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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 / 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

Recent Deals / 31.05.2019

Refinancing of Technopolis

Waselius & Wist advised the mezzanine lender on the Finnish aspects of the refinancing of Technopolis Plc and certain of its group companies in Finland, Norway, Sweden and Lithuania by euro, Norwegian krone and Swedish krona denominated senior secured facilities and mezzanine secured facilities for approximately EUR 930 million in total. Read more

Recent Deals / 03.01.2019

Sale and leaseback of Airbus A350

Waselius & Wist advised BBAM Aircraft Management LP in connection with the sale and leaseback of an Airbus A350 Aircraft between Finnair and Nomura Babcock Brown Co. Ltd. Read more

Recent Deals / 04.12.2018

Advised Santander Consumer Finance Oy in an auto-loan securitization transaction

Waselius & Wist successfully advised Santander Consumer Finance Oy in the 7th securitisation of auto loan hire purchase contracts originated by Santander Consumer Finance Oy. Read more

Recent Deals / 13.06.2018

Acquisition of Solita by Apax

Waselius & Wist represented Apax Partners in the Finnish law aspects of the acquisition of a majority stake in the leading Finnish digital transformation company, Solita, from Vaaka Partners, including the financing arrangements and merger control proceedings relating to the acquisition. Read more

Recent Deals / 28.03.2018

Public takeover bid for Nets A/S

Waselius & Wist represented Hellman & Friedman LLC in the Finnish law aspects of the public takeover bid for Nets A/S and the related financing. Read more

Recent Deals / 20.12.2017

Financing of the acquisition of ADB Safegate by Carlyle

Waselius & Wist represented the Mandated Lead Arrangers and the Lenders in the Finnish law aspects of the financing of the acquisition of ADB Safegate by the Carlyle Group. Read more

Recent Deals / 18.12.2017

Joint venture between Firesteel Resources Inc. and Nordic Mines AB

Waselius & Wist advised Firesteel Resources Inc. (TSX-V: FTR) (“Firesteel”) in entering into a joint venture with Nordic Mines AB, giving Firesteel a controlling stake in Nordic Mines Marknad AB. The joint venture included related financing arrangements where Firesteel received USD 20,6 million in funds under a Prepaid Forward Gold Purchase Agreement with PFL Raahe Holdings LP, an investment vehicle controlled by Pandion Mine Finance, LP. Read more

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