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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

Recent Deals / 13.10.2017

Financing of Ovako

Waselius & Wist represented Ovako AB (publ), a Triton portfolio company, as the issuer in the Finnish law aspects of the issuance of EUR 310 million Senior Secured Notes due 2022 and the related financing arrangements. Read more

Recent Deals / 12.09.2017

Financing of My Lender

Waselius & Wist advised Goldman Sachs International as the arranger in connection with the EUR 50 million facility agreement for My Lender Oy. Read more

Recent Deals / 09.08.2017

Financing of Venator

Waselius & Wist represented the joint book-running managers and co-manager as well as certain financial institutions as lenders in the Finnish law aspects of offering of USD 375 million senior notes by Venator and related financing arrangements consisting of senior secured term loan facilities of USD 375 million and revolving ABL facilities of USD 300 million. Read more

Recent Deals / 03.05.2017

Offering of EUR 2 billion guaranteed notes by Wereldhave

Waselius & Wist advised J.P. Morgan Securities plc as the Arranger and the Dealers in the Finnish law aspects of the establishment of a EUR 2,000,000,000 Guaranteed Euro Medium Term Note Programme by Wereldhave N.V.. Read more

Recent Deals / 21.04.2017

Refinancing of Nomad Foods by Offering of Senior Secured Notes and Senior Credit Facilities

Waselius & Wist advised the initial purchasers on the Finnish aspects of the issuance of EUR 400 million 3.250% senior notes due by 2024 by Nomad Foods Limited (NYSE: NOMD). Waselius & Wist also advised the arrangers on the Finnish aspects of the refinancing of Nomad Foods’ senior credit facilities with EUR 500 million and USD 610 million senior term loans. Read more

Recent Deals / 11.01.2017

Delivery security arrangements for Gardner Denver

Waselius & Wist represented Gardner Denver in delivery security arrangements between Gardner Denver Oy, certain customers and a Finnish listed casting solutions provider. Read more

Recent Deals / 14.10.2016

Financing of the acquisition by Triton of Fläkt Woods

Waselius & Wist represented Deutsche Bank AG, London Branch, RBC Capital Markets, UniCredit Bank AG, Barclays PLC and Jefferies Finance LLC as mandated lead arrangers in the Finnish law aspects of the financing of the acquisition of Fläkt Woods Group by Triton funds. Read more

Recent Deals / 23.06.2016

Finnair Revolving Credit Facility

Waselius & Wist advised Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB (publ), Danske Bank, Nordea Bank, OP Corporate Bank and Swedbank AB (publ) in the Finnish law aspects of the refinancing of Finnair Plc’s revolving credit facility with a EUR 175 million syndicated revolving credit facility. Read more

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