White & Case lawyers in Poland and Slovakia participated in the firm's provision of advice to Banca Farmafactoring on its initial public offering on the Milan Stock Exchange, in which approximately 30% of the company's ordinary shares were sold for a total amount of approximately EUR 250 million.
Deutsche Bank AG, London Branch, Mediobanca - Banca di Credito Finanziario S.p.A. and Morgan Stanley & Co International plc acted as Joint Global Coordinators and Joint Bookrunners. BNP Paribas, Jefferies International Limited and UniCredit Bank AG, Milan Branch acted as Joint Bookrunners.
Banca Farmafactoring specializes in the management, sale ,and non-recourse factoring of receivables owed to suppliers mainly by national healthcare service entities and other Italian public sector organizations.
The White & Case team advising on the transaction was led by London/Milan based Partners Michael Immordino and Milan-based Partner Ferigo Foscari, and included Warsaw-based Partners Marcin Studniarek and Madrid-based Partner Yoko Takagi, Bratislava Local Partner Juraj Fuska, Warsaw Counsel Bartosz Smardzewski. It also included Milan-based Associates Robert Becker and Martina Ferraro, Warsaw-based Associates Monika Duzynska and Klaudia Malczewska, Madrid-based Associates Laura Gonzalez and Pedro Hendel, Bratislava-based Associate Radoslav Palka, and Milan-based Lawyer Charles English.