Category Archives: BANKING, FINANCE & CAPITAL MARKETS

Intralot $242 Million Refinancing

Papapolitis & Papapolitis has advised Intralot SA in relation to the refinancing of the debt facilities of the Intralot Group of companies and the issuance by Intralot Inc. of Νew Senior Secured Notes with a nominal value of ca. $242 million to refinance the existing Notes due September 2021.   The refinancing also included the

DoValue €300 Million High Yield Bond Issuance

Papapolitis & Papapolitis has advised the initial purchasers on a €300 million senior secured notes issuance by doValue S.p.A. The notes have been offered and sold pursuant to Rule 144A and Regulation S under the US Securities Act and have been listed on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange.

PRODEA INVESTMENTS €300Million Green Bond Loan

Papapolitis & Papapolitis advised the Joint Coordinators and Bookrunners (Piraeus Bank, National Bank of Greece, Alpha Bank and Eurobank) and the Lead Underwriters (Optima Bank and Euroxx Securities) in connection with the issuance and public offer of a Bond Loan of €300m by Prodea Investments, which is the first listed bond in Greece regarding “Green”

MYTILINEOS S.A.’S DEBUT GREEN BOND OFFERING OF €500 MILLION

Papapolitis & Papapolitis advised the initial purchasers (BNP Paribas, Citigroup, HSBC, Alpha Bank, Credit Suisse, Eurobank, Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan, Morgan Stanley, National Bank of Greece, Nomura and Piraeus Bank) in connection with MYTILINEOS S.A.‘s debut green bond offering of €500 million 2.25% senior notes due 2026.

VIOHALCO S.A.’S SALE OF 25 MILLION SHARES OF ITS SUBSIDIARY, ELVALHALCOR S.A.

Papapolitis & Papapolitis advised the Managers (AXIA Ventures Group and Euroxx Securities SA) in connection with Viohalco S.A.’s sale of 25 Million shares of its subsidiary, ElvalHalcor S.A. for an aggregate amount of €50 Million.

EURONET €300MILLION ACQUISITION OF PIRAEUS BANK’S MERCHANT ACQUIRING UNIT

Papapolitis & Papapolitis (P&P) is advising Euronet Worldwide on the €300 million acquisition of Piraeus Bank’s Merchant Acquiring Unit and on the formation of a long term strategic partnership between Euronet Worldwide and Piraeus Bank. P&P is advising Euronet Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: EEFT), a leading global financial technology solutions and payments provider, in an agreement

UNITED GROUP ACQUISITION OF FORTHNET S.A.

Papapolitis & Papapolitis advised the United Group in its acquisition of Greek telecommunications and pay-TV provider Forthnet through the successful completion of a Mandatory Tender Offer completed on the Athens Stock Exchange.

DOVALUE FINANCING FOR ACQUISITION OF FPS

P&P has advised the lenders as well as the initial purchasers of the notes in relation to the financing, for the acquisition by doValue, a leading servicer of nonperforming loans in Southern Europe and listed on the Milan Stock Exchange, of FPS, the former loan servicing company of the Eurobank Group, a leading Greek bank.