Gide Loyrette Nouel has been selected by the Meridiam and CNP Assurances consortium to advise them on the call for tenders initiated by the Vinci group - the French construction and concessions group - for the sale of Vinci Park, ultimately won by Ardian and Credit Agricole Assurances.
Egorov, Puginsky, Afanasiev & Partners (EPAM) has announced that, on January 1, 2014, Ilya Nikiforov, Managing Partner of the firm's St. Petersburg office, was named Vice-Chair of the ICC Commission on Arbitration and Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR).
King & Wood Mallesons SJ Berwin has advised the Euroventures III private equity fund on the sale of IND Group, a digital banking technology specialist, to Misys. The size of the transaction was not disclosed.
Dentons has advised the electricity and gas provider E.ON Connecting Energies (ECT), a new international unit of E.ON Group, on the acquisition of the Russian Noginsky Teplovoy Center company from AMG Industrial Investment Corporation.
Baker & McKenzie has advised Vneshprombank on its debut Eurobond offering of USD 200 million 9% bonds due in 2016 and a tap offering of USD 25 million. Listed on the Irish Stock Exchange, these Eurobonds will be used to diversify the bank’s funding sources and for general corporate purposes.
The Competition teams of Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev and Partners in Moscow and Kiev have successfully represented Dole Food Company CEO David Murdoch in his request for regulatory approval in those countries for his purchase of the final 60% of the shares in the company.