Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang advised EBRD
CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang has advised the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development on its USD 75 million investment in the USD 825 million sustainability-linked bond (SLB) issued by Ukraine’s national power company, Ukrenergo.
It is the first sustainability-linked bond issued by a Ukrainian company and the EBRD’s participation as the anchor investor provided comfort to other institutional investors, further widening the market participation. CMS advised EBRD on Ukrainian and English law aspects of the transaction. CMS’s advice related to the review of the prospectus and regulatory aspects of the issuance.
The CMS team was led by Ihor Olekhov in Kyiv and Rafal Zakrzewski in Warsaw with support from Michael Cavers in London and a team consisting of Khrystyna Korpan from CMS Ukraine, Przemyslaw Karolak from CMS Poland and Kirsty Templar from CMS in London.