Deals of the Month are a selection of complex, innovative or uncommon transactions (for the market concerned) from around the world that closed or were announced in the relevant month.

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Americas

Republic of Peru $3 billion 2.392% and 2.783% sovereign bond issue

Peru recorded several landmarks for its sovereign bond debt with this issue, securing both the lowest interest rate and the highest investor demand (the order book exceeded $25 billion) to date.

 

Asia-Pacific

Facebook $5.7 billion acquisition of 9.9% stake in Reliance Jio


Facebook’s investment in Indian tech company Reliance Jio is the highest value, minority stake FDI into an Indian company ever.

Virgin Australia restructuring

Virgin Australia’s restructuring involves debts of A$6.84 billion owed to up to 12,000 creditors, including banks, lessors, airports, employees and bondholders.

 

Europe, Middle East and Africa

Air France-KLM Group €7 billion state-aid financing

The French govenment's huge bail out helped retain around 350,000 jobs related to the airline either directly or indirectly. 

 

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