Archive | December, 2016

Morgan Lewis Advises Natixis on $300m Pre-Export Finance Facility for CJSC Russian Copper Company

  MOSCOW, LONDON and PARIS, December 20, 2016: Morgan Lewis has advised Natixis on a $300m pre-export finance facility for Russian Copper Company Group (RCC), the third largest Russian copper producer. Natixis was the Co-ordinating Mandated Lead Arranger for the deal which was structured as a five year pre-export finance facility backed by receivables from […]

Morgan Lewis Advises Sumitomo Corporation in Announced Agreement for a Recommended Cash Offer for Fyffes plc

LONDON, December 9, 2016: Morgan Lewis and A&L Goodbody represented Sumitomo Corporation, a leading global trading company, in its agreement announced today for a unanimously recommended cash offer by Sumitomo pursuant to which a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sumitomo will acquire the entire issued and to be issued share capital of Fyffes plc, a leading international […]


DUBAI (December 1, 2016) – Winston & Strawn LLP announced today that Shibeer Ahmed has joined the firm as partner and head of banking and Islamic finance in Dubai. Mr. Ahmed was previously with White & Case, where he served as head of the firm’s GCC Conventional and Islamic Bank Finance Practice. “With the addition […]