Terris Tang

Partner
Hong Kong
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  • 8 Connaught Place, Central
  • Hong Kong
Profile Experience

Terris Tang is a partner in the Hong Kong office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the Corporate Department.

Mr. Tang’s practice focuses on various corporate finance transactions, including:

  • Capital markets, including initial public offerings
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Corporate restructurings
  • Private equity
  • General compliance matters

Mr. Tang has over 10 years of experience advising PRC and international corporations, private equity firms, and financial institutions on their capital markets transactions and investments across Asia and globally.

Mr. Tang advises on a broad range of business sectors, including energy and mining, financial services, real estate, technology, media, and telecommunications.

Mr. Tang's recent experience includes advising:

  • Sinochem Hong Kong (Group) Company Limited and China Jinmao Holdings Group Limited on a placing of existing shares and issuance of new shares, respectively, with a total transaction size of HK$9.49 billion.
  • The underwriters on the HK$9.1 billion H-share initial public offering of Shenwan Hongyuan Group Co., Ltd. on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.
  • HKBN on its approximately US$1.3 billion acquisition of WTT Holding Corporation, a Hong Kong-based fixed telecommunication services operator.
  • The joint sponsors and underwriters on Jiangxi Bank Co., Ltd.’s HK$7.48 billion initial public offering of H Shares on the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong.
  • China Traditional Chinese Medicine Holdings Co. Limited on the placement of 604.3 million shares to Ping An Life Insurance Company of China for HK$2.68 billion.
  • Bank of Gansu Co., Ltd. on its HK$6 billion initial public offering of H shares on the Main Board of Hong Kong Stock Exchange. It is the first listed bank in Northwest China.
  • China Jinmao Holdings Group Limited on its HK$3.33 billion placing of existing shares and top-up subscription of new shares.
  • Kunming Dianchi Water Treatment Company Limited, Yunnan’s largest wastewater treatment and reclaimed water supplier, on its HK$1.41 billion initial public offering of H shares on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.
  • China Jinmao Holdings Group Limited on its US$150 million investment for approximately 42.86% interest in its subsidiary by an affiliate of New China Asset Management (Hong Kong) Ltd.*
  • CMBC International Holdings Limited on its investment in Lufax Holding Ltd.*
  • China Life Investment Holding Co., Ltd. on its £795 million acquisition of a majority stake in 10 Upper Bank Street, Canary Wharf, London, which is one of Britain’s biggest office towers; it is the first European property investment by China Life.
  • China Life Insurance (Overseas) Co. Ltd. on its acquisition of a minority interest in JD.com, Inc., a provider of online shopping services, from an existing shareholder.
  • PPTV, an online video business in China and its selling shareholders on its sale of 100% of PPTV’s shares held by the existing shareholders valued at US$420 million, to Suning Commerce Group, a domestically listed conglomerate, and Hony Capital, a private equity fund associated with Legend Holding.
  • Sinochem International (Overseas) Pte Ltd. on its acquisition of a 40% equity stake in Jiangsu Sinorgchem Technology Co., Ltd., the world’s leading rubber additive producer and technical developer.
  • Hong Kong Television Network Limited (formerly known as City Telecom (HK) Limited) (CTI) on its HK$5 billion sale of Hong Kong Broadband Network (HKBN) and IDD businesses to Metropolitan Light Company Limited, a company formed by CVC Funds.
  • Yuk Wing Group Holdings Limited on its initial public offering on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.
  • JPMorgan, Goldman Sachs, and UBS as underwriters on the US$748 million initial public offering and listing of HKBN on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.
  • Kinetic Mines and Energy Limited, an integrated coal provider operating in China, on its initial public offering of 930 million shares and listing on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, including its international offering (144A/Reg S) of 837 million shares and Hong Kong public offering of 93 million shares.
  • The underwriters on Bank of China Limited’s initial public offering and listing on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.*
  • China Shanshui Cement Group Limited on various matters arising out of its offer to purchase its outstanding 7.5% senior notes due 2020 and 8.50% senior notes due 2016.*
  • Minmetals Land Capital Limited on its issuance of 5.5% Guaranteed Bonds due 2018; and 6.5% Guaranteed Bonds due 2023 listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.
  • MCE Finance Limited on its issuance of US$1 billion 5% Senior Notes due 2021.
  • Thai Oil Public Company Limited on its issuance of US$500 million 3.625% Senior Unsecured Notes due 2023; and US$500 million 4.875% Senior Unsecured Notes due 2043.

*Matter handled prior to joining Latham

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