Oil & Gas Finance

Advising an IFI, HSBC Bank plc and HSBC Bank Egypt in connection with a USD 100 Million Senior Secured Borrowing Base Facility to IPR group of companies, which holds various oil and gas concessions in Egypt. Our work included conducting a full due diligence on the concessions, preparing the Egyptian law security package and reviewing the English law finance document to ensure their enforceability under Egyptian law.

Advising IFC on USD 100 Million two-tranche reserve based facility extended to Circle Oil, which holds oil and gas concessions in Egypt. Our work included conducting a full due diligence on the relevant concessions, preparing the Egyptian law security package and reviewing the English law finance document to ensure their enforceability under Egyptian law.

Advising (with Herbert Smith) Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation on a USD 100 Million financing provided by a number of lenders to an oil and gas company having an oil and gas concession in Egypt. Our work included conducting a full due diligence on the concessions and preparing the Egyptian law security package.

Advising (with Allen & Overy) BNP Paribas on a USD 37,000,000 ,increasable up to USD 60,000,000, senior secured reducing reserve-based lending facility for an oil and gas company having an oil and gas concession in Egypt. Our work included conducting a full due diligence on the relevant concession and preparing the Egyptian law security package.

Advising (with Herbert Smith) Perenco Petroleum Limited on the Egyptian aspects of borrowing approximately USD 2,75 billion from a number of international banks. Our work included conducting a full due diligence on the concessions for the benefit of the lenders and preparing the Egyptian law security package.

Advising (with Herbert Smith) the mandated lead arrangers in relation to a potential reserve based loan facility to be provided to a major gas concessionaire in Egypt.

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