Shearman & Sterling Advises Underwriters On USD1.5bn Guaranteed Notes Offering By China Three Gorges Corporation
Legal News & Analysis - Asia Pacific - China - Capital Markets
3 June, 2016
Shearman & Sterling advised J.P. Morgan, Deutsche Bank, Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, Bank of China, Goldman Sachs, and UBS as initial purchasers on the offering of US$500 million 2.3% Guaranteed Notes due 2021 and US$1 billion 3.15% Guaranteed Notes due 2026 by Three Gorges Finance I (Cayman Islands) Limited, a wholly-owned special purpose vehicle of China Three Gorges Corporation. The Notes are guaranteed by China Three Gorges Corporation and are listed on the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited.
China Three Gorges Corporation is a leading clean energy group in China with a focus on large-scale hydropower development and operations and is the largest hydropower enterprise in the world in terms of installed capacity.
The Shearman & Sterling team was led by partner Alan Yeung (Hong Kong-Capital Markets); with support from counsels Yang Ge (Beijing-Capital Markets) and Eileen O’Pray (Menlo Park-Tax); and associates Xiuqin Cao and William Ji (both Beijing-Capital Markets).