Credivalores-Crediservicios’ $250 Million Notes Offering

Gómez-Pinzón Zuleta, Paul Hastings, DLA Piper Martínez Beltrán and Davis Polk & Wardwell advised on the transaction Credivalores-Crediservicios, S.A.S. finalized its inaugural international bond offering. The offering involved the issuance of $250 million of 9.750% Senior Notes due 2022 pursuant to Rule 144A and Regulation S. The underwriters involved were BCP Securities and Credit Suisse. […]

Financiera Independencia S.A.B. de C.V.’s $250 Million Notes Offering

Paul Hastings and Ritch, Mueller, Heather y Nicolau advised on the transaction Financiera Independencia, S.A.B. de C.V., a leading Mexican consumer lender, finalized the offering of senior unsecured notes The offering involved the issuance of $250 million of 8.0% Senior Notes due 2024 pursuant to Rule 144A and Regulation S. The initial purchasers involved were […]

Carrier IQ’s High Profile Multi-District Privacy Class Action

Fenwick was appointed by District Court Judge Chen as lead liaison defense counsel in a multidistrict privacy class action that coordinated more than 70 lawsuits filed around the country in the Northern District of California. Fenwick is representing lead defendant Carrier IQ. Other defendants include HTC, Huawei, LG Electronics, Pantech Wireless, Samsung and Motorola Mobility. […]

Loxo Oncology’s $260.8 Million Follow-On Offering

Fenwick & West represented Loxo Oncology, Inc. (NASDAQ: LOXO), a biopharmaceutical company innovating the development of highly selective medicines for patients with genetically defined cancers, in its $260.8 million follow-on offering of common stock. Loxo Oncology sold 3,622,500 shares of common stock including 472,500 shares sold upon full exercise of the underwriters’ option to purchase […]

Platinum Equity’s Acquisition of United Site Services

Skadden is advising Calera Capital on the deal Calera Capital, a leading middle-market private equity firm, today announced that it has reached an agreement to sell its majority interest in United Site Services (“USS” or the “Company”), a leading provider of portable restrooms, temporary fence and related site services, to Platinum Equity. Terms of the […]

American Tower Corporation’s $147 Million Acquisition of 1,200 wireless communications towers in Colombia

Wasserman West, Gómez-Pinzón Zuleta Brigard & Urrutia and Jones Day advised on the deal Millicom International Cellular S.A. announced today that its subsidiary Colombia Móvil S.A. E.S.P (“Tigo”) finalized the sale of 1,200 wireless communications towers to a subsidiary of American Tower Corporation (“ATC”) in Colombia for $147 Million. In US, Wasserman West advised American […]

Unity Technologies’ $400 Million Investment from Silver Lake

Fenwick & West represented Unity Technologies, a global development platform for creating 2D, 3D, virtual and augmented reality games and experiences, in its $400 million investment from Silver Lake. The Fenwick transaction team was led by corporate lawyers Mark Stevens (Picture), Steven Levine, Faisal Rashid and Nam Kim. ? Simpson Thacher is representing Silver Lake […]

Blockchain’s raising $40 million on Series B funding

London-based startup Blockchain has raised a Series B of $40 million with Lakestar and GV (formerly Google Ventures) with additional participation from Nokota Management and Digital Currency Group. Existing investors Lightspeed Venture Partners, Mosaic Ventures, Prudence Holdings, Virgin, and Sir Richard Branson (Virgin Group), also participated in the round. The Series B represents the most […]

Supercell Oy’s Majority Stake Acquisition of Space Ape Games

Fenwick & West represented Supercell Oy, the Finland-based developer of mobile games, including “Clash of Clans”, “Clash Royale” and “Boom Beach”, in its 62% majority stake acquisition of Space Ape Games, a London-based maker of mobile titles such as Samurai Siege, Rival Kingdoms and Fastlane: Road to Revenge. Financial terms of the transaction were not […]