King & Wood Mallesons (KWM) is experienced in handling syndicated loans
We have represented various participants in a large number of syndicated loan transactions, including arrangers, agents, participating banks, borrowers and sponsors.
Our clients include Chinese and foreign banks, non-bank financial institutions, as well as state-owned enterprises, foreign-invested enterprises, and private businesses. With an in-depth understanding of China's syndicated loan market, KWM has been a market leader in this area and is able to provide clients with legal services that meet local requirements and international standards.
Our team has been deeply engaged in all legal aspects of the syndicated loan process. Our team advises clients on financing arrangements, the creation and improvement of security, design of credit enhancement measures, foreign exchange control, various approval and registration procedures, coordination with government departments, assistance with the transfer of syndicated loans in the secondary market, and debt restructuring.
KWM lawyers are not only knowledgeable about the legislative principles of Chinese laws and regulations and the judicial practice of syndicated loans, but they also have an in-depth understanding of the individual needs of clients. This enables us to provide clients with constructive structuring plans and solutions. In addition to international and domestic syndicated loans, we have also advised on multi-currency syndicated loan transactions involving RMB and USD. Our services in syndicated loan projects include structuring transactions, conducting due diligence, drafting and reviewing loan and guarantee documents, participating in negotiations, assisting with coordination and communication among syndicate members, assisting in the closing of transactions, providing legal analysis and advice on related matters and issuing formal legal opinions.