Lovells advised ING Bank as agent, trustee and underwriter on a $108m (£74m) sale and leaseback of 70,000 containers owned by Evergreen Group of Taiwan. Evergreen advised in-house.
Linklaters advised Société Général and ABN Amro Rothschild as underwriters and lead managers on a e165m (£104m) convertible bond issue by Aegis Group. Slaughter and May advised Aegis.
Clifford Chance (Adrian Cartwright) has advised Schroder Salomon Smith Barney on the e6.5bn (£4.1bn) benchmark bond for the Republic of Finland. Finnish firm Hannes Snellman advised on Finnish law. Republic of Finland advised in-house