CHSH Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld Hlawati has advised IMMOFINANZ AG in connection with the issuance of bonds exchangeable into BUWOG shares with a volume of EUR 375 million. The bonds were offered to institutional investors as part of an accelerated book building procedure and were successfully placed on 4 September.

The prestigious 3rd Annual Nuclear Energy Development Summit taking place in Budapest on 2­-3 October 2014 will gather a significant number of prominent industry leaders and government officials from Central and South-Eastern Europe. It aims at sharing know-how, strategies and technologies for state-of-the-art nuclear energy infrastructure in the region.

On The Move

Wednesday, 10 September 2014 Written by

The latest private practice and in-house moves from some of the biggest players in our markets.

 Baker & McKenzie hires Peter May as global chief talent officer. Announced on September 8, May will be moving from Deloitte where he worked as a chief human resources officer and was responsible for guiding development programs and ensuring strategic talent management. Furthermore, he has countless experience in HR transformation, change management and complex facilitation.

Schoenherr, a leading corporate law firm in Central and Eastern Europe, has advised the lender syndicate of bauMax AG on the sale of the art collection "Sammlung Essl" to a company controlled by the Haselsteiner Group. The collection, which was founded by bauMax’s family owners, was sold by for a purchase price exceeding EUR 100 Million.

Gazprombank GPB (OJSC), a Russian bank targeted with sanctions by U.S. President Obama over the Ukraine crisis, has hired two former U.S. senators — now at Squire Patton Boggs — to lobby against those sanctions, according to a new disclosure filed with the Senate.