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Seven & i Holdings' $600 Million Senior Notes OfferingSimpson Thacher recently represented Seven & i Holdings Co., Ltd. in connection with a Rule 144A/Regulation S offering of $600 million aggregate principal amount of 3.35% Senior Notes due 2021.
Brunswick's $175 Million Senior Notes OfferingSimpson Thacher represented the underwriters, led by Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated and Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, in connection with an offering by Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC), of $175 million aggregate principal amount of 6.5% Senior Notes due 2048.
Masonite's $300 Million Senior Notes OfferingSimpson Thacher recently represented Masonite International Corporation (“Masonite”) in connection with its offering of $300 million aggregate principal amount of 5.75% Senior Notes due 2026 in a transaction exempt from registration under Rule 144A and Regulation S.
GS Finance II Limited's $90 Million Cash Tender OfferSimpson Thacher represented Itau BBA USA Securities, Inc. and Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated, as dealer managers, in connection with a cash tender offer by GS Finance II Limited, a wholly owned finance subsidiary of General Shopping e Outlets do Brasil S.A. (“General Shopping”), to purchase for cash up to US$90 million in aggregate principal amount of its outstanding 10% Perpetual Notes.
First Data $1.71 Billion Secondary OfferingDavis Polk advised the joint book-running managers and representatives of the underwriters in connection with the $1.71 billion secondary offering of 73,600,000 shares of Class A common stock of First Data Corporation by New Omaha Holdings, L.P., a holding vehicle for KKR and certain other investors in First Data.
Frontline's $100 Million At-The-Market Equity ProgramSimpson Thacher represented Morgan Stanley in an SEC-registered at-the-market equity program pursuant to which shares of Frontline Ltd.’s (“Frontline”) (NYSE: FRO) common stock, having an aggregate sales price of up to $100 million, may be sold from time to time by Morgan Stanley, as sales agent.
Berkshire Hathaway's $2.35 Billion Debt OfferingSimpson Thacher represented BofA Merrill Lynch, Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC and Wells Fargo Securities in the registered public offering by Berkshire Hathaway Finance Corporation (“BHFC”) of $2.35 billion aggregate principal amount of 4.2% notes guaranteed by Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
Conduent's Tender Offer and Consent SolicitationSimpson Thacher represented Citigroup Global Markets Inc., as the dealer manager, in connection with an offer to purchase and solicitation of consents by Conduent Finance, Inc. and Conduent Business Services, LLC (formerly known as Xerox Business Services, LLC) (together, the "Issuers") for of any and all of their outstanding 10.5% Senior Notes due 2024 (the "Notes").
Shinhan Financial Group's $500 Million Subordinated Notes OfferingSimpson Thacher, acting as sole international counsel, represented Credit Suisse (Hong Kong) Limited, The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited, J.P. Morgan Securities plc, Merrill Lynch International, Mizuho Securities Asia Limited, Shinhan Asia Limited and Shinhan Investment Corp., as dealers, in connection with the establishment of the US$5 billion Global Medium Term Note program of Shinhan Financial Group.
KKR's Acquisition of The Bay Club CompanyBay Club is being advised by Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC as lead financial advisor, North Point Advisors LLC as co-financial advisor, and Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom and Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, LLP as legal advisors. Simpson Thacher & Bartlett is serving as legal advisor to KKR.
KKR's Acquisition of RBmediaGoldman Sachs & Co. LLC is serving as financial advisor to KKR on the transaction, with Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP serving as legal advisor. LionTree is serving as financial advisor to RBmedia on the transaction, with Cooley LLP serving as legal advisor.
Dominican Republic's $1.3 Billion Sovereign Bond OfferingCleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett and Pellerano & Herrera advised on the deal
General Electric's $19.8 Billion Credit FacilitySimpson Thacher represented JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., as administrative agent, and the lenders in connection with General Electric Company’s (NYSE: GE) new $19.8 billion unsecured credit facility.
CBRE's $290 Million Acquisition of FacilitySourceSimpson Thacher represented CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBRE) in connection with its acquisition of FacilitySource, LLC from Warburg Pincus for approximately $290 million in cash.
L3 Technologies' $1.8 Billion Senior Notes Offering and Concurrent Tender OffersSimpson Thacher represented L3 Technologies in connection with its registered public offering of $1.8 billion of Senior Notes, consisting of $800 million of 3.85% Senior Notes due 2023 and $1 billion of 4.4% Senior Notes due 2028.
WeWork’s $702 Million High Yield Notes OfferingSimpson Thacher represented J.P. Morgan Securities LLC and other initial purchasers in connection with a debut high yield notes offering by WeWork Companies Inc. (“WeWork”) of $702 million aggregate principal amount of 7.875% Senior Notes due 2025 pursuant to Rule 144A and Regulation S. The deal closed on April 30, 2018.
Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group acquisition of Barteca Restaurant GroupPiper Jaffray is acting as exclusive financial advisor to Del Frisco's and its Board of Directors and Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP is acting as legal advisor. Kirkland & Ellis LLP is acting as legal advisor to Barteca. Barteca is majority owned by investment funds managed by Rosser Capital Partners and General Atlantic, LLC. JPMorgan Chase and Citizens Financial Group are providing committed financing for the transaction. Paul, Weiss is advising General Atlantic
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