JLPBS Forbury, a joint venture between John Laing Property and the Bank of Scotland, acquires Energis House in Reading. Two leasehold interests were surrendered by Caradon and Energis. CMS Cameron McKenna advised JLPBS Forbury (David Saunders) and Caradon (Colin Jesson). Davies Arnold Cooper advised Energis (Ian Hunter).
This is reportedly the first mining project financing in Russia to be funded by commercial banks and not solely by multilateral lenders. Mayer Brown & Platt acted for the lenders and lead arrangers after winning the work advising Standard Bank London back in 1996. Now an established client relationship for the office, this was the […]