Cleary, Latham advise on India’s largest block trade

BY Aparna Sai |

AZB & Partners and Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton have advised GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) on the $3.4 billion sale of its entire stake in India’s Hindustan Unilever, with Latham & Watkins…

AZB, SAM act on Silver Lake’s $750 mln investment in India’s Jio Platforms

BY Aparna Sai |

AZB & Partners has represented Jio Platforms, the digital arm of India’s Reliance Industries, on the $750 million sale of a stake to California-based private equity firm Silver Lake, which was…

CAM, SAM act on $1.89 bln India port acquisition

BY Aparna Sai |

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas has advised India’s Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone (APSEZ) on its 135.72-billion-rupee ($1.89 billion) acquisition of a 75 percent stake in Krishnapatanam Port…

SG: Drew, R&T acting in Hin Leong negotiations

BY Aparna Sai |

Rajah & Tann is representing Singapore’s Hin Leong Trading, one of Asia’s top oil traders, in its negotiations to restructure some $3.85 billion of debt it owes to 23 creditors, which are being…

AZB, Davis Polk, SAM, Hogan Lovells advise on $5.7 bln Facebook-Jio deal

BY Aparna Sai |

Hogan Lovells and Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas have advised social media giant Facebook on its $5.7 billion purchase of a 9.9 percent stake in Jio Platforms, the digital arm of India’s Reliance…

CC, BKL advise on $630 mln Cambodia-Korea microfinance deal

BY Aparna Sai |

Clifford Chance and R&T Sok & Heng Law Office have advised an investor consortium on the $630 million sale of a 70 percent stake in Cambodian microfinance company PRASAC to Korea’s Kookmin…

CC, Skadden, Kirkland act on AMTD’s secondary listing on SGX

BY Aparna Sai |

Clifford Chance, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom and Justin Chow & Co. Solicitors have advised New York-listed Hong Kong investment firm AMTD on its secondary listing on the Singapore…

A&G, CC on United Hampshire U.S. REIT’s $394 mln SGX IPO

BY Aparna Sai |

Allen & Gledhill has advised on the United Hampshire U.S. REIT’s $394.6 million initial public offering (IPO), with Clifford Chance representing the sponsors and investors.

Yulchon, Debevoise, Kim & Chang act on Prudential Financial’s $1.89 bln sale of Korea unit

BY Aparna Sai |

Yulchon and Debevoise & Plimpton have advised U.S. insurer Prudential Financial on the 2.3-trillion-won ($1.89 billion) sale of its Korean unit to Korea’s KB Financial Group, which was…

CAM, Trilegal act on $1.5bln stake purchase in Indian power plants

BY Aparna Sai |

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas has advised NTPC, India’s largest power generating utility, on a 115-billion-rupee ($1.5 billion) acquisition of a stake in THDC India Limited (THDCIL) and North Eastern…