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HWB advises China Huarong Overseas Investment Holdings Co., Limited
Submitted by // C Yu, Partner; A Yung, Partner
29 December 2017


Howse Williams Bowers ("HWB"), a leading Hong Kong independent law firm, advised China Huarong Overseas Investment Holdings Co., Limited ("China Huarong") as lender on the financing to Sansheng Hongye (Hong Kong) Limited, the offeror of the mandatory unconditional cash offers for all the issued shares and outstanding options of Henry Group Holdings Limited (Stock Code: 859), whose shares are limited on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, as the Hong Kong legal counsel. The amount of facility to be provided by China Huarong is HK$780 million.

China Huarong is a subsidiary of China Huarong Asset Management Co., Ltd., a company listed on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (Stock Code: 2799).

The HWB team was led by partners, Christopher Yu and Antony Yung. The team had lead responsibility on legal documentation, providing advice on corporate and regulatory issues and undertaking general transaction management. 

HWB is pleased to be able to offer its clients one-stop capabilities in on advising on different aspects of Hong Kong Takeovers Code matters. The same HWB team has recently completed another Hong Kong Takeovers Code matter representing Bliss Chance Global Limited, a consortium bidding vehicle established by private equity firm Bison Capital and China Huarong Asset Management Co., Ltd, in the successful mandatory unconditional cash takeover RoadShow Holdings Limited.

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