Bakers, Links land Ferrexpo LSE roles

Baker & McKenzie has advised Ukrainian company Ferrexpo on its London Stock Exchange IPO, while Linklaters acted for the financial advisers on the deal. Ferrexpo mines, processes and sells iron ore in the form of pellets for use in the production of steel. Corporate partners Peter Magyar and Tim Sheddick led the Bakers team, which included partners from a range of different practice areas, such as capital markets, private banking, tax and employment. On the Ukrainian side, domestic advice was supplied by lawyers in Bakers’ Kiev office, including finance partner Serhiy Chorny. JPMorgan Cazenove and Deutsche Bank were joint bookrunners on the deal.