July 2014
The Firm advises CTC SAL (the exclusive agent of Samsung electrical home appliances and electronics in Lebanon) on a multimillion securitization structure of its trade receivables. Bemo Securitisation SAL (BSEC) in cooperation with FFA Private Bank as co-arranger. The transaction is established under Lebanese Law 705/2005 and has been authorized by the Capital Markets Authority. It was offered to the public and subscribed to by local investors. more
May 2014
The Firm acts as a lead counsel to Africell Group in its contemplated acquisition of Orange Uganda, the third telecoms operator in Uganda. The transaction is subject to approval from the relevant authorities. more
February 2014
The Firm advises a consortium comprising a Danish power plant specialist BWSC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsui Engineering and Shipbuilding Co-Ltd - Japan and the German world market leader for large diesel engines MAN Diesel and Turbo SE. on the multi-million project for the installation of medium speed reciprocating engines of the existing thermal plants in Zouk and Jiyeh owned by Electricity of Lebanon. BWSC was selected to carry out the EPC contracts entered into with the Lebanese Ministry of Energy and Water (MoEW). more
January 2014
The Firm advises M1 investment group on the acquisition of an equity stake in the capital of GLB INVEST Offshore Sal, a company which owns a major alfalfa agricultural project in Sudan. more
December 2013
The Firm acts as lead counsel to a major mobile telephony operator in the Republic of Sierra Leone in the sale of 51% of its equity to BLESSBURY VENTURES LIMITED. more

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