Banking & Finance

Our Banking & Finance practice has extensive experience in advising banks and other financial institutions, companies and governments on a variety of complex domestic and international bank financing transactions, whether as borrowers, lenders, issuers, guarantors etc.

Our team has been involved in some of the largest and most complex syndicated or bilateral financing transactions in Romania, secured and unsecured and thus is very well-versed in working with reputed global investment banks, commercial banks, credit insurance agencies, law firms and in drafting and negotiating internationally standardised documentation specific to transactions of this nature.

Deal highlights:

  • Advising a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management company on a potential EUR 330 million financing for working capital needs and refinery upgrades for a Romanian refinery;
  • Advising a global leader in investment banking on the restructuring of a EUR 673,500,000 secured facility granted for the acquisition of a German based automotive sector company;
  • Advising a global financial institution with a strong European base on the structuring and establishment, in Romania, of a EUR 100 million cross-border trade receivables purchase programme for a company with worldwide operation;
  • Advising an international family owned group of companies in connection with the transfer of an approximately EUR 1.4 billion non-performing loans portfolio belonging to a Romanian subsidiary of a regional bank for the purposes of improving the liquidity of the bank;
  • Advising a leading global investment bank in connection with a EUR 86,300,000 facility agreement made available to 62 Romanian local governments for the purposes of constructing a gas distributing pipeline.