Shearman And Sterling

News Nov 12, 2014

Shearman & Sterling Advises on Province of British Columbia’s CNY3 Billion Bond Offering

Shearman & Sterling represented the Province of British Columbia in connection with its public offering of CNY3,000,000,000 aggregate principal amount of its 2.85% Bonds, Series BCCNY-2, due November 13, 2016, which closed on November 13, 2014.

British Columbia, with an estimated population of 4.6 million people in 2014, is the third-largest Canadian province by population and home to Vancouver, Canada’s third-largest city.

The following Shearman & Sterling team advised the Province of British Columbia in the transaction: partners Jason Lehner (Toronto/New York-Capital Markets), Larry Crouch (Palo Alto-Tax), and Sarah Priestly (London-Tax) and associates Kevin Roggow (Toronto-Capital Markets), Gabriel Ng (London-Tax), Drew Valentine (Toronto-Capital Markets) and Alice Townes (Palo Alto-Tax).