“Allen & Overy directs first Turkish ESG loan” – ICLG – June 9, 2020

On June 9, 2020 ICLG reported that “Standard Chartered Bank and Bank of America have taken advice from the Magic Circle and a Turkish law firm on arranging an environmental, social, governance (ESG)-connected syndicated loan facility. Allen & Overy and Gedik & Eraksoy advised the two banks on structuring the financing, for the benefit of […]

US regulators scrutinise overseas listings after Luckin Coffee scandal– Minerva Analytics – April 27, 2020

On April 27, 2020 Minerva Analytics reported that “US authorities are placing greater scrutiny on Chinese companies and other emerging markets listed in the US following the fallout from the Luckin Coffee fraud scandal.” A recent success story among investors, having raced to a Nasdaq listing within 18 months of its foundation, and challenging coffee […]