Dentons has helped US-based multinational investment bank BCP Securities launch its commercial activity in Ukraine, where it will focus primarily on creating debt capital markets deals.
DLA Piper has advised Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH and the Energy Efficiency Fund on the EEF's agreement with the International Finance Corporation to provide funding to homeowners associations for the implementation of energy efficient measures in multi-family buildings. Baker McKenzie reportedly advised the IFC on the deal.
The KPD Consulting Law Firm has successfully represented the interests of the head of one of the structural units of the Prosecutor General's Office of Ukraine in Ukraine's Supreme Court in his challenge to a reprimand issued by the country's Qualification and Disciplinary Commission of Prosecutors.
Sayenko Kharenko has acted as Ukrainian legal counsel to Citigroup, Renaissance Capital, and UBS Investment Bank, joint bookrunners in the issue of USD 300 million secured notes due 2024 by TransOil Group of Companies, a vertically integrated agro-industrial holding with operating facilities in Moldova and Ukraine.
Ukraine is a leading producer and exporter of agricultural products, and agribusiness is the driving force of the country’s economy, as almost 40% of overall foreign currency earnings which come in to the state budget relate to agricultural exporters. The industry grows every day, engaging ever-more investments from both national and foreign participants. Nonetheless, the relevant logistics and infrastructure requires improvement, as does the quality of applicable legal framework.