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Baker & Mckenzie and Norton Rose Fulbright act on £1.35bn Battersea Power Station financing

Baker & Mckenzie and Norton Rose Fulbright scored the advisory mandates on a £1.35bn financing deal for London's iconic Battersea Power Station.

29 Oct 2014 | 12:07 | secure


inner image Macfarlanes, Travers Smith and Latham lead sale of Gorkana to US rival

Macfarlanes, Travers Smith and Latham & Watkins have scooped the lead roles on the sale of media intelligence website Gorkana to the owner of rival PR software provider Cision in a deal valued at up to £200m.

23 Oct 2014 | 11:19 | secure

inner image Clifford Chance and Allen & Overy advise on government's £2.7bn 'bad bank' mortgage sale

Clifford Chance (CC) and Allen & Overy (A&O) have won the leading roles on the UK government’s disposal of £2.7bn of ‘bad bank’ mortgages to a consortium led by JP Morgan.

23 Oct 2014 | 00:23 | secure

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Pinsent Masons and Kennedys scrum down on Wasps' Coventry stadium deal

Pinsent Masons and Kennedys have advised on the sale of Coventry's Ricoh Arena to Wasps in a deal that will see the Premiership rugby club play their home matches 80 miles north of their current ground as of December.

21 Oct 2014 | 00:06 | secure

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Slaughters, Clifford Chance among firms sealing £2.3bn debt restructuring for Punch Taverns

Slaughter and May, Clifford Chance (CC) and Hogan Lovells are among the lead advisers on pubs giant Punch Taverns’ £2.3bn debt refinancing.

15 Oct 2014 | 10:53 | secure

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SullCrom, Freshfields and Cleary called up for €1bn Euro Disney bailout

Sullivan & Cromwell, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton have landed key roles advising on the €1bn (£790m) emergency rescue package for Euro Disney.

15 Oct 2014 | 00:10 | secure

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Freshfields set to lead on UK government sale of Eurostar stake as bidding begins

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer is advising the UK government on the sale of its 40% stake in high-speed train operator Eurostar.

14 Oct 2014 | 10:11 | secure

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Hogan Lovells, Latham, Morgan Lewis snare starring roles on film studio deal

Hogan Lovells, Latham & Watkins and Morgan Lewis & Bockius have advised on the creation of a $1bn (£623m) Hollywood studio to be run by the former head of Warner Brothers Motion Picture Group, Jeff Robinov.

13 Oct 2014 | 00:05 | secure

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Two Birds flown in as Virgin's Dreamliners prepare for takeoff

Bird & Bird, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Dentons have all won roles on Virgin Atlantic's sale and leaseback of 11 new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft, valued at over $100m (£62m) each.

09 Oct 2014 | 00:05 | secure

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Linklaters and Freshfields top tables for UK and Europe M&A as total deal value soars

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Linklaters have topped the UK and European M&A rankings by deal volume and value for the first three quarters of 2014.

08 Oct 2014 | 00:26 | secure

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Hogan Lovells and US pair act on Lenovo's $2.1bn IBM server acquisition

Hogan Lovells, Cravath Swaine & Moore and Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton have taken lead roles IBM's sale of its x86 server to Lenovo for $2.1bn (£1.3bn).

03 Oct 2014 | 11:16 | secure

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A&O takes lead as Virgin Money looks to cash in with IPO

Allen & Overy is advising Virgin Money as it plans to float shares on the London Stock Exchange in a listing that will value the challenger bank at up to £2bn.

02 Oct 2014 | 14:54 | secure

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Wachtell advises eBay as e-commerce giant spins off PayPal business

Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz is advising eBay on plans to spin off its payments system PayPal into its own independent, publicly traded company.

02 Oct 2014 | 00:03 | secure

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Skadden, A&O, Sidley and Hengeler grab roles on $17bn Merck acquisition

Skadden, Allen & Overy and Sidley Austin are among the firms acting on German pharmaceutical company Merck's $17bn (£10.5bn) acquisition of US laboratory supplies business Sigma-Aldrich.

29 Sep 2014 | 13:15 | secure

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Boies Schiller leads as former AIG CEO Greenberg sues US government over financial crisis bailout

Elite US litigation firm Boies Schiller is representing former AIG chief executive Hank Greenberg as he prepares to sue the US government over the terms of the insurer's financial crisis bailout.

29 Sep 2014 | 12:35 | secure