White & Case has advised JSC Siberian Anthracite, a producer and exporter of ultrahigh-grade anthracite, on a pre-export financing of up to USD 570 million from a pool of international and Russian banks.
DThe facility will be used for general corporate needs and to refinance existing loans. The mandated lead arrangers included, among others, ING Bank, Banca Intesa, Credit Suisse AG, and Sberbank of Russia.
White & Case's team included Moscow Partner Maxim Kobzev and London Partner James Hardy, with support from Moscow-based Associates Natalia Tsimbalova and Maria Kulmukhametova.
White & Case did not reply to our inquiry about counsel for the banks.