Conyers provided Cayman Islands legal advice to China East Education Holdings Limited (China East Education) in connection with its HK$4.9 billion (US$625million) initial public offering of 435,800,000 shares on the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong (Stock code: 667), the world’s largest education initial public offering.
Headquartered in Anhui, China East Education is the largest vocational training provider. It offers vocational education specializing in culinary, information technology and auto services in China. As of 2020, it has established 194 campuses across the country.
Partner Christopher Bickley of Conyers’ Hong Kong office advised on the matter, working alongside Luk & Partners in Association with Morgan, Lewis & Bockius.
This matter has been shortlisted for Equity Market Deal of the Year by ALB Hong Kong Law Awards 2020.