Hogan Lovells advised the arrangers and joint lead managers of BNP Paribas, London Branch and UniCredit Bank AG, London Branch, on the securitization of a portfolio of consumer loans receivables worth PLN 2.3 billion, originated by Bank BGZ BNP Paribas S.A.
KKLW, working with the Jerzykowski i Wspolnicy law firm, represented a consortium of Porr and Gulemark oraz Energopol-Szczecin S.A. in a tender for the construction of a tunnel connecting two islands, Uznam and Wolin, in northwestern Poland. The value of the contract is approximately PLN 800 million (EUR 190 million).
Allen & Overy Warsaw has advised Banco Santander and its Polish subsidiary Bank Zachodni WBK S.A. on the EUR 305 million acquisition of Deutsche Bank Polska’s retail and private banking businesses, excluding its foreign currency mortgage portfolio and including the shares of DB Securities, S.A. (Poland). Greenberg Traurig reportedly advised Deutsche Bank AG on the deal.
SPCG has advised Dyskret Polska group on the sale of the Vinci Office Center in Krakow to Benson Elliot — one of five Polish office buildings Benson Elliot acquired on behalf of its pan-European fund for a total of EUR 100 million. Benson Elliot was advised by Hogan Lovells on all five acquisitions, with the real estate team advising Benson Elliot on the Vinci transaction — the last of the five — moving to Greenberg Traurig in September 2017, though Hogan Lovells continued advising Benson Elliot on Banking/Finance aspects and Tax matters on that, as on all five acquisitions.