Sayenko Kharenko has advised J.P. Morgan on the purchase of the USD 329 million Eurobond tap issue by Ukraine. Avellum advised Ukraine’s Ministry of Finance.
According to Sayenko Kharenko, “the proceeds of the transaction were used to settle an open-market repurchase of Ukraine’s GDP-linked securities which was announced earlier in August. As a result, Ukraine successfully completed its first ever liability management exercise involving government derivatives as envisaged by the state debt management strategy.”
Sayenko Kharenko’s team included Partners Igor Lozenko and Nazar Chernyavsky and Associates Oles Trachuk and Vladyslava Mitsai.
Avellum team consisted of Partner Glib Bondar and Associates Oleg Krainskyi, Mariana Veremchuk, and Mykola Falko.