CAM, Trilegal, Anagram act on Warburg’s largest India investment to date

by Nimitt Dixit |

 

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas has advised PE firm Warburg Pincus on its acquisition of housing finance company Shriram Housing Finance (SHF) for 46.3 billion rupees ($556 mln) from Shriram Finance and Valiant…

Weil, Wong & Partners guide $2.6 bln Malaysia airport deal

by Nimitt Dixit |

U.S law firm Weil, Gotshal & Manges and Wong & Partners, Baker McKenzie’s Malaysia member firm, have guided investment firm Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) and a consortium led by Khazanah Nasional Bhd, respectively, on a $2.6 billion take-private offer for Malaysia Airports Holdings (MAH).

CAM, AZB, S&R, Sidley advise on record $2.15 bln Vodafone Idea FPO

by Nimitt Dixit |

Indian law firm Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas has advised Vodafone Idea on its 180-billion-rupee ($2.15 billion) further public offering (FPO). The issuance is the largest successful Indian FPO and the third-largest offering of public equity shares in India.

GT, Goodwin act as Japan's Ono buys U.S. drugmaker for $2.4 bln

Greenberg Traurig has represented Japan’s Ono Pharmaceutical Co on its $2.4 billion acquisition of  U.S.-based cancer drugmaker Deciphera, which was advised by Goodwin Procter.

R&T, WongP, Lee & Lee advise on $595 mln TCM deal

by Nimitt Dixit |

Singapore law firms WongPartnership, Lee & Lee and Rajah & Tann (R&T), and R&T’s Malaysian member firm Christopher & Lee Ong have advised traditional Chinese medicine firm Eu Yan Sang International (EYS) and its shareholders on the sale of 86 percent of EYS’ shares.

Skadden advises Cemex on $650 mln Philippines divestment

by Nimitt Dixit |

U.S. law firm Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom has advised Mexico-based multinational building materials company Cemex on the sale of its operations and assets in the Philippines to Dacon Corporation, DMCI Holdings, and Seminara Mining and Power Corporation.

CC, Paul Hastings lead on CR Beverages’ HK IPO

by Charlie Wu 吴卓言 |

Clifford Chance and Jingtian & Gongcheng are advising China Resources Beverages, the beverage division of the state-owned China Resources Enterprise, on its upcoming Hong Kong IPO, which is expected to raise up to $1 billion. Paul Hastings and Zhong Lun Law Firm are acting for the joint sponsors.

CC, Davis Polk act on ChaPanda’s $330 mln Hong Kong IPO

by Charlie Wu 吴卓言 |

Davis Polk & Wardwell and Jingtian & Gongcheng have advised Sichuan Baicha Baidao, a Chinese low-priced tea chain also known as ChaPanda, on its $330 million IPO on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, with Clifford Chance and King & Wood Mallesons acting for the sponsor CICC and underwriters.

CC, Slaughters advise as HK-listed SciClone goes private for $1.13 bln

Clifford Chance has advised the Hong Kong-listed SciClone Pharmaceuticals on an offer to take it private by healthcare-focused private equity firm GL Capital, with Slaughter and May acting for the buyer’s financial adviser, Capital Corporation Hong Kong Securities (CICC).

Latham, CAM advise on $370 mln India gas deal

by Nimitt Dixit |

Latham & Watkins and Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas have advised a Japanese consortium on its $370 million primary investment into India’s AG&P LNG Marketing.