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Oct 15, 2018

Cable and Wireless’ $500 Million Senior Notes Offering

Shearman & Sterling represented Citigroup Global Markets, BNP Paribas, Credit Suisse, Goldman Sachs International, ING Bank, RBC Capital Markets and Scotia Capital as initial purchasers in connection with Cable and Wireless' $500 million offering of 7.500% senior secured notes due 2026 by its wholly owned subsidiary C&W Senior Financing Designated Activity Company.

Oct 12, 2018

Shearman & Sterling Recognized at P3 Awards

Shearman & Sterling was recognized for the “Best Road/Bridge/Tunnel Project” and “Best Financial Structure” at the P3 Awards on October 9. The firm received the awards for advising the U.S. Department of Transportation in connection with the extension of a $416 million secured loan for the Central 70 Project in Colorado.

Oct 11, 2018

EMG and Tailwater Form JV to Fund Acquisition

Shearman & Sterling represented The Energy & Minerals Group (EMG) in connection with the formation of a joint venture with Tailwater Capital. The joint venture will fund Silver Creek Midstream’s purchase of Genesis Energy’s crude gathering, storage and rail assets in the Powder River Basin. The new commitment from the joint venture provides Silver Creek with $600 million of equity to acquire and expand the existing pipeline and storage assets in the Basin.

Oct 11, 2018

Shearman & Sterling Women Present to General Counsel at ‘Perfecting Your Pitch’ Event

Partners Clare O’Brien (New York-Mergers & Acquisitions) and Mallory Brennan (New York-Litigation); counsel Rupa Briggs (New York-Capital Markets) and Gillian Emmett Moldowan (New York-Compensation, Governance & ERISA); and associate Grace Jamgochian (New York-Mergers & Acquisitions) presented at a program in New York on October 10 entitled “Perfecting Your Pitch: A Practical Program Expanding Opportunities for Women in the Legal Profession” hosted by ALM/American Lawyer.

Oct 10, 2018

Bank of Montreal’s US$850 Million Subordinated Notes Offering

Shearman & Sterling represented BMO Capital Markets Corp., Citigroup Global Markets Inc., J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated and UBS Securities LLC, as lead underwriters, and BNP Paribas Securities Corp., Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC, Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, Barclays Capital Inc., Credit Agricole Securities (USA) Inc., Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC, Desjardins Securities Inc. and HSBC Securities (USA) Inc., as co-managers, in connection with Bank of Montreal’s registered public offering of US$850 million aggregate principal amount of its 4.338% subordinated notes due 2028 (Non-Viability Contingent Capital (NVCC)).

Oct 09, 2018

Banco Santander (México)’s Sale of US$1.3 Billion in Debt Securities and Concurrent Tender Offer

Shearman & Sterling represented Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC and Santander Investment Securities Inc. as initial purchasers in connection with the offering by Banco Santander (México), S.A., Institución de Banca Múltiple, Grupo Financiero Santander México of US$1.3 billion of its 5.950% Tier 2 Subordinated Preferred Capital Notes due 2028.

Upcoming Events

Oct 15, 2018

PLI Securities Law and Practice 2018: How the SEC Works

Counsel Andrew J. “Buddy” Donohue will speak on the panels “Inside the SEC – How the SEC Works” and “The Special Role of the Securities Lawyer – Legal Ethics” at “PLI’s Securities Law and Practice 2018 – How the SEC Works” in New York.

Oct 15 - 17, 2018

2018 MMI Annual Conference

Counsel Jennifer Morton (New York-Financial Institutions Advisory & Financial Regulatory) will participate in a panel discussion, entitled “Regulatory Developments Impacting Investment Advisers,” at the 2018 Money Management Institute (MMI) Annual Conference in Dallas, Texas. The discussion will provide an overview of relevant regulatory initiatives affecting investment advisers. Topics include Regulation Best Interest, Form CRS and Investment Advisor Interpretive Guidance proposals; an update on SEC enforcement actions in the wealth management space; and an overview of regulatory actions and guidance regarding crypto offerings.

Oct 16, 2018

WISER’S Women Leading Series: Leaders in Blockchain

WISER, the women’s inclusion network of Shearman & Sterling, and The Collective Future, a global collective of leaders in the blockchain and cryptocurrency sectors dedicated to fostering diversity in blockchain and cryptoassets, are joining for a panel discussion on recent developments in blockchain technology, including its wide-ranging impact and its evolving legal and regulatory landscape. During the program, blockchain leaders from Consensys, AIG, Satis Group and Genesis Block will share their perspectives and insights on this cutting-edge technology. The panel will be moderated by Donna Parisi, partner and Co-Head of Financial Services and FinTech at Shearman & Sterling.