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This year, The Lawyer’s annual ranking of the largest UK law firms by turnover is available as an interactive, digital benchmarking tool. For the first time this will allow you to manipulate each data set against the metrics of your choice.
Weil Gotshal & Manges advised Barclays Capital as lead manager in a £357m securitisation of credit card receivables originated by Capital One Bank. Capital One advised by Clifford Chance (Kevin Ingram).
Davis Polk & Wardwell (Warren Motley, John Brandow) advised Morgan Stanley & Co as lead managers of $7.3bn (£5bn) Securities and Exchange Commission-registered notes issued by parent group Morgan Stanley Dean Witter & Co. The parent group was advised by Sidley Austin Brown & Wood.
orton Rose advised lead arrangers HSBC, BNP Paribas, Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi and Bank of Bahrain and Kuwait in connection with Islamic facilities totalling $255m (£176m) to finance the construction of Al Hidd Desalination & Power Station in Bahrain.