AVELLUM Advises MHP on USD350 million Eurobond Issue
Avellum, Kyiv, Ukraine,
Thu, Oct 17, 2019
AVELLUM acted as the Ukrainian legal counsel to MHP Lux S.A. (“MHP”) on USD350 million offering of 6.250% notes due 2029 (“Notes”). The transaction was structured as an offering of the Notes guaranteed on a senior basis by MHP SE and certain of its Ukrainian and Cypriot subsidiaries.
ING Bank N.V., London Branch, and J.P. Morgan Securities plc acted as joint bookrunners and joint lead managers.
Commenting on this transaction, AVELLUM’s senior partner Glib Bondar said: “We are proud that MHP Group continues to entrust AVELLUM with the Ukrainian counsel role on its Eurobond offerings since 2010. Following successful Eurobond issues by Ukrainian quasi-sovereign issuers, MHP set the new pricing and maturity benchmark for the Ukrainian issuers. It is a true reward for our team to feel that we contributed to this success.”
MHP Group is one of the leading agro-industrial company in Ukraine and one of the largest poultry producers in Southeast Europe.
The AVELLUM team was led by senior partner Glib Bondar with support from associates Anastasiya Voronova, Oleg Krainskyi, Orest Franchuk, Anna Kalabska, and Mariana Veremchuk and tax support from partner Vadim Medvedev, associates Anton Zaderyholova, and Yelyzaveta Kravtsova.