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News Apr 08, 2014

Shearman & Sterling Advises on $3 Billion Refinancing for IntercontinentalExchange

Shearman & Sterling advised IntercontinentalExchange Group Inc. (“ICE”) in connection with a $3 billion five-year multicurrency revolving credit facility that refinances ICE’s existing five-year and 364-day facilities arranged by Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated, The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd., Bank of China, New York Branch, BMO Capital Markets Corp., BBVA Compass Bank, Fifth Third Bank, Regions Bank N.A. and Suntrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc.

The Shearman & Sterling team included partners Joshua Thompson (New York-Finance) and Ian Harvey-Samuel (London-Finance); counsel Barbara Edwards (New York-Finance), Simon Letherman (London-Tax), Sharon Lippett (New York-Executive Compensation & Employee Benefits), Harald Halbhuber (New York-Capital Markets), Susan Hobart (New York-Finance), and Jeffrey Salinger (New York-Environmental); associates Vivian Choi (New York-Corporate), Mario Meeks (Washington, DC-Litigation), and Lauren Thompson (London-Finance); and trainees Joseph Bradley (London-Tax) and Peter Gallagher (London-Finance).