Shanghai Electric Issues €600 Million Guaranteed Bonds through Twelve Joint Bookrunners

May 29, 2015
Shanghai/Hong Kong/Beijing - Paul Hastings LLP, a leading global law firm, announced today that the firm represented Bank of China Limited, Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited, CCB International Capital Limited, Deutsche Bank AG, London Branch, Morgan Stanley & Co. International plc, ABCI Capital Ltd, BOCI Asia Limited, Haitong International Securities Company Limited, Huatai Financial Holdings (Hong Kong) Limited, Intesa Sanpaolo S.p.A., Hong Kong Branch, J.P. Morgan Securities plc and Société Générale as counsel to the joint bookrunners in the issuance by Shanghai Electric Newage Company Limited of its €600 million 1.125% guaranteed bonds due 2020 guaranteed by Shanghai Electric Group Company Limited (“Shanghai Electric”). The bonds are listed on The Irish Stock Exchange.

Shanghai Electric is one of the PRC’s leading industrial conglomerates engaging in the design, manufacture, sales and servicing of a wide range of products and services, including high efficiency and clean energy equipment, industrial equipment, new energy equipment and modern services. Shanghai Electric is among the top three comprehensive equipment manufacturing enterprises in the PRC and was one of the Fortune Top 500 Chinese Companies as well as the Top 250 International Engineering Contractors worldwide in 2014.

Paul Hastings previously advised the underwriters on the US$500 million guaranteed bonds issued by Shanghai Electric Group Global Investment Limited and guaranteed by Shanghai Electric (Group) Corporation.

The Paul Hastings team was led by corporate partners David Grimm, Jia Yan, David WangDan Ouyang with support from of counsel Tim Sung and associates Yingying Chen and Ella Han.

Paul Hastings is a leading global law firm with a strong presence throughout Asia, Europe, Latin America, and the United States. Through a collaborative approach, entrepreneurial spirit, and commitment to client service, the professionals of Paul Hastings deliver innovative solutions to many of the world’s top financial institutions and Fortune 500 companies.