Year 2019
January 2019

Deal list

Here is a non-exhaustive list of the transactions our Directors have been involved in:

  • Advised Mitsui & Co., Ltd, one of Japan’s largest sogo shosha ,on its joint venture with the Ascendas-Singbridge group in relation to the S$1 billion redevelopment of a tower in Singapore’s Central Business District
  • Advised Mitsui & Co., Ltd in its joint venture with the Ascendas Group for the development of Fusionopolis Galaxis in Singapore, a project then valued at S$370 million
  • Advised JUMBO Group Limited in its listing & IPO on the SGX-ST Catalist board. With a market capitalisation of S$160.8 million at listing, JUMBO’s IPO was at that point the largest IPO of the year
  • Advised Sheng Siong Group Ltd., one of Singapore’s largest grocery retailers, on its listing and IPO on the SGX-ST Mainboard. This deal was named “Best Small Cap Equity Deal” by Finance Asia
  • Advised SGX Mainboard-listed Matex International Limited in its proposed acquisition of Blackgold Holdings Hongkong LImited, which was conditional upon, inter alia, Blackgold being worth not less than S$500 million
  • Advised SGX Mainboard-listed Hotel Properties Limited in its joint venture to develop Campden Hill in London, United Kingdom, a project then valued at £550 million
  • Advised SGX Mainboard-listed Hotel Properties Limited in its joint venture to develop Paddington in London, United Kingdom, a project acquired for £111 million
  • Advised SGX Mainboard-listed Hotel Properties Limited in its joint venture to develop Bankside Quarter in London, United Kingdom, a project acquired for £308 million
  • Advised SGX Mainboard-listed Hotel Properties Limited in its joint venture to develop Old Burlington in London, United Kingdom, a project acquired for £85million
  • Advised SGX Catalist-listed AsiaPhos Limited in its acquisition of 100% of LY Resources for S$36.8 million via a combination of conditional option & convertible loan notes, with financing via the issue of redeemable preference shares
  • Advised the Goodrich Global group in relation to its investment by Temasek-linked Dymon Asia Private Equity, in a deal that valued Goodrich at over S$45 million
  • Advised SGX-listed Youyue International Ltd in the mandatory general offer made by City Green Build Technology Pte Ltd
  • Advised AsiaPhos Limited in its listing & IPO on the SGX Catalist board, a deal that was particularly notable for renowned investor Jim Rogers’ involvement as a key investor
  • Advised SGX Mainboard-listed Serial System Ltd in its joint venture with JASDAQ-listed AMSC Co., Ltd for electronics distribution
  • Advised MoneyMax Financial Services Ltd in its listing & IPO on the SGX-ST Catalist board
  • Advised Soo Kee Group Ltd in its listing & IPO on the SGX-ST Catalist board
  • Advised SGX Mainboard–listed Luye Pharma Group in its acquisition of a subsidiary of EDB Investments
  • Advised SGX-listed Teckwah Industrial Corporation Limited in relation to the acquisition of its new corporate headquarters, then estimated to cost S$60 million
  • Advised a SGX Mainboard-listed issuer on its proposed divestment of subsidiaries to the Sinochem Group
  • Advised Old Chang Kee Ltd on its listing and IPO on the SGX-ST Catalist board
  • Advised the Midea Group on its reverse takeover of HKEx-listed Hualing Holdings Limited
  • Advised Blackrock (Singapore) Limited on the issue of secured senior bonds by a Malaysian corporate
  • Advised a consortium of investment banks including Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley in relation to the Hong Kong Stock Exchange’s proposed amendments to the Hong Kong Listing Rules
  • Advised Zhongsheng Group Holdings Limited in its listing and IPO on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, which raised US$544 million
  • Advised Basis Technologies Pte Ltd on its Series A financing round involving Temasek and Sequoia India. (This was one of the very first deals to be based on the model documents released by the Singapore Venture Capital and Private Equity Association, & was successfully completed)
  • Advised the Love, Bonito group on its Series A financing round involving OpenSpace Ventures
  • Advised an Indonesian group on its collaboration  arrangements with SGX Mainboard-listed Olam International Limited
  • Advised SK Jewellery Group on its joint venture arrangements in Thailand
  • Advised SK Jewellery Group on its joint venture arrangements in the People’s Republic of China and Hong Kong SAR
  • Advised the Benjamin Barker Group on its franchising arrangements in Cambodia
  • Advised SGX Mainboard-listed Best World International Ltd on a strategic joint venture
  • Advised SGX Mainboard-listed Kingsmen Creative Ltd on its acquisition of shares in an Indonesian company
  • Advised a founder on the Series B financing round and partial sale of shares
  • Advised a high net worth investor on participation in a Series H financing round involving one of Singapore’s “unicorns”
  • Advised one of Singapore’s well-known startups on the acquisition of a direct competitor
  • Advised a family office on an investment in a media technology start-up
  • Advised a family office on an investment in a property group with assets in Cambodia
  • Advised a Singapore startup on its collaboration arrangement with Google
  • Advised a Singapore-based 3D printing startup on its seed stage financing
  • Advised a Singapore-based digital marketing startup on its seed stage financing
  • Advised Kim Yew Electrical & Sanitary on its acquisition by one of the world’s largest MNCs, Sodexo
  • Advised the Leong Hup International Group on various acquisitions of poultry-related businesses in Singapore
  • Advised The Secret Little Agency, a leading independent creative agency in Singapore, on its global partnership with Mother UK
  • Advised the Skin Inc Global group on various financing arrangements
  • Advised the Adam Khoo Learning Technologies Group on a proposed acquisition
  • Advised the founder of the Goodrich Global group on the buyout by Sangetsu Corporation