Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills advised CBA on the sale of its life insurance business to AIA Group Limited for $3.8bn.
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Greenwoods have advised Nine Entertainment (Nine) on the agreed sale of ACM for approximately $115 million.
Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills advised AXA Investment Managers – Real Assets on the tax aspects of its $330.4 million acquisition of a portfolio of four hotels from the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, the largest hotel deal of the year.
Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills advised CBA on the issue of CommBank PERLS XI Capital Notes (including a concurrent PERLS VI Reinvestment Offer) which raised A$1.59b of Additional Tier 1 Capital.
Greenwoods have advised BlackRock in respect of the tax aspects of the exchange of CHESS Depositary Interests.
Director Julian Pinson and Senior Associate Sarah Reddick led the Greenwoods team providing tax advice to longstanding client NAB on its recent issuance of NAB Capital Notes 3.