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 […]

First State Super’s successful $2.86 billion bid for a concession to operate the land titles and registry functions of Land Use Victoria for a 40-year term.

Allens has advised First State Super on the bid The proceeds will be invested in new schools, hospitals and transport projects in Victoria. First State Super is one of Australia’s largest superannuation funds with over $90 billion under management. Allens advised with a team including Jeremy Low (Picture), Chris Blane, James Nguyen, Tom Hall, Elise […]

Akorn, Inc. v. Fresenius Kabi AG, et al.

Paul Weiss and Sidley advised Fresenius and Cravath advised Akorn on the dispute. Delaware Court of Chancery ruled that Fresenius was justified in canceling its $4.75 billion acquisition of specialty generics pharmaceutical manufacturer Akorn, Inc. The ruling is the first-ever affirmation of the termination of a merger agreement in a Delaware court based on a […]

StoneCo Ltd.’s $1.4 Billion Initial Public Offering

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga, Davis Polk & Wardwell, Harneys, Pinheiro Neto and White & Case advised on the transaction StoneCo Ltd. executed its $1.4 billion initial public offering of 58,333,333 shares of Class A common stock, which includes the full exercise of the underwriters’ option to purchase additional shares. The shares […]

Province of Ontario $2.5 Billion Global Bond Offering

Davis Polk advised the underwriters in connection with the offering of $2.5 billion aggregate principal amount of 3.400% bonds due October 17, 2023, issued by the Province of Ontario. National Bank of Canada Financial Markets, BMO Capital Markets RBC Capital Markets, TD Securities, Barclays, Citigroup, Goldman Sachs International and Scotiabank acted as underwriters on the […]

La Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec and Generation Investment Management LLP’s Acquisition of General Atlantic and H.I.G. Capital’s investment in FNZ

Kirkland & Ellis represented FNZ and funds advised by H.I.G. Capital and General Atlantic on a definitive agreement to sell their investment in FNZ, the global FinTech firm, to La Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec and Generation Investment Management LLP. La Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec and Generation Investment Management LLP […]

Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, Inc.’s $2.5 Billion SEC-Registered Notes Offering

Davis Polk advised Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, Inc. on its SEC-registered takedown offering of senior TLAC notes, which consisted of $1 billion aggregate principal amount of 3.936% senior notes due 2023, $850 million aggregate principal amount of floating-rate senior notes due 2023 and $650 million aggregate principal amount of 4.306% senior notes due 2028. The […]

SCPG, Vanke, and Triwater’s $1.33 Billion Partnership

Paul Hastings LLP has represented SCPG Holdings Co., Ltd, a leading shopping mall owner, developer and operator in China; China Vanke Co., Ltd., a leading urban and rural construction and residential service provider; and Triwater Asset Management Holdings Limited, an affiliate of leading Chinese private equity firm HOPU Investment, in the formation of an offshore […]