Capital Markets & Securities
Our lawyers provide innovative and practical counsel on a wide variety of capital raising and securities law compliance matters. We represent clients ranging from emerging private companies to established public companies. With each, we build long-term relationships, generating efficiencies and helping them realize their business goals.
Paul, Weiss represented Ralph Lauren Corporation, a global leader in the design, marketing and distribution of premium lifestyle products, in its offering of $400 million aggregate principal amount of senior unsecured 3.750% senior notes due 2025.
Paul, Weiss is representing Canadian oil producer Raging River Exploration Inc. in its merger with Baytex Energy Corp., another Canadian oil producer, for a combined enterprise value of approximately $5 billion.
Paul, Weiss advised Canadian Pacific Railway Company in its public offering in the United States of $500 million in aggregate principal amount of 4.000% notes due 2028.
Canadian energy infrastructure company TransCanada PipeLines Limited completed a U.S. public offering of $1 billion aggregate principal amount of 4.250% senior notes due 2028, $500 million aggregate principal amount of 4.750% senior notes due 2038, and $1 billion aggregate principal amount of 4.875% senior notes due 2048.
Paul, Weiss is representing Canadian online gaming company The Stars Group Inc. in its $4.7 billion cash-and-stock acquisition of U.K.-based gambling company Sky Betting & Gaming from CVC Capital Partners and Sky plc.
Paul, Weiss client Nutrien Ltd., formed through the recently completed $40 billion merger of equals of Agrium Inc. and Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc., completed exchange offers and consent solicitations in respect of sixteen series of outstanding notes and debentures of Agrium and Potash in the aggregate principal amount of approximately $8 billion.
Aurum Group, an Apollo Portfolio Company Based in the UK, Completes Refinancing, Issues First High-Yield Bond
Aurum Group, an Apollo-owned retailer of luxury watches and jewelry, raised £265 million from a first-ever issuance of senior secured notes due 2023, with a portion of the proceeds used to refinance its existing term loan.
Paul, Weiss is representing Gamut Capital LP in its strategic investment in International Automotive Components Group S.A. (IAC).
Paul, Weiss represented South African media group Naspers in its disposal and placing of approximately 2 percent of the issued share capital of Chinese internet giant Tencent.