. LLC, RJC Funding LLC.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit affirmed a District Court judgment in favor of Olshan clients Fast Trak Investment Company, LLC and RJC Funding, LLC. In an opinion by the Honorable Jane Richards Roth, a three-member panel of the Court rejected Appellant’s attempts to invalidate a series of litigation funding agreements executed in […]

Vertical Bridge’s $236 Million Asset-Backed Notes Issuance and $250 Million Amended and Restated Credit Facility

Simpson Thacher represented special purpose subsidiaries of Vertical Bridge Holdings, LLC in connection with a Rule 144A/Reg S offering of $236 million aggregate principal amount of Series 2018-1 Secured Tower Revenue Notes led by Barclays and Deutsche Bank Securities, and an amendment and restatement of its existing senior secured credit facilities led by TD Securities. […]

Vantage’s $1.125 Billion Secured Data Center Revenue Notes Offering

Simpson Thacher represented special purpose subsidiaries of Vantage Data Centers, LLC in connection with an offering of $1.125 billion of aggregate principal amount of Series 2018-1 Secured Data Center Revenue Notes, consisting of up to $225 million of aggregate principal amount of Series 2018-1 Class A-1 Secured Data Center Revenue Variable Funding Notes and $900 […]

Platinum Equity’s $520 Million Acquisition of Hunterstown Power Generation Facility From GenOn Energy

Financing will be led by Morgan Stanley and Latham & Watkins is acting as legal counsel to Platinum Equity on the Hunterstown acquisition. Kirkland & Ellis LLP counseled GenOn Energy Inc. Platinum Equity announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire GenOn’s Hunterstown power generation facility and related assets in a transaction […]

PPG Industries, Inc. $1 Billion Notes Offering

Davis Polk advised the joint book-running managers and as representatives of the several underwriters in connection with a public offering by PPG Industries, Inc. of $300 million aggregate principal amount of 3.200% notes due 2023 and $700 million aggregate principal amount of 3.750% notes due 2028. BNP PARIBAS, J.P. Morgan, Citigroup, Goldman Sachs & Co. […]

American Woodmark’s $350 Million High‑Yield Senior Notes Offering

Cravath represented the initial purchasers, led by Wells Fargo Securities, in connection with the $350 million 144A/Reg. S high‑yield senior notes offering of American Woodmark Corporation American Woodmark Corporation manufactures kitchen cabinets and vanities for the remodeling and new home construction markets. The company, led by S Cary Dunston, M Scott Culbreth and Robert J […]