Paul Hastings Advises on High-Yield Bond for Petra Diamonds

May 13, 2015

London - Paul Hastings LLP, a leading global firm, has announced that it advised Petra Diamonds on a $300 million high-yield bond offer, which closed today. Petra Diamonds is a rough diamond producer quoted with a premium listing on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 250.
The Paul Hastings team was led by London partner

 with associates ,  and  on the capital markets aspects, partner  on the banking aspects, and partner  and associate  on the tax aspects.

“We are very happy to have advised on this transaction for a high-profile issuer on its debut bond issuance," said Mr. Schwartz. "The innovative nature of the transaction – one of the few silent-second lien debt issuances and one of the only high-yield bond issuances in the EMEA natural resources sector this year – demonstrates our continued strength and expertise in natural resources high yield.” 

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