Awards & Ranking

White & Case Transactions Awarded Euromoney 2010 Deals of the Year

Euromoney have recently named the refinancing of Italy's Wind Telecomunicazioni as a "Global Deal of the Year" for 2010 and the restructuring of Kazakhstan's BTA Bank JSC as a "CEE Deal of the Year" for 2010.

White & Case acted as lead counsel to Wind Telecomunicazioni, in relation to their €6.6 billion refinancing, and BTA Bank, in relation to the restructuring of US$16.6 billion of their debt facilities.

Wind Telecomunicazioni's refinancing involved the largest high yield issuance to hit the European markets in 2010 whilst Euromoney commented on the BTA Bank's restructuring as being "the largest ever restructuring of an emerging market corporate."