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Submitted by // C C Tan, Partner
11 January 2019

 

Howse Williams Bowers ("HWB"), a leading Hong Kong independent law firm, has advised A.Plus Group Holdings Limited (Stock Code on GEM: 8251; Stock Code on Main Board: 1841) ("A.Plus") on its transfer of listing from GEM to the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Red Sun Capital Limited acted as the sponsor. The shares commenced trading on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on 11 January 2019.

A.Plus is an established financial printing service provider in Hong Kong. It mainly provides typesetting, design, translation, printing and delivery services in relation to financial reports, announcements, shareholder circular, debt offering circulars, IPO prospectus and fund documents.

HWB is honoured and delighted to be part of another significant milestone for A.Plus. This transfer of listing is the second case to date which has been successfully approved under the streamlined process that requires the appointment of a sponsor. The firm was also previously involved in the listing of A.Plus on GEM in April 2016. The HWB team, led by partner Chia Ching Tan, had lead responsibility in legal documentation, corporate and regulatory issues and general transaction management.


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Howse Williams Bowers is an independent law firm which combines the in-depth experience of its lawyers with a forward thinking approach.

Our key practice areas are corporate/commercial and corporate finance; commercial and maritime dispute resolution; clinical negligence and healthcare; insurance, personal injury and professional indemnity insurance; employment; family and matrimonial; property and building management; intellectual property; banking; financial services/corporate regulatory and compliance.

As an independent law firm we are able to minimise legal and commercial conflicts of interest and act for clients in every industry sector. The partners have spent the majority of their careers in Hong Kong and have a detailed understanding of international business and business in Asia.

Disclaimer: The information contained in this article is intended to be a general guide only and is not intended to provide legal advice.  Please contact pr@hwbhk.com if you have any questions about the article.

 
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Submitted by // A Yung, Partner
04 December 2018

 

Howse Williams Bowers ("HWB"), a leading Hong Kong independent law firm, advised CMBC Capital Finance Limited ("CMBCCF"), a direct wholly-owned subsidiary of CMBC Capital Holdings Limited (Stock Code: 1141) ("CMBC"), as lender in a term loan facility ("New Facility") to refinance an existing acquisition financing also granted by CMBCCF to China New Higher Education Group Limited (Stock Code: 2001) ("CNHEG"). Pursuant to the New Facility, CMBCCF has agreed to make available a term loan facility in the aggregate amount of HK$150,000,000 to CNHEG.

CMBC and its subsidiaries including CMBCCF are principally engaged in securities business, investment and financing, asset management and advisory business. CNHEG is a leading private formal higher education group in China and is principally engaged in higher education in a wide selection of fields in applied sciences.

The HWB team was led by partner, Antony Yung and assisted by associate, Sonya Mahbubani and trainee solicitor, Elizabeth Pong. The team had the lead responsibility on legal documentation, advising on corporate and legal issues and undertaking general transaction management. The team also advised CMBCCF on the original acquisition financing.


About Us

Howse Williams Bowers is an independent law firm which combines the in-depth experience of its lawyers with a forward thinking approach.

Our key practice areas are corporate/commercial and corporate finance; commercial and maritime dispute resolution; clinical negligence and healthcare; insurance, personal injury and professional indemnity insurance; employment; family and matrimonial; property and building management; intellectual property; banking; fraud; financial services/corporate regulatory and compliance.

As an independent law firm we are able to minimise legal and commercial conflicts of interest and act for clients in every industry sector. The partners have spent the majority of their careers in Hong Kong and have a detailed understanding of international business and business in Asia.

Disclaimer: The information contained in this article is intended to be a general guide only and is not intended to provide legal advice.  Please contact pr@hwbhk.com if you have any questions about the article.

 
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Howse Williams Bowers ("HWB"), a leading Hong Kong independent law firm, advised Shanghai Realway Capital Assets Management Co., Ltd. (Stock Code: 1835) ("Realway Capital" or the "Company") as the Hong Kong legal counsel on the approximately HK$191.7 million listing of the shares on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Alliance Capital Partners Limited acted as the sole sponsor while Alliance Capital Partners Limited and Yue Xiu Securities Company Limited acted as the joint global coordinators. The shares commenced trading on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on 13 November 2018.

Realway Capital is the first investment fund manager to obtain approval for the issuance of H-Shares by the China Securities Regulatory Commission of the PRC. Realway Capital is an investment fund managers specialising in the management of real estate investment funds in the PRC and was the 10th largest real estate investment fund manager in China as at 31 December 2017. Realway Capital's funds portfolio covers commercial real estate projects, distressed assets projects and urbanisation and redevelopment projects.

HWB is proud to work with Realway Capital in making today an important milestone for the Company and PRC investment management industry.

The HWB team was led by partner, Christopher Yu. The team had lead responsibility on drafting of listing documents, legal documentation, providing advice on corporate and regulatory issues and undertaking general transaction management.


About Us

Howse Williams Bowers is an independent law firm which combines the in-depth experience of its lawyers with a forward thinking approach.

Our key practice areas are corporate/commercial and corporate finance; commercial and maritime dispute resolution; clinical negligence and healthcare; insurance, personal injury and professional indemnity insurance; employment; family and matrimonial; property and building management; intellectual property; banking; fraud; financial services/corporate regulatory and compliance.

As an independent law firm we are able to minimise legal and commercial conflicts of interest and act for clients in every industry sector. The partners have spent the majority of their careers in Hong Kong and have a detailed understanding of international business and business in Asia.

Disclaimer: The information contained in this article is intended to be a general guide only and is not intended to provide legal advice.  Please contact pr@hwbhk.com if you have any questions about the article.

 
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Howse Williams Bowers ("HWB"), a leading Hong Kong independent law firm, advised Shanghai Realway Capital Assets Management Co., Ltd. (Stock Code: 1835) ("Realway Capital" or the "Company") as the Hong Kong legal counsel on the approximately HK$191.7 million listing of the shares on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Alliance Capital Partners Limited acted as the sole sponsor while Alliance Capital Partners Limited and Yue Xiu Securities Company Limited acted as the joint global coordinators. The shares commenced trading on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on 13 November 2018.

Realway Capital is the first investment fund manager to obtain approval for the issuance of H-Shares by the China Securities Regulatory Commission of the PRC. Realway Capital is an investment fund managers specialising in the management of real estate investment funds in the PRC and was the 10th largest real estate investment fund manager in China as at 31 December 2017. Realway Capital's funds portfolio covers commercial real estate projects, distressed assets projects and urbanisation and redevelopment projects.

HWB is proud to work with Realway Capital in making today an important milestone for the Company and PRC investment management industry.

The HWB team was led by partner, Christopher Yu. The team had lead responsibility on drafting of listing documents, legal documentation, providing advice on corporate and regulatory issues and undertaking general transaction management.


About Us

Howse Williams Bowers is an independent law firm which combines the in-depth experience of its lawyers with a forward thinking approach.

Our key practice areas are corporate/commercial and corporate finance; commercial and maritime dispute resolution; clinical negligence and healthcare; insurance, personal injury and professional indemnity insurance; employment; family and matrimonial; property and building management; intellectual property; banking; fraud; financial services/corporate regulatory and compliance.

As an independent law firm we are able to minimise legal and commercial conflicts of interest and act for clients in every industry sector. The partners have spent the majority of their careers in Hong Kong and have a detailed understanding of international business and business in Asia.

Disclaimer: The information contained in this article is intended to be a general guide only and is not intended to provide legal advice.  Please contact pr@hwbhk.com if you have any questions about the article.

 
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