Wilson Sonsini, Davis Polk, Fangda, Jingtian on $470 mln WuXi XDC Hong Kong IPO
PRC law firm Fangda Partners and U.S. law firm Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati have advised Chinese medical research group WuXi XDC on its $470 million Hong Kong IPO, the third-largest new share sale in the city in 2023. Davis Polk & Wardwell and Jingtian & Gongcheng acted for the underwriters.
N&A, STB, AMT, Davis Polk advise on $750 mln Kokusai Electric IPO
Law firm Nishimura & Asahi has advised Japanese chip tool-maker Kokusai Electric on its proposed $750 million initial public offering on the Tokyo Stock Exchange. U.S. law firm Simpson Thacher & Bartlett is advising Kokusai’s majority stakeholder KKR, which will be provided a partial exit.
MHM, Davis Polk, AMT act on $6.4 bln Japan chip materials deal
Mori Hamada & Matsumoto and Davis Polk & Wardwell have advised government-backed fund Japan Investment Corp on its 909.3 billion yen ($6.4 billion) acquisition of semiconductor materials maker JSR, which was represented by Anderson Mori & Tomotsune.
Davis Polk, Cleary lead on HK’s biggest IPO this year
Davis Polk & Wardwell and King & Wood Mallesons are advising Chinese liquor company ZJLD Group on its planned $812 million IPO on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong, with Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton and Haiwen & Partners acting for the underwriters.
Freshfields, Davis Polk lead on KE’s HKSE ‘listing by introduction’
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom and Han Kun Law Offices have advised Chinese property platform KE Holdings on its listing on the Hong Kong stock exchange, with Davis Polk & Wardwell and Jingtian & Gongcheng counselling the joint sponsors.
Skadden leads on Chinese music platform’s $421 mln HK IPO
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom and Zhong Lun Law Firm have advised Chinese music platform Cloud Village on its $421 million initial public offering on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, with JunHe counselling the joint sponsors and underwriters.