Ashurst and Sullivan take roles with A&O and Skadden on Vantiv's £9.3bn Worldpay acquisition

Ashurst advises banks as Vantiv and Worldpay boards reach agreement on terms of deal

Ashurst and Sullivan & Cromwell are advising alongside Allen & Overy (A&O) and Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom on the £9.3bn sale of UK payment processor Worldpay to US rival Vantiv.

Ashurst is acting for Morgan Stanley and Credit Suisse International on the deal, which was confirmed yesterday (9 August) after an initial agreement was reached last month.

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