CMS and Linklaters have advised Credit Suisse (Hong Kong) as the sole bookrunner in connection with the listing of two convertible bonds of South Korean LG Chem on the Vienna Stock Exchange. Cleary Gottlieb acted as international counsel to LG Chem on the bond offering.
The convertible bonds, with a volume of EUR 315 million and USD 220 million, were placed with institutional investors and listed on the Vienna Stock Exchange's Third Market.
Trading of the convertible bonds of LG Chem Ltd., a subsidiary of the electronics corporation LG Group, was launched on the Vienna Stock Exchange (VSE) on April 16.
The CMS team included Partner Martin Zuffer, Attorney-at-law Philipp Mark, and Associate Luciano Duque-Cordero.
The Linklaters team was led by Singapore-based Partner Hyung Ahn and Seoul-based Counsel Daniel Kwon.
Cleary Gottlieb’s lead partner on the matter was Seoul-based Partner Yong Guk, assisted by Associate Soo-Yeun Lim. London-based Partner Raj Panasar and Associate Matthew Fisher provided English law advice.