Vivian Yiu

Partner | Hong Kong
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Being a trusted adviser to my clients is very rewarding. I advise my clients on a broad range of transactions and complex regulatory and compliance issues under Hong Kong laws and regulations.


Represented CLSA Capital Markets Limited and Huatai Financial Holdings (Hong Kong) Limited, the joint sponsors, and underwriters in relation to Jinke Smart Services Group Co., Ltd.’s HK$5,941.1 million IPO on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Jinke Smart Services (9666.HK) is a leading comprehensive and “smart” property management service provider in the PRC and is ranked first among the Top 100 Property Management Companies in the Southwestern China Region.

Represented Poly Property Group Co., Limited (0119.HK) and its SPV on the issuance of US$500 million 4.00% Guaranteed Notes due 2025. The Notes are guaranteed by Poly Property and supported by a keepwell deed executed by China Poly Group Corporation Limited.

Represented Ascendent Automation (Cayman) Limited, wholly owned by Ascendent Capital Partners, as one of the Joint Offerors, in its offer to privatize China Automation Group Limited (0569.HK) by way of a scheme of arrangement for HK$391,998,649.50 (about US$50.06 million). Ascendent Capital Partners also provided a loan to the other joint offeror for the purposes of the offer. China Automation Group is a China-based company principally engaged in the provision of safety and critical control system and control valves specialized for petrochemical industries, along with related maintenance and engineering services.

Represented Science City (Hong Kong) Investment Co. Limited in connection with a proposed unconditional mandatory cash offer for up to HK$2,118,430,031 (about US$269.98 million) by ABCI Capital Limited to acquire issued shares of Royale Furniture Holdings Limited (1198.HK). Science City is a PRC state-owned enterprise based in Guangzhou, which is engaged in construction, real estate development, and property management businesses in China.

Represented Xinjiang Goldwind Science & Technology Co., Ltd. (2208.HK), a wind power business company, whose A Shares and H Shares are listed on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange and Hong Kong Stock Exchange respectively, in its HK$5,488 million (approximately US$699.8 million) A Share and H Share rights issue offering.

Represented Tata Health International Holdings Limited (1255.HK), an online healthcare provider, in its equity fund raising of HK$74,997,000 (about US$9.65 million) by issuing new shares under a specific mandate.

Represented Huatai Financial as the financial adviser in relation to the proposed privatization and withdrawal of listing from Hong Kong Stock Exchange of China Hengshi Foundation Company Limited by the offeror, Zhenshi Group (HK) Heshi Composite Materials Co., Ltd., by way of a scheme of arrangement for HK$513.7 million (about US$65.48 million). Hengshi Foundation manufactures and sells fiberglass fabrics primarily for wind turbine blades in China, rest of Asia, Europe, North America, Latin America, Australia, and Africa.

Represented the sole sponsor, CLSA Capital Markets Limited, the sole global coordinator, CLSA Limited, and the other underwriters in relation to Binjiang Service Group’s HK$466.9 million IPO on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Binjiang Service Group (3316.HK) is a leading property management service provider in China with a focus on high-end residential properties.

Represented Ping An Overseas Holdings, as lender in relation to the provision of HK$500 million loan to Wisdom Education International Holdings Company Limited (6068.HK). Up to HK$300 million of the loan is convertible into the shares of the company. Wisdom Education is listed in Hong Kong and principally engaged in operating premium primary and secondary schools in China.

Represented the sole sponsor, BOCI Asia Limited, the sole global coordinator, Guotai Junan Securities (Hong Kong) Limited, and the other underwriters in relation to Prinx Chengshan (Cayman) Holding Limited’s HK$904.5 million IPO on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Prinx Chengshan (1809.HK) is a leading domestic tire manufacturer in the PRC Commercial All Steel Radial Tires replacement market and a major domestic tire manufacturer in China.

Represented Poly Property Group Co., Limited (0119.HK) in relation to the restructuring by China Poly Group Corporation of its real estate platforms in China and Hong Kong. CITIC Securities and CLSA acted as Poly Property’s financial advisor.

Represented joint sponsors BOCI Asia Limited and BOSC International Company Limited in relation to Tsit Wing International Holdings Limited’s HK$473 million IPO on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Tsit Wing International Holdings Limited (2119.HK) is a leading integrated B2B coffee and black tea solution provider in Hong Kong, Macau and China.

Represented the controlling shareholders on their approximately HK$5 billion block trade of shares in Shenzhou International Group Holdings Limited (2313.HK). HSBC was the sole placing manager.

Represented Inspur Cloud Computing Investment Limited as offeror in its voluntary general cash offer for Inspur International Limited (0596.HK), a PRC state-owned enterprise engaging in software development and outsourcing services. The general offer ultimately became mandatory and unconditional. ABC International acted as Inspur Cloud Computing Investment’s financial advisor.

Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2020 - 2022

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