S&C Advises China Tobacco International (Hong Kong) in IPO

June 28, 2019

China Tobacco International (Hong Kong) completed its listing on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange and initial public offering on June 12. The offering listed more than 160 million shares and raised proceeds of approximately $104 million. It included a Regulation S offering outside the United States and a public offering in Hong Kong.

S&C advised China Tobacco International on Hong Kong, U.S. federal and New York law matters.

The team was led by S&C corporate partners Chun Wei and Kay Ian Ng in Hong Kong, with Beijing partner Gwen Wong and special counsel Yeqing Zheng in Hong Kong advising on key aspects of the deal. Associates Amy Zheng, Stephen Pang and Xi Rui in Hong Kong, and Hanzhi Wang in Beijing provided valuable support.