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Submitted by // B Ho, Partner; D Che, Partner
24 January 2018

 

Howse Williams Bowers ("HWB"), a leading Hong Kong independent law firm, advised Wah Sun Handbags International Holdings Limited ("Wah Sun Handbags"), as the Hong Kong legal counsel, on its HK$118 million global offering and listing on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

Wah Sun Handbags is one of the leading global non-leather handbag original equipment manufacturers (OEM) and the fifth largest non-leather handbag OEM in Cambodia. The company manufactures and sells handbags to well-known multinational fashion brand names headquartered in the U.S., Canada, Spain, Sweden and Japan. DBS Asia Capital acted as the sole sponsor, sole global coordinator, sole bookrunner and sole lead manager. The shares of Wah Sun Handbags commenced trading on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on 22 January 2018.

The HWB team was led by partners, Brian Ho and Denise Che. The team had lead responsibility for legal documentation, corporate and regulatory issues, communication with the regulators 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 // C C Tan, Partner
19 January 2018

 

Howse Williams Bowers ("HWB"), a leading Hong Kong independent law firm, acted as the legal adviser to the sole sponsor, the joint bookrunners, the joint lead managers and the underwriters in relation to the HK$368 million share offer and listing of Pentamaster International Limited (Stock Code: 1665) on the Main Board of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong. Altus Capital Limited acted as the sole sponsor while Yuanta Securities (Hong Kong) Company Limited and Crosby Securities Limited acted as the joint bookrunners, the joint lead managers and the underwriters. The shares commenced trading on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on 19 January 2018.

Headquartered in Penang, Malaysia, Pentamaster is a leading automation technology and solutions provider to multinational manufacturers mainly in the semiconductor, telecommunications, automative and consumer electronics sectors spanning APAC, North America and Europe. Its broad range of integrated automation products and solutions entails innovating, designing, manufacturing and installing automated equipment and/or automated manufacturing solutions.

The listing of Pentamaster International Limited constitutes a spin-off from Pentamaster Corporation Berhad, which is listed on the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia. Pentamaster Corporation Berhad was named as one of the 200 Asia-Pacific public companies on Forbe's list of Asia's Best Under A Billion 2017.

The HWB team, led by partner Chia Ching Tan, had lead responsibility in the legal documentation, verification, corporate and regulatory issues and 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; 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 // B Ho, Partner; D Che, Partner
16 January 2018

 

Howse Williams Bowers ("HWB"), a leading Hong Kong independent law firm, advised ZACD Group ("ZACD"), as the Hong Kong legal counsel, on its HK$160 million global offering and listing on the Growth Enterprises Market of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. 

ZACD is an asset manager headquartered in Singapore offering integrated solutions across the real estate value chain in Singapore and elsewhere in the Asia-Pacific region. It engages in investment management services, project consultancy and management services, property management and tenancy management services and financial advisory services. China Everbright Capital and Innovax Capital acted as joint sponsors while Zhongtai International Capital acted as financial adviser. The shares commenced trading on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on 16 January 2018.

The HWB team was led by partners, Brian Ho and Denise Che. The team had lead responsibility for legal documentation, corporate and regulatory issues, communication with the regulators and 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; 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
16 January 2018

 

Howse Williams Bowers ("HWB"), a leading Hong Kong independent law firm, advised Star Lavish Limited, an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Huarong Investment Stock Corporation Limited ("Huarong"), as investor on the subscription of bonds, issued by Superactive Group Company Limited (Stock Code: 0176), whose shares are listed on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange ("Superactive"), as the Hong Kong legal counsel. The principal amount of the bonds issued by Superactive is HK$300,000,000. 

Huarong and its subsidiaries are principally engaged in direct investments; financial services and others; and foundation and substructure construction services. Superactive and its subsidiaries are principally engaged in the business of manufacturing of consumer electronic products; money lending business and the provision of regulated financial service activities in Hong Kong and the provision of nursery education service and property development in the People’s Republic of China.

The HWB team was led by partner, Antony Yung and assisted by associate, Sonya Mahbubani and trainee solicitor, Lydia Wong. The team had the lead responsibility on legal documentation, advising 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; 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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