CMS Russia has advised the shareholders of Western Siberian Commercial Bank on the sale of shares representing a total of 71.8% of the bank’s share capital to VTB Bank.
The Russian office of Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner has advised Raven Property Group Limited on a conditional agreement to acquire a completed and fully-let warehouse of 64,375 square meters and 21.5 hectares of adjacent land in Nizhny Novgorod for RUB 2.8 billion from a fund managed by Amstar. The acquisition remains subject to the satisfaction of certain escrow arrangements.
Orrick has advised the Russian Copper Company on its USD 200 million acquisition of the Malmyzh copper-gold porphyry field in the Russian Far East designated as of “federal importance" from Khabarovsk Minerals LLC. Norton Rose Fulbright reportedly advised the sellers on the deal, which was signed on June 9, 2018, and completed on September 28, 2018.
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (Russia) is representing Russian hydroelectricity company RusHydro in an international arbitration brought against the Kyrgyz Republic over the termination of the intergovernmental agreement dated September 20, 2012 for construction and operation of the Upper-Naryn hydroelectric power plants.