Overview

Our competence in innovation and solving complex problems is unique in the PRC. Over the last thirty-five years, our deep understanding and application of law have helped set the agenda for change through precedents involving many of the country’s ‘firsts’.

Corporate / Merger & Acquisition
  • Chinese investor's largest cross-border investment project in Turkey, 2019
    Acquisition of the Turkey Istanbul Third Bosphorus Bridge and the Northern Marmara Motorway by Six-Party Consortium including Merchants Expressway
  • The largest outbound investment and merger project by a Chinese company.

    In 2017, ChemChina’s proposed acquisition of Swiss and US-listed Syngenta for $42.6 billion.

  • The first reverse merger case in which a red chip Hong Kong listed public company spins off part of its China business to list on A share market.

    In 2014,Skyworth Digital Holding Ltd, a Hong Kong listed public company, achieved the spin-off and listing of its domestic set-top box business (valued at RMB 3.5 billion) via China Resources Jinhua Co., Ltd. in A share market.

  • The first state-owned red chip company listed in Hong Kong to acquire the controlling interest in an A-share company listed in China by means of a reverse takeover.

    In 2009, Tianjin Port Development Holdings Limited (3382.HK), through its wholly-owned subsidiary Grand Point Investment Limited, acquired 56.81% shares in Tianjin Port Holdings Co., Ltd. (600717.SH) from Tianjin Port (Group) Co., Ltd. for a total consideration of HK$10,961 million

  • The first foreign investors on its acquisition of Chinese company by way of a general offer of all of its outstanding shares and options on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited.

    In 2002, advised SABMiller on Acquisition of Harbin Brewery Group Limited by way of a general offer of all of its outstanding shares and options.

Capital Markets and Securitization
  • The first RMB dim sum bond in Central Asia
    In 2020, China Construction Bank Astana Branch successfully issued 1 billion offshore RMB bonds in the international bond capital market. The first landed in Central Asia was issued in offshore RMB and was jointly traded on the Astana International Exchange and Hong Kong Listed simultaneously.
  • The first Coronavirus Combating Panda Bonds Issued by International Financial Organisations
    Advised New Development Bank on its CNY5 Billion Coronavirus Combating Bonds with a tenor of 3 years, issued in the China Interbank Bond Market on 2 April 2020, for the purpose of granting the Emergency Assistance Program Loan to assist the Chinese government in combating the outbreak of COVID-19.
  • The first financial securities issued by credit enhancement agency, the first open-ended financial securities issued by non-bank financial institution.
    In 2019, China Bond Insurance Corporation("CBIC")issued $1.5 billion open-ended financial securities (phase I).
  • The first case in Chinese capital market in which a red chip architecture company directly issues A stocks and lists in domestic China, 2019
    China Resources Microelectronics Limited

  • The first China Industrial Internet SaaS (Software as a Service) listing, 2019
    Fangduoduo.com listing on Nasdaq

  • First offshore RMB bond listed in Hong Kong and Macau, 2019
    Beijing Infrastructure Investment Co., Ltd. successfully issued 1 billion offshore RMB bonds in the bond markets of Hong Kong and Macau

  • The first domestic rail transit company to optimize financing and supervise corporate bonds, 2019
    Beijing Infrastructure Investment Co., Ltd. 2019 third bond

  • The first international development agency RMB bond that has been registered and successfully issued (since the new rules for Panda bonds were issued in September 2018)
    New Development Bank successfully issues RMB 3 billion in bonds

  • The first issuance of Panda Bonds by an international company in the PRC.
    Daimler AG in 2014.
  • The first issuance of CNY bonds in Hong Kong, London and Taiwan markets.

    The Dim Sum and Island Bonds issued by China Construction Bank Corporation Limited as the first batch of Mainland-background issuers between 2008 and 2013.

  • The first credit risk mitigation agreement (the Chinese equivalent of CDS) and credit risk mitigation warrants in the PRC.

    The CRMA and CRMW issued by China Bond Insurance Co., Ltd. as protection seller in 2009

  • The first state-owned red chip company listed in Hong Kong to acquire the controlling interest in an A-share company listed in China by means of a reverse takeover.
    Tianjin Port Development Holdings Limited (3382.HK), through its wholly-owned subsidiary Grand Point Investment Limited, acquired 56.81% shares in Tianjin Port Holdings Co., Ltd. (600717.SH) from Tianjin Port (Group) Co., Ltd. for a total consideration of HK$10,961 million
  • The first issuance of medium-term notes in the PRC interbank bond market.

    Huadian Group as the first batch of issuers in 2008.

  • The first OTC derivatives master agreement and relevant definitions documents in the PRC.

    As the key drafting member for the NAFMII Master Agreement and its Definitions between 2007 and 2013.

  • The first onshore asset securitisation transaction.

    Securitisation of financial receivables of RMB13.25 billion of China Huarong Asset Management Company.

  • The first offshore securitisation transaction, backed by receivables generated from PRC-based originators’ offshore receivables.

    The 1997 COSCO offshore freight receivables securitisation project.

  • The first and second N-Share offering and listing of PRC-based enterprises on the New York Stock Exchange.

    Brilliance Automotive China Holdings Limited in 1992 and China Yuchai International Limited in 1994.

Project Financing and Others
  • The first leasing of aircraft.

    Southern Airlines of China in 2001.

  • The first power plant with overseas project financing.

    Shandong Rizhao Power Plant in 2000.

  • The first nuclear power plant project.

    Dayawan Nuclear Power Plant in 1987.

  • The first Sino-USA joint venture project.

    Shanxi Pingshuo Coal Mine in 1985.

Dispute Resolution
  • The first maritime case involving the International Convention on Civil Liability for Oil Pollution Damage of 1969.
    "Yian Jiu You 2" ,2000.
  • The first case to apply the Docdex Rules of the International Chamber of Commerce in Paris, France, involving a Chinese bank in relation to a letter of credit dispute.
    The Beijing Commercial Bank L/C case ,1996.
  • The first successful case of recognition and enforcement of a foreign maritime arbitration award.
    The vessel "Garden Gate" ,1993.
  • The first maritime case covering the whole procedure from ship arrest to ship sale.

    The vessel "Lago" ,1985.

  • The first case of a PRC-based party defending a lawsuit in the USA.

    The "Firecracker Case" ,1979.

  • The first arbitration case in Stockholm.
    Representing a joint-venture company based in Guangdong Province before the Arbitration Institute of Stockholm Chamber of Commerce.

International Trade
  • Represent China Chamber of International Commerce (CCOIC) in the high-profile Section 301 investigation initiated by the U.S. with respect to China's technology acts, policies and practices in 2017.
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