Nishimura acts as Sompo invests $500 mln in big data company Palantir

BY Aparna Sai |

Nishimura & Asahi has advised Japanese insurance company Sompo Holdings on its $500 million investment in Silicon Valley data analytics company Palantir Technologies.

Skadden, Kirkland act as two major NY-listed Chinese web companies go private

BY Hu Yangxiaoxiao 胡阳潇潇 |

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom and Han Kun Law Offices have advised Chinese car comparison website Bitauto and classifieds portal 58.com, both previously listed in New York, in going…

Links, DLA, CC advise on Cathay Pacific’s $5 bln bailout

BY Aparna Sai |

Linklaters is advising Cathay Pacific Airways on its HK$39 billion ($5 billion) Hong Kong government-backed recapitalisation plan, aimed at shoring up the city’s flag-carrier at a time when airlines…

Skadden, Zhong Lun, Davis Polk, JunHe on NetEase’s $2.7 bln secondary listing

BY Hu Yangxiaoxiao 胡阳潇潇 |

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher and Zhong Lun Law Firm have advised China internet heavyweight NetEase on its $2.7 billion secondary listing in Hong Kong, with…

Davis Polk, G&R, Freshfields advise on Gojek's investments from Facebook, PayPal

BY Aparna Sai |

Davis Polk & Wardwell and Allen & Overy's Ginting & Reksodiputro are advising Indonesian payment, food delivery and ride-hailing app operator Gojek on investments from Facebook’s…

Davis Polk, AZB represent India’s Jio Platforms in stake sales to Abu Dhabi

BY Aparna Sai |

AZB & Partners has advised  Jio Platforms, the digital arm of India’s Reliance Industries on the sale of two more stakes – to Abu Dhabi state fund Mubadala Investment, and to the Abu Dhabi…

AZB, SAM continue to act as Jio sheds further stakes

BY Aparna Sai |

AZB & Partners has advised India’s Jio Platforms on its $1.5 billion sale of shares to global investment firm KKR, which was represented by Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas and Simpson Thacher &…

Latham, Mishcon act on $2 bln Indonesia coal gasification project

BY Aparna Sai |

Latham & Watkins has advised U.S. industrial gases provider Air Products on its agreement to build $2 billion methanol production facility in East Kalimantan along with Bakrie Capital Indonesia…

Jio stake sales continue; AZB, SAM again involved

BY Aparna Sai |

AZB & Partners and Davis Polk & Wardwell have advised Reliance Industries’ Jio Platforms on its$870 million sale of a 1.34 percent stake to U.S.

AZB, SAM feature again as India’s Jio Platforms offloads another stake

BY Aparna Sai |

AZB & Partners has advised Reliance Industries’ Jio Platforms on its $1.5 billion sale of a 2.32 percent stake to investment management company Vista Equity Partners, which was represented by…