Watson Farley & Williams advises Teekay Offshore on US$414m ECA-backed shuttle tanker newbuild loan

Watson Farley & Williams advises Teekay Offshore on US$414m ECA-backed shuttle tanker newbuild loan

Watson Farley & Williams (WFW) advised long-standing client Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. (Teekay Offshore) on a US$414m debt facility to fund four LNG-fuelled newbuild shuttle tankers. The facility, which bears …
Apr 11, 2019 /  Finance
Watson Farley & Williams (WFW) advises BTMU on US$180m refinancing of two K-Line LNG vessels

Watson Farley & Williams (WFW) advises BTMU on US$180m refinancing of two K-Line LNG vessels

Watson Farley & Williams (WFW) has advised The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd. (BTMU), Japan’s largest bank, as facility agent for a syndicate of international lenders comprising itself, Development Bank of …
Apr 5, 2018 /  Finance
Watson Farley & Williams advises Brittany Ferries on the financing of the ferry “Honfleur”

Watson Farley & Williams advises Brittany Ferries on the financing of the ferry “Honfleur”

Watson Farley & Williams (WFW) has advised Brittany Ferries on the €178m financing of the ferry “Honfleur” agreed with a consortium of banks including Société Générale …
Jan 3, 2018 /  Finance
WFW advises Teekay LNG joint venture on US$1.6bn financing for innovative icebreaker LNG carrier newbuildings

WFW advises Teekay LNG joint venture on US$1.6bn financing for innovative icebreaker LNG carrier newbuildings

International law firm Watson Farley & Williams (WFW) has advised Teekay LNG Partners L.P. (Teekay LNG) and its joint venture partner China LNG Shipping (Holdings) Ltd (CLNG) on the US$1.6bn long-term financing for …
Dec 15, 2017 /  Finance
Watson Farley & Williams advises Italian shipowners on strategic partnership with Greek shipping group Gigilinis

Watson Farley & Williams advises Italian shipowners on strategic partnership with Greek shipping group Gigilinis

International law firm Watson Farley & Williams (WFW) advised three leading Italian shipowners -Rimorchiatori Mediterranei, Gesmar and Fratelli Neri – on their partnership agreement with Thessaloniki-based …
Dec 5, 2017 /  Finance
Watson Farley & Williams advises Höegh LNG on ECA-backed US$230m debt financing for eighth FSRU

Watson Farley & Williams advises Höegh LNG on ECA-backed US$230m debt financing for eighth FSRU

International law firm Watson Farley & Williams (WFW) advised Höegh LNG Ltd (Höegh LNG) on the US$230m debt financing for its eighth floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU#8) currently under …
Nov 17, 2017 /  Finance
WFW advises Teekay LNG on US$327m FSU and LNG carrier newbuild financing

WFW advises Teekay LNG on US$327m FSU and LNG carrier newbuild financing

International law firm Watson Farley & Williams (WFW) has advised Teekay LNG Partners L.P. (Teekay LNG) on the US$327m long-term financing signed in November 2017 to fund a floating storage unit (FSU) for the Bahrain …
Nov 15, 2017 /  Finance
WFW advises lenders on US$318m loan facility for five newbuildings

WFW advises lenders on US$318m loan facility for five newbuildings

International law firm Watson Farley & Williams (WFW) has advised the lenders as lead counsel in relation to a US$318m syndicated senior loan facility which finances the acquisition of five newbuildings built by …
Nov 7, 2017 /  Finance
Watson Farley & Williams advises China’s CSIC Leasing on its first ever ship lease financing

Watson Farley & Williams advises China’s CSIC Leasing on its first ever ship lease financing

International law firm Watson Farley & Williams (WFW) has advised CSIC Leasing Co. Ltd (CSIC Leasing) on a US$65.5m sale and leaseback transaction with Eletson Corporation (Eletson), a Greek tanker owner and …
Sep 27, 2017 /  Finance
CSSC Shipping fixes $245m financing for six bulkers

CSSC Shipping fixes $245m financing for six bulkers

CSSC (HK) Shipping Co Ltd (CSSCL) has clinched a $245m ten-year club senior secured loan for the construction of six newcastlemax bulk carriers. The loan for CSSCL, the ship-owning and leasing arm of China State …
Apr 25, 2016 /  Finance