Hogan Lovells Advises on Two Significant Capital Markets Transactions with a Total Value of US$164 million
23 June 2015
HONG KONG June 2015 – Hogan Lovells has successfully advised on two capital markets transactions with a combined value of over US$164 million.
On the first transaction, we advised CLSA Limited on the placing of 302 million new shares of CITIC Dameng Holdings Limited, listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, for approximately US$50.7 million. CITIC Dameng is one of the world’s largest vertically integrated manganese producers, engaging in the production and sales of manganese products at all stages of the production chain.
In addition, the team advised Tongda Group Holdings Limited, also listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, on the issue of US$113.5 million convertible bonds to PA Marco Opportunity VIII Limited. Tongda Group Holdings is a one-stop service provider of consumer electronics casings products.
The team advising on both transactions was led by partner Terence Lau and supported by other members including partners Andy Ferris and Thomas Tarala, senior associate Priscilla Lee, and associates Henrietta Addams Williams, Don Chan and Ryan Spence.