YPF’s $6 Billion debt restructuring

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi advised YPF on the transaction. Milbank and Tanoira Cassagne Abogados advised the dealer managers. Jones Walker acted for The Bank of New York Mellon acting as Trustee. Clifford Chance, Dechert, Bomchil and DLA Piper acted for the noteholders including Fidelity, Ashmore and BlackRock.

Argentine state energy company YPF completed its $6.2 billion debt restructuring exetending the deadline of its debts.

Citigroup Global Markets Inc., HSBC Securities (USA) Inc., Itau BBA USA Securities, Inc. and Santander Investment Securities Inc. acted as dealer managers, Banco Itaú Argentina S.A., Itaú Valores S.A., Banco Santander Río S.A. and HSBC Bank Argentina S.A. acted as local placing agents, Citibank NA, acted as fiduciary agent toghether with Citibank Argentina, a

TMF Trust Company (Argentina) S.A. acted as consent agent in Argentina.

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton advised YPF SA with Andrés de la Cruz (Picture), Lisa M. Schweitzer, Jason Factor, Sandra Rocks, Carina S. Wallance, David S. Fisher, Lorenz Haselberger, Ignacio Lagos, Alexander Cadmus, Claudia Diaz-Alemany, Yonatan Hassin, Michael Sims, Carla Martini,  Eric Finkelberg and Ignacio Heidenreich.

In Argentina, Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi advised YPF SA with Hugo N. L. Bruzone, José María Bazán,  Javier Rodriguez Galli, Leandro Exequiel Belusci, Sofía Gallo and Lucila Dorado.

Milbank advised Citigroup Global Markets Inc., HSBC Securities (USA) Inc., Itau BBA USA Securities, Inc.,  Santander Investment Securities Inc., Banco Itaú Argentina S.A., Itaú Valores S.A., Banco Santander Río S.A. and HSBC Bank Argentina S.A. with Carlos T. Albarracín, Pablo Richards, Gonzalo Guitart, David Cochran, Jesus Narvaez,  Marcela Barba, Andrew Walker and David Hanno.

Tanoira Cassagne advised Citigroup Global Markets Inc., HSBC Securities (USA) Inc., Itau BBA USA Securities, Inc.,  Santander Investment Securities Inc., Banco Itaú Argentina S.A., Itaú Valores S.A., Banco Santander Río S.A. and HSBC Bank Argentina S.A. with Alexia Rosenthal, Jaime Uranga, Rocío Carrica, Ignacio Criado Díaz, Carolina Demarco and María Belén Lopez Dominguez.

DLA Piper advised the Ad Hoc group of bond holders (Fidelity, Ashmore and BlackRock) with Marcelo Etchebarne and Nicolás Teijeiro.

Jones Walker advised The Bank of New York Mellon with Wish Ziegler and Scott Zander.

Involved fees earner: José María Bazán – Bruchou, Ferna?ndez Madero & Lombardi; Leandro Belusci – Bruchou, Ferna?ndez Madero & Lombardi; Hugo Bruzone – Bruchou, Ferna?ndez Madero & Lombardi; Sofía Gallo – Bruchou, Ferna?ndez Madero & Lombardi; Javier Rodríguez Galli – Bruchou, Ferna?ndez Madero & Lombardi; Alexander Cadmus – Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton; Andrés De la Cruz – Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton; Claudia Diaz-Alemany – Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton; Jason Factor – Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton; Lorenz Haselberger – Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton; Yonatan Hassin – Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton; Ignacio Lagos – Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton; Sandra Rocks – Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton; Lisa Schweitzer – Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton; Michael Sims – Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton; David Stewart Fisher – Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton; Carina Wallance – Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton; Marcelo Etchebarne – DLA Piper; Nicolas Teijeiro – DLA Piper; Scott Zander – Jones Walker LLP; Wish Ziegler – Jones Walker LLP; Carlos Albarracín – Milbank; Marcela Barba – Milbank; David Cochran – Milbank; Gonzalo Guitart – Milbank; David Hanno – Milbank; Jesus Narvaez – Milbank; Pablo Richards – Milbank; Andrew Walker – Milbank; Rocío Carrica – Tanoira Cassagne; Ignacio Criado Díaz – Tanoira Cassagne; Carolina Demarco – Tanoira Cassagne; María Belén López Domínguez – Tanoira Cassagne; Alexia Rosenthal – Tanoira Cassagne; Jaime Uranga – Tanoira Cassagne;

Law Firms: Bruchou, Ferna?ndez Madero & Lombardi; Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton; DLA Piper; Jones Walker LLP; Milbank; Tanoira Cassagne;

Clients: Ashmore Investment Management Limited; Banco Itaú Argentina S.A.; Banco Santander Río S.A.; Bank of New York Mellon; BlackRock; Citigroup Global Markets Ltd; Fidelity International; HSBC Bank Argentina S.A.; HSBC Securities; Itaú BBA USA Securities; Itaú Valores S.A.; Santander Investment Securities Inc.; YPF S.A.;