SJ Berwin (Philip Goldenberg) advised Canaccord Capital on $25m (£17.5m) rescue finance, which was used to recapitalise Navan Mining. Navan (Pii Ketvel) advised by Clyde & Co (Martin Byatt) and bank syndication, led by Deutsche Bank, advised by Allen & Overy (Jonathan Brownson).
Matthew Arnold & Baldwin (Alistair Bacon) advised liquidator Maidment Judd on Organic Clothing's disposal of the Fulham fashion retailer Voyage. Purchaser advised by Barker Gillette (John Gillette).
Allen & Overy (Anne Baldock, Calvin Walker) advised Financial Security Assurance (FSA) and the Royal Bank of Scotland on the PFI Pathfinder project for the University of Hertfordshire. Project financed by a wrapped fund guaranteed by FSA. University advised by Mills & Reeve (Raith Pickup, Bridget Archibald). Sponsors advised by Ashurst Morris Crisp (Philip Vernon, David Nelligan, Nick Avery, Patrick Boyle).
Latham & Watkins (Christopher Kaufman) advised Advanced Micro Devices on a $500m (£350.3m) convertible senior debenture. Credit Suisse First Boston and Salomon Smith Barney advised by Davis Polk & Wardwell (Alan Denenberg).