19 September – LAWFUEL – The Law News Network – Allen & Overy advised JPMorgan on the successful placement of approximately 4.3 million shares in Adva Optical Networking by JDS Uniphase Corporation, San Jose, USA. The transaction volume amounted to approximately € 25 million. The shares were placed among international institutional investors in the course of an accelerated bookbuilding.
The Allen & Overy team was led by Frankfurt-based partner Dr. Michael Schlitt. He was assisted by Dr. Susanne Schäfer, Dr. Christian Ries and Michael Gottmann. London-based partner Daniel Epstein advised on US law matters together with Dr. Dorothee Fischer-Appelt.
Michael Schlitt comments:
“We are delighted that our team was mandated to assist in this equity capital markets transaction. Being mandated on this important transaction for JPMorgan highlights the strength of our international equity capital markets team and our good relationship with JPMorgan.”