Jenni Nygård is a senior associate whose practice focuses on corporate and financial transactions, including capital market transactions as well as mergers and acquisitions.
Her recent capital markets work has been in international equity and debt capital market transactions of primarily Finnish and other Nordic companies, including rights offerings, initial public offerings, equity-linked and debt offerings and tender offers. She also advises Finnish publicly-traded companies and other national and international corporate and investment banking clients on Finnish corporate and securities laws.
Jenni has spent ten months on secondment to Stora Enso Oyj. Jenni joined the Firm in 2013.
Representation of Orthex Corporation, a leading Nordic houseware company, as the issuer, and Sponsor Capital Oy, a Finnish private equity company, as the ultimate owner and selling shareholder, on the initial public offering and listing on the official list of Nasdaq Helsinki of the shares in Orthex Corporation.
Representation of Kemira Oyj, a Finnish chemicals company listed on Nasdaq Helsinki, as the issuer, on the offering of €200 million 1.000% notes due 2028, and the simultaneous cash tender offer for its existing €150 million 2.250% notes due 2022.
Representation of Nordea Bank Abp, Citigroup Global Markets Limited and OP Corporate Bank plc as joint lead managers on the €200 million 10.25% capital securities offering and the simultaneous tender offer to all holders of the outstanding €200 million 7.875% capital securities of Finnair plc, the flag carrier and largest airline of Finland. The capital securities were offered for subscription through a book-building procedure and the capital securities were subsequently listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Following this transaction, Finnair became the first European airline to complete a bond issuance since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic in March 2020.
Representation of Nordea Bank Abp and Citigroup Global Markets Limited as the joint bookrunners and joint lead managers and OP Corporate Bank plc, Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB (publ) Helsinki Branch and Swedbank AB (publ) (in cooperation with Kepler Cheuvreux S.A.) as the co-lead managers in the fully-underwritten €512 million rights offering of Finnair Oyj.
Representation of Outokumpu Oyj, a Finnish stainless steel company listed on Nasdaq Helsinki, on its issue of €125 million senior unsecured convertible bonds due 2025 convertible into ordinary shares in Outokumpu.
Representation of Metso Corporation, a world-leading industrial company offering equipment and services for the sustainable processing and ﬂow of natural resources in the mining, aggregates, recycling and process industries, on the combination of Metso Minerals and Outotec Oyj under the name Metso Outotec, with the remainder of Metso, Metso Flow Control, becoming an independent separately listed company under the name Neles.
Representation of Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj, a global leader in innovative and sustainable fiber-based materials and its shares are listed on Nasdaq Helsinki and Nasdaq Stockholm, in its offering of €100 million perpetual subordinated capital securities.
Representation of SATO Corporation, a Finland-based real estate investment company, in relation to the establishment of its €1.5 billion euro medium term (EMTN) program, and notes issuances thereunder.
Representation of Danske Bank, Nordea and OP as coordinators and lead managers, and DNB, Handelsbanken and Swedbank as lead managers, on Stockmann plc’s, a Finnish company engaged in the retail trade, issue of €250 million senior secured notes due 2022 and a consent solicitation process regarding early repayment of Stockmann’s existing €150 million notes due 2018.
Representation of Neste Oil Corporation, a Finnish refining and marketing company listed on Nasdaq Helsinki, on its issue of €500 million notes due 2022.