In its latest report, Sustainable Debt Finance: Trends and Opportunities in an Area of Accelerated Growth, Vinson & Elkins has identified several areas for consideration as parties look to tap into the growth of sustainable finance in an evolving regulatory world.
A new report from Vinson & Elkins, Real Estate Opportunities in the Energy Transition, shines a spotlight on the role the real estate industry plays as countries and companies focus on building a greener economy to mitigate the effects of global climate change.
Vinson & Elkins advised Ellington Financial Inc. in the private offering of $210 million in aggregate principal amount of 5.875% senior unsecured notes due April 2027.
On March 16, 2022, Vinson & Elkins secured a settlement on behalf of MoneyGram International, Inc. with the New York Department of Financial Services to resolve legacy anti-money laundering allegations from 2016-17.
Vinson & Elkins advised Preferred Apartment Communities, Inc. (“PAC”), a leading owner and operator of Class A multifamily properties concentrated in the American Southeast, in connection with its entry into a definitive agreement under which funds affiliated with Blackstone Real Estate Income Trust, Inc. will acquire all outstanding shares of PAC for $25.00 per share in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $5.8 billion.
Vinson & Elkins served as underwriters’ counsel in connection with NETSTREIT Corp.’s public offering of 9,000,000 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $22.25 per share.
Vinson & Elkins released today its Antitrust Cartel Primer which provides companies and individuals operating in today’s global environment with a practical resource guide to help them navigate cartel investigations and follow-on litigation. The primer is divided into two parts: part one details government investigations and part two covers the civil procedures for when an individual plaintiff sues for damages.
Vinson & Elkins advised Ellington Financial Inc. in connection with an underwritten public offering of 4,400,000 shares of 6.250% Series B Fixed-Rate Reset Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Stock, with a liquidation preference of $25.00 per share, for gross proceeds of $110 million before deducting underwriting discounts and estimated offering expenses.
Vinson & Elkins advised New York Mortgage Trust, Inc. in a public offering of 3,000,000 shares of its 7.000% Series G Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Stock, liquidation preference $25.00 per share, for gross proceeds of $75 million.
Vinson & Elkins served as underwriters’ counsel in the public offering of common shares by CubeSmart and a senior notes offering by CubeSmart, L.P.
Vinson & Elkins advised Ellington Financial Inc. in connection with an underwritten public offering of 5,000,000 shares of common stock for total expected gross proceeds of $91.3 million, before underwriting fees and estimated offering expenses.
Vinson & Elkins partner Ephraim “Fry” Wernick has been named one of Law360’s 2021 Compliance MVPs for his recent work on transformational compliance representations.