Selected Transactions
By Sector

Selected Transactions

Client

Transaction Description

Value

 

Banking & Finance

 

Arab African International Bank (AAIB)

Syndicated Medium Term Facility agreement of up to EGP 600 Million for Contact Company.

600 Million EGP

Arab African International Bank (AAIB)

Club deal to Bio Generic Pharma Co. to partially finance the investment cost and operation of a plant for the production of biopharmaceutical company.

130 Million EGP

Ahli United Bank

Medium Term Loan Agreement to Saudi Egyptian Touristic Development Co. to finance the existing facilities and the renovations of Hotel “Grand Hyatt” Garden City.

125 Million USD

Banque Misr, NBE, Banque du Cairo & other banks

Syndicated long-term loan facility agreement to El Nahda for Industries S.A.E to partially finance the investment cost of the establishment & operation of a cement company.

1.2 Billion EGP

Commercial International Bank CIB Banque Misr & other banks

Syndicated long-term facility agreement in relation to the EGP 1,068 Billion loan granted to Saudi Bin Ladin Group Co. to finance the expansion of the contract of new Hurghada International Airport.

1.068 Billion EGP

Commercial International Bank (CIB) , Banque Misr & other banks

Representing Lenders in relation to the USD 328 MIO USD for EGYPT HYDROCARBON CORPORATION S.A.E "EHC" to fund part of the investment cost of the construction of an ammonium nitrate plant. In 2011 the “Euromoney” Project Finance Magazine announced this deal to the African Petrochemicals “Deal of the Year for 2010 “.

328 Million USD

Etisalat S.A.E

Syndicated long-term facility agreement to Etisalat (EGP 7.2 Billion) to refinancing existing facilities and funding the borrower’s business and network build-up.

7.2 Billion EGP

HSBC

A bridge Loan Facility agreement to “Al Futtaim Commercial & Administrative Centers Co. to finance part of the investment cost for the establishment of a “Al Futtaim” Mall.

400 Million USD

National Bank of Egypt and Banque Misr

Syndicated Facility Package up to EGP 3 Billion to Majid Al Futtaim Properties Egypt (MAFP – Egypt) for the establishment of Mall of Egypt and the spin-off of the project in a new company.

3 Billion EGP

National Bank of Egypt ( and Banque Misr, Arab African International Bank , CIB & Banque du Caire

Syndicated long-term multi-currency facility agreement between the banks and other participating lenders to Egyptian Chemical Industries Co. S.A.E (KIMA) to partially finance the construction and establishment of a new plant of nitrogen fertilizer (project I) and the rehabilitation of the KIMA's existing plant (project II).

423.2 Million USD

NSGB & NBE Bank

Syndicated Facility Agreement for Egypt Anode Co. S.A.E. to partially finance the construction and ownership of a Plant for the production of carbon anode.

62 Million USD

 

Capital Markets and Mergers & Acquisitions

 

Al-Tawfeek Securitization Company S.A.E

Legal services in relation to (i) registration of the newly issued mortgage backed securities( the securities) by Al Tawfeek securitization company S.A.E (the company) with Misr for Clearing , settlement and central depository ( MCDR) AND(II) the listing of securities on the Egyptian Exchange (EGX) (collectively the Transaction).

120 Million USD

Bechtel Corp.

Legal Services in connection with the contemplated sale of 40% stake in the Power Generation Engineering and Services Co. (PGESCO) the target by a potential purchaser (the transaction).

 

Commercial International Bank

Advising Commercial International Bank on its contemplated sale of CI Capital.

 

Corporate Leasing Co. Egypt

Legal Services in connection with the pooling of debt instruments owned by Corp Lease and transferring them to the Egyptian Securitization Co. in order to release the originator’s 4th issue of lease backed securities.

 

EFG Hermes

Legal Services in respect to Egypt’s EFG Hermes on its USD 250 million asset sale to Qatari Q Invest.

250 Million USD

El Malika Food Industries

Legal Services in respect to the Sale of Founding Partners’ stocks of both companies, the Ferasha Food Industries and El Malika for Food Industries to “Savola” Saudian Food Co.

150 Million USD

HC Securities & Investments

Acquisition of 60% of the share capital of Economic Group Company for Brokerage S.A.E by HC Securities & Investment.

 

MB Engineering

Advising MB Engineering SAE on its initial public offering on the Nile Exchange, and subsequent capital increase.

 

Mercury Caymen Holding

Advising the selling shareholders of Amoun Pharmaceuticals S.A.E on a mandatory tender offer under Chapter XII of the Executive Regulations of the Capital Market Law.

 

Metlife Alico

Advising Metlife Alico in relation to changes in capital structure.

 

Miraco Carrier

Advising Miraco Carrier on profit distribution issues.

 

Momen Group

Legal services in connection with the (I) the repurchase of 4.524% of the total share capital of Mo'men Group (MG) BY Mo'men Family from Asfour crystal FZCO (hereinafter referred to as the " sale of MG shares), (ii) setting up a joint venture between Mo'men group and Al-Atya Trading company in the UAE to carry out the activity of distribution and trading inside the UAE market (hereinafter referred to as the UAE project ) and (iii) the contemplated joint venture (Mo'men Asia) between MG and its current Malaysian franchisee upon terminating the existing franchise agreement (hereinafter referred to as Malaysia project).

 

OCI N.V.

Acting as the Egyptian Legal Advisor for “ OCI N.V” on its USD 9 Billion Exchange offer for “Orascom Construction Industries S.A.E”.

9 Billion USD

Orascom Hotel & Development S.A.E

Legal services in connection with the capital increase of Orascom Development Holding A.G ( the Issuer) by way of the rights issue to existing shareholders( the rights issue) and issuance of new Egyptian depository receipts(EDRS) equivalent to the underlying newly offered shares( Transaction) .

120 Million USD

Piel Color

Advising the majority shareholder of Piel Color on the purchase of the minority stake in the company.

 

Pirelli Group

Advising Pirelli SPA in relation to restructuring its operations in Egypt.

 

Suez Canal Authority

Advising the Suez Canal Authority on the repurchase of concession rights in the Port Said zone.

 

Union Capital

Advising Union Capital on its sale of its shares in Sinai Cement.

 

 

General Trade & Commercial Agencies

 

Egypt Foods

Legal Advice on internal and external legal matters including labor law, contracts with distributors and licenses.

 

Grohe Free Zone

Legal Advice on labor law issues and contracts.

 

Oriental Weavers

Legal Services to Egyptian Propylene & Polypropylene S.A.E (the borrower) in relation to the USD 450,000,000 long term syndicated facility agreement (the ltfa) executed with CIB, National Bank of Egypt, Banque Misr and National Societe Generale Bank and the USD 110,000,000 Syndicated working capital facility agreement to finance the construction of an integrated complex for the production of Propylene & Polypropylene Co.

450 Million USD

Universal Group

Legal Services to the Universal Group in respect to the restructuring of the company.

 

 

Competition Law

 

Cairo Poultry Company

Provide legal services on the study conducted by the Egyptian Competition Authority in the poultry market.

 

Emans Co. for Food Industries

Provide legal services on the study conducted by the Egyptian Competition Authority on natural localities extracted from the maize.

 

Union for Leather Co.

Provide legal services on the study conducted by the Egyptian Competition Authority in the leather market.

 

 

Infrastructure & Energy

 

El Bareeq Hospital

The Firm was representing the investor in the only PPP approved project in the year 2012 to build and operate two hospitals and a blood bank for the University of Alexandria.