Daily News: March 3, 2014

Hastings Advises CDH on $40MM China Gold Mine Buy

Paul Hastings announced it is advising CDH Investments on the $40 million acquisition of a 20% interest in the Eastern Dragon project, a gold mine in Heilongjiang Province, China, from Eldorado Gold Corp.

Hastings has previously advised CDH on a number of its investments, including in the HK$850 million ($109 million) convertible bond offering issued by Hong Kong-listed Man Wah Holdings Limited in 2013, and the subscription of HK$250 million ($32 million) convertible bonds issued by Hong Kong-listed Tse Sui Luen Jewellery (International) Limited in 2012.

The Paul Hastings team is being led by capital markets partners Vivian Lam and Nan Li, managed by of counsels Fang Pei and Qian Hu, with support from associates Celia Chau and Erika Wan.