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October 21, 2021

Shearman & Sterling Earns High Rankings in Chambers UK 2022

Shearman & Sterling continues to garner recognition in the 2022 edition of Chambers UK receiving 37 rankings in the new edition, including 13 practice and 24 individual rankings. Of those, eight were in Band 2 or above.

October 21, 2021

Enefit Green €175 Million IPO

Shearman & Sterling advised Citigroup, Nordea and Swedbank as joint global coordinators and joint bookrunners in connection with the €175 million Rule 144A / Regulation S initial public offering and listing on Nasdaq Tallinn of Enefit Green AS, the renewables subsidiary of Estonian state-owned energy company Eesti Energia AS. The IPO consisted of a primary offering of shares by Enefit Green and the sale of a minority stake by Eesti Energia which will continue to remain a significant shareholder post IPO. It is one of the largest IPOs in the Baltics in the recent years.

October 20, 2021

Guangdong – Hong Kong Greater Bay Area Holdings Limited's $277 Million Exchange Offer and Concurrent New Money Offering

Shearman & Sterling represented Haitong International, Guotai Junan International and Potomac Capital Limited as the dealer managers in connection with the exchange offer by Guangdong – Hong Kong Greater Bay Area Holdings Limited of any and all of its outstanding 14% senior notes due 2021 for 13.85% senior notes due 2023. In connection with the exchange offer, the company issued $235.72 million 13.85% senior notes due 2023.

October 20, 2021

Prenetics’ Business Combination with Artisan Acquisition Corp.

Shearman & Sterling is representing UBS Securities LLC, Citigroup Global Markets Inc., Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC and China International Capital Corporation Hong Kong Securities Limited, who are acting as placement agents on the PIPE in connection with Prenetics Group Limited (Prenetics)’s business combination with Artisan Acquisition Corp. (Artisan). Prenetics, a global leader in genomic and diagnostic testing, has entered into a definitive merger agreement with Artisan, a publicly listed special purpose acquisition company privately founded by cultural entrepreneur Adrian Cheng, in a transaction valuing Prenetics at an enterprise value of $1.25 billion with a combined equity value of approximately $1.7 billion.

October 15, 2021

Shearman & Sterling Partners Denise M. Grant and Grissel Mercado Named to Latinvex Top 100 Female Lawyers List

Two Shearman & Sterling partners, Denise M. Grant (New York-Project Development and Finance) and Grissel Mercado (New York-Capital Markets), have been named to Latin America’s Top 100 Female Lawyers list by Latinvex. This is the third consecutive year that Denise was recognized on the list.

October 15, 2021

Shearman & Sterling Receives the Innovation Award at The New York Legal Awards

On October 13, 2021, Shearman & Sterling was awarded The New York Law Journal’s Innovation Award at the annual New York Legal Awards, held at the Marriott Marquis in New York City.

Upcoming Events

October 29, 2021

Shearman Women Webinar: Creating A New Lens on Infrastructure to Advance Economic Progress

Shearman & Sterling is pleased to host the “Creating A New Lens on Infrastructure to Advance Economic Progress – Especially for Women” webinar on October 29 at 12 pm ET.

December 07 - 08, 2021

Connecting Green Hydrogen APAC 2021

Shearman & Sterling is delighted to sponsor Connecting Green Hydrogen Asia-Pacific 2021, which will provide a platform for more than 600 regional thought leaders in both public and private sectors to collaborate on critical issues and opportunities in harnessing hydrogen for future.

January 27, 2022

Rice Alliance for Technology and Entrepreneurship 19th Annual Energy Technology Venture Forum

Shearman & Sterling is a proud underwriter of the Rice Alliance for Technology and Entrepreneurship’s 19th Annual Energy Technology Venture Forum, the premier energy tech venture capital conference being held in Houston, Texas on January 27, 2022.