概览

我们的北欧业务组向北欧金融机构和公司就私募配售、债务发行、持续发行、资产担保债券发行等资本市场交易,以及银行、金融、衍生品和其他监管事宜提供法律意见。鉴于本所在美国、欧洲和亚洲各地的公司和交易业务能力,我们能够与各业务组和办事处的同事密切合作,将我们的经验应用于种类广泛的事宜之上。

执业经验

  • Íslandsbanki hf. We have represented Íslandsbanki in connection with establishing and updating their Global Medium Term Note and 144A Medium Term Note programs.
  • Resolution Committee of Glitnir Bank hf. We advised the Resolution Committee of Glitnir Bank hf. in connection with the issuance of compensation instruments coupling equity, debt and contingent debt in an amount aggregating approximately $500 million.
  • Resolution Committee of Landsbanki Islands hf. We advised the Resolution Committee of Landsbanki Islands hf in connection with the issuance of compensation instruments coupling equity, debt and contingent debt in an amount aggregating approximately $3 billion.
  • The Resolution Committee and Winding-up Board of Landsbanki Islands hf. We advised the Resolution Committee and Winding-up Board of Landsbanki Islands hf in relation to a number of matters arising from derivative contracts and other financial contracts entered into by Landsbanki.
  • LBI ehf. We advised LBI ehf., an Icelandic private limited company that is the resolution entity for Landsbanki, the Icelandic bank, as special U.S. counsel in connection with the March 2016 exchange offer under Section 3(a)(10) of the Securities Act of 1933 of the remaining composition claims of LBI ehf.'s unsecured non-priority creditors for a combination of a de minimis amount of cash and equity securities and €2 billion aggregate principal amount of Convertible Bonds due 30 November 2035 of LBI ehf. The exchange offer was part of the composition of LBI ehf. under Icelandic bankruptcy law, which was also the subject of a Chapter 15 bankruptcy proceeding. The exchange offer was the first time that Section 3(a)(10) was successfully applied in the context of a Chapter 15 bankruptcy proceeding. In addition, the exchange offer was the first Section 3(a)(10) exchange offer conducted by a Scandinavian/ Nordic entity and the indenture for the convertible bonds was the first indenture for a Section 3(a)(10) exchange offer qualified under the Trust Indenture Act of 1939 to be governed by the laws of two different jurisdictions (US and UK).
  • Winding Up Board of Landsbanki Islands hf . We acted for the Winding Up Board of Landsbanki Islands hf in connection with the sale by it and Glitnir hf of a 77% stake in Iceland Foods, with an agreed value of the company at £1.55 billion.