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Recent Deals / 26.08.2020

Sale and leaseback of Airbus A350 Aircraft

Waselius & Wist advised Nomura, Babcock & Brown as purchaser and lessor and BBAM Aircraft Management as arranger in the Finnish law aspects of the sale and leaseback of an Airbus A350 Aircraft with Finnair. Read more

Recent Deals / 28.05.2020

Venator issues USD 225 million Senior Secured Notes

Waselius & Wist represented the joint book-running managers and initial purchasers in the Finnish law aspects of offering of USD 225 million senior secured notes by Venator and related existing financing arrangements. The net proceeds from the offering are intended to be used to repay borrowings under the ABL facilities and for general corporate purposes. Read more

Recent Deals / 07.05.2020

Refinancing of Loimua

Waselius & Wist represented certain financial institutions in the Finnish law aspects of the refinancing of Loimua Oy (formerly known as Elenia Heat) with bank facilities and private placement debt, resulting in the establishment of a long-term, sustainable common terms platform with seven-year bank debt, as well as 10, 12 and 14-year private placement tranches, alongside a revolving capex facility, and a general corporate purposes revolving credit facility. Read more

Recent Deals / 22.04.2020

Advised Winance in connection with a convertible note facility to Valoe Corporation

Waselius & Wist advised Winance as the lender in a Finnish law governed convertible note facility to a Finnish listed company, Valoe Corporation (Nasdaq: VALOE). Valoe Corporation is a Finnish technology company specialising in clean energy, especially photovoltaic solutions. Read more

Recent Deals / 06.02.2020

Advised Winance in connection with a bridge loan to Valoe Corporation

Waselius & Wist advised Winance as the lender in a Finnish law governed bridge loan to a Finnish listed company, Valoe Corporation (Nasdaq: VALOE). Valoe Corporation is a Finnish technology company specialising in clean energy, especially photovoltaic solutions. Read more

Recent Deals / 15.01.2020

Financing of AXA’s real estate portfolios

Waselius & Wist represented two funds managed by AXA Investment Managers – Real Assets as borrowers in the senior bank financing of AXA’s Finnish (i) residential property portfolio and (ii) care property portfolio, comprising in aggregate of 26 assets. Read more

Recent Deals / 07.11.2019

Purchase of three Embraer E190 aircraft

Waselius & Wist acted as Finnish transaction counsel in connection with the purchase of three Embraer E190 aircraft by TrueNoord and the related lease novation and financing arrangements and registrations. Read more

Recent Deals / 17.10.2019

Lease of aircraft engines

Waselius & Wist advised the Lessor in connection with the lease of two General Electric CF6 model high-bypass turbofan engines to a Finnish airline. Read more

Recent Deals / 07.10.2019

Refinancing of CABB Chemicals with EUR 640 million Senior Secured and Unsecured Notes offering

Waselius & Wist represented the Issuers, Monitchem Holdco 2 S.A. and Monitchem Holdco 3 S.A., in the Finnish law aspects of the issuance of EUR 490 million senior secured notes and EUR 150 million senior unsecured notes and super senior revolving credit facility. Read more

Recent Deals / 23.07.2019

Financing of the acquisition of Elenia Heat

Waselius & Wist represented the Mandated Lead Arrangers in the Finnish law aspects of the financing of the acquisition of Elenia Lämpö Oy by a consortium formed by Aberdeen Standard Investments, DIF and Local Pensions Partnership Investments Ltd, LPPI. Read more

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