Sayenko Kharenko, Turcan Cazac, Linklaters, and Homburger have advised joint lead managers and bookrunners Citigroup, ING, and Renaissance Capital on the USD 400 million issuance of 8.45% secured notes due 2026 by the Trans-Oil Group of Companies. Gladei & Partners, Baker McKenzie, Arthur Cox, and Harneys Aristodemou Loizides Yiolitis advised the issuer and the guarantors.
According to Sayenko Kharenko, the Trans-Oil Group of Companies is a vertically integrated agro-industrial holding with operating facilities in Moldova, Ukraine, Romania, and Serbia. The new issuance was coupled with a tender offer launched by Trans-Oil in relation to USD 300 million in outstanding secured notes that it had issued in 2019. Sayenko Kharenko also advised on the 2019 issuance (as reported by CEE Legal Matters on July 31, 2019).
Sayenko Kharenko’s team was led by Partner Igor Lozenko and included Senior Associate Anton Kerimov-Varanytskyi, Associates Oles Trachuk and Vladyslava Mitsai, and Junior Associate Oleksandr Motin.
Gladei & Partners' team included Managing Partner Roger Gladei, Senior Associate Dan Nicoara, Associate Vlad Roibu, and Junior Associate Vlad Bercu.
Turcan Cazac's team included Partners Vadim Taigorba, Ana Galus, Iulia Furtuna, and Mariana Stratan, Associates Mihai Gutu and Cristian Papanaga, and Junior Associates Vasile Gavrilita and Catalina Birsanu.