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Recent News

Aug 06, 2020

Dimed Distribuidora de Medicamentos’ Equity Offering

Shearman & Sterling represented Dimed S.A. Distribuidora de Medicamentos, as issuer, and the selling shareholders in connection with the international placement of 34,557,112 common shares issued by Dimed S.A. Distribuidora de Medicamentos.  Dimed is one of the leading retail drugstore chains serving primarily the Southern region of Brazil, serving over 29 million customers a year through its extensive network of stores.

Aug 06, 2020

Shearman & Sterling launches Future Young Lawyers Program in Hong Kong

Shearman & Sterling’s Hong Kong office is pleased to announce the successful launch of its Future Young Lawyers Program which is aimed at giving law school and other university students insights into working at a global law firm and helping them develop career ready skills.  

Aug 04, 2020

FinTech Foundry Digital Hub by Shearman & Sterling

Shearman & Sterling launched the FinTech Foundry nearly two years ago to foster the growth of global FinTech and to support our clients and the wider FinTech ecosystem.

Building on this momentum, the firm is proud to announce its new digital hub detailing the firm’s core FinTech service offerings and dedicated resources to upcoming events and the latest thought leadership.

Aug 04, 2020

Sunac China Holdings Limited’s $500 Million Senior Notes Offering

Shearman & Sterling represented the initial purchasers including Morgan Stanley & Co. International plc, China CITIC Bank International Limited, China Industrial Securities International Brokerage Limited, CMB International Capital Limited, Credit Suisse (Hong Kong) Limited, Guotai Junan Securities (Hong Kong) Limited and The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited in connection with Sunac China Holdings Limited’s offering of $500 million 6.65% senior notes due 2024.

Jul 31, 2020

Qatar Investment Authority’s Financing for Praxis Precision Medicines

Sherman & Sterling represented Qatar Investment Authority in connection with its Series C $110 million financing for Praxis Precision Medicines.

Jul 31, 2020

DaFa Properties Group Limited’s $150 Million Senior Notes Offering

Shearman & Sterling represented The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited, Credit Suisse (Hong Kong) Limited, Guotai Junan Securities (Hong Kong) Limited, UBS AG Hong Kong Branch, CMB International Capital Limited, Deutsche Bank AG, Hong Kong Branch and Haitong International Securities Company Limited as initial purchasers in connection with DaFa Properties Group Limited’s offering of $150 million aggregate principal amount of 12.375% senior notes due 2022.

Upcoming Events

Jun 03 - Sep 03, 2020

Africa Insight Webinar Series

Shearman & Sterling is hosting a series of live webinars, focusing on Africa, where our multidisciplinary team of lawyers will explore the future challenges, opportunities and risks facing those doing business across the African continent.

Aug 13, 2020

Proposed Regulations Addressing Three-Year Carried Interest Rules: What You Need to Know to Preserve Long-Term Capital Gain Treatment

Partner Todd Lowther, Derek Kershaw and associate Matthew Behrens will discuss the Internal Revenue Service’s proposed regulations providing guidance under Section 1061 of the Internal Revenue Code on Thursday, August 13th from 12 pm to 1 pm ET.