Kaisa Property’s $42.1 Million Initial Public Offering

Simpson Thacher represented the underwriters in the initial public offering and Regulation S offering by Kaisa Property Holdings Limited (“Kaisa Property”).

Kaisa Property offered an aggregate of 35,000,000 Shares (prior to the exercise of the overallotment option), which raised HK$328.3 million (approximately US$42.1 million) in gross proceeds. The shares of Kaisa Property are listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, and is a spin off from Kaisa Group Holdings Ltd (stock code: 1638). CLSA Capital Markets Limited and ABCI Capital Limited acted as the joint sponsors. CLSA Limited and ABCI Capital Limited acted as the joint global coordinators.

Kaisa Property is a leading comprehensive property management service provider in China, focusing on mid- to high-end properties, in particular in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Bay Area and Yangtze River Delta.

The Simpson Thacher team for the transaction included Christopher Wong (Picture), Marjory Ding and Carol Chan (Capital Markets).

Involved fees earner: Carol Chan – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Marjory Ding – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Christopher Wong – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Law Firms: Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Clients: Kaisa Property Holdings Limited;

Author: Michael Patrini