Debt capital markets

Investment-grade bonds and MTNs

European manufacturing company

Advising the lead managers on the issue of €1,000,000,000 2.375% notes due 2024 for a European manufacturing company (Euronext listing).

French leasing company “Green” Bonds

Advising a leasing company on their €500,000,000 Senior Unsecured 0.375% “Green” Bonds due 2023 (Luxembourg listing).

Luxembourg retail company

Advising the underwriters on the issue of €500 million 4.75% bonds due 2019 (Luxembourg listing).

International food company

Advising the lead managers on the dual tranche bond issuances of €1,100,000,000 in total for a food company (Euronext listing).

French bank

Advising a French bank as issuer on its €45 billion medium term notes and other debt instruments program (Luxembourg listing).

Netherlands servicing company

Advising the underwriters on an issue of 1.50% notes for a Netherlands servicing company (Luxembourg listing).

Luxembourg manufacturing company

Advising the issuer on two Luxembourg-listed bond issues by a Luxembourg-based manufacturing company (Luxembourg listing).

State-guaranteed bank

Advising the arranger on the establishment of an EMTN program guaranteed by the states of Luxembourg, France and Belgium 
(Luxembourg listing).

Greek bank 

Advising the lead managers on a €750,000,000 Eurobond issue for a Greek bank (Luxembourg listing).

Cypriot bank

Advising the arranger on a €4,000,000,000 Euro Medium Term Note Program for a Cypriot bank (London listing).

Hybrids and regulatory capital

SCOR SE

Advising SCOR SE as issuer on their US$750,000,000 Perpetual Fixed Rate Resettable Restricted Tier 1 Notes (Luxembourg listing).

French bank

Advising a French bank as issuer on its €1,750 million issue of Undated Deeply Subordinated Resettable Interest Rate Notes 
(Tier 1 Capital) and €1,000 million issue of Subordinated 5.00% Notes due 2024 due (Tier 2 Capital). (Euronext listing).

High yield

Britannia Bulk Plc

Advising on a US$185 million Luxembourg listed high yield bond issue for Britannia Bulk Plc.

Focus Group

Advising in connection with a Reg S/144A high yield bond offering for Focus Group.

Clondalkin Industries

Advising a company in a Reg S/144A high yield note offering of a printing and packaging company for Clondalkin Industries.

Polska Telefonia Cyfrowa Sp. z o.o. (Poland)

Advising the issuer in connection with an offering of high yield bonds for Polska Telefonia.

Private placements

Lavendon Group plc

Advising Lavendon Group as issuer in relation to 3 US private placements with a combined issued note value of €95 million.

European medical company

Advising a US based fund in its investment by way of privately placed secured notes in a European medical company.

French production company

Advising the issuer in a €50 million private placement for a French production company.

Global shipping company

Advising the issuer in a €20 million private placement for a global shipping company.

Project bonds

Sheffield Student Accommodation PFI 

Advising the sponsor, Catalyst Lend Lease, on a £270 million student accommodation project financed through a fully wrapped index linked listed project bond.

Dartford and Gravesham Hospital PFI 

Advising Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust on the refinancing of its £133 million, 423 bed PFI project. This was the first trefinancing by way of a wrapped project bond.

Newham University Hospital PFI 

Advising the Trust on the £50 million project for the design and construction of two major extensions to the hospital with the financing being through a private bond placement arranged by M&G Investment Management Ltd.

Bond restructuring and liability management 

Fairhold

Advising the note trustee on the restructuring of the £413 million Fairhold sheltered housing securitisation.

Railtrack

Advising the trustee of seven bond issues by Railtrack aggregating £2 billion in connection with Railtrack’s transfer of liabilities to Network Rail. 

British Energy 

Advising the bond trustee on the corporate debt restructuring of the British Energy group, advising on the restructuring of three 
Eurobond issues aggregating £400 million. 

Marconi 

Advising the bond trustee on the corporate debt restructuring of the Marconi group, advising on the restructuring of two Eurobond issues aggregating £1.5 billion. 

Hotels portfolio 

Advising the bond trustee on the restructuring of a £525 million securitisation of loans secured on a portfolio of Holiday Inn and 
Crowne Plaza hotels. 

Irish bank 

Advising the bond trustee on a proposed consent solicitation and exchange offer by a major Irish bank in connection with 14 subordinated bond issues.

European retailer

Advising a consortium of banks as dealer managers on an intermediated exchange offer of the French issuer’s outstanding 4.375% notes. 

Supermarket chain

Advising the dealer managers on a three tier exchange and intermediated tender offer for a French retailer.

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