Conyers Dill & Pearman has advised the Mercuria Energy Group on a strategic investment by China National Chemical Corporation (“ChemChina”). ChemChina has acquired a 12 per cent stake in Mercuria, one of the world’s largest independent energy and commodities trading companies.

The Conyers team, which worked alongside Freshfields Bruchaus Deringer LLP on the transaction, was made up of Anton Goldstein and Patrick Ormond.