We are pleased to announce that Conyers has won Private Equity Deal of the Year at the IFLR Asia-Pacific Awards 2021.
Partner Anna Chong and associate Charissa Ball advised 58.com on its US$8.7 billion going-private transaction involving a merger with Quantum Bloom Company Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Quantum Bloom Group Ltd.
Founded in 2005 in Beijing, 58.com is China’s largest online market place for classifieds and was officially listed on the NYSE in 2013 (NYSE: WUBA).
This matter was also among China Business Law Journal’s Deals of the Year for 2020.
International Financial Law Review (IFLR) is a market-leading and internationally renowned financial law publication. The annual IFLR Asia-Pacific Awards celebrate legally innovative, ground-breaking transactions in the region and the legal firms and teams behind the scenes. The results are based on thorough research, including direct written nominations and conversations with law firm partners, in-house teams and clients.
For more information, please refer to the IFLR website.