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HWB advises on the IPO of Milestone Builder
Submitted by // B Ho, Partner; D Che, Partner
11 April 2017

Howse Williams Bowers ("HWB"), a leading Hong Kong independent law firm, advised Ample Capital Limited, the sole sponsor and Ample Orient Capital Limited, the sole global coordinator and joint bookrunner, as the Hong Kong legal counsel, on the HK$104 million listing of the shares of Milestone Builder Holdings Limited ("Milestone") on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. The shares commenced trading on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on 7 April 2017.

Milestone is a long-established main contractor and subcontractor in Hong Kong that is principally engaged in the provision of building construction services, alteration, addition, fitting-out works and building services and repair and restoration of historic buildings. This is the fifth IPO that HWB has completed in 2017.

The HWB team was led by partners, Brian Ho and Denise Che. The team had lead responsibility on legal documentation, providing advice on corporate and regulatory issues, communicating with the regulators and undertaking general transaction management.

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