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As a global elite practice, Allen & Overy is at the cutting edge of international legal and commercial insight. Our teams often advise on market developments and “firsts” around the world. We are committed to offering the expertise of our international knowledge platform and impressive global office network to our clients in the Czech market. Below is a selection of recent key deals and cases. J&T
Private Equity Group on the GBP70mn acquisition of a 79.4 % stake in the Pivovary Lobkowicz Group (a Czech brewing group) through a joint venture formed with the China Energy Company (CEFC) and CEO of Pivovary Lobkowicz, Mr Zdeněk Radil. Macquarie, as funder, on the CZK4.07bn refinancing of České Radiokomunikace, a leading Czech broadcast and telco services provider. Czech Export Bank in its EUR4.5mn claim against the Russian MezhtopEnergoBank before the Czech arbitration court in Prague. HB Reavis on their debut standalone unsecured issuance of up to CZK1.25bn Czech domestic bonds guaranteed by its Luxembourg based finance SPV. Aternus and its shareholders, the Walach family, on the termination of their JV agreement with Mid Europa Partners relating to Walmark, and the sale of 50% shareholding in Walmark to Mid Europa Partners. UniCredit Bank Czech Republic and Slovakia on the EGAP-insured CZK2bn financing to Russia's PhosAgro-Cherepovets in order to finance the export of technology for fertiliser production to Russia, supplied by Czech engineering company Chemoproject Nitrogen.
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