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Weil Wins Finance Deal of the Year: Acquisitions at 2021 Asia Legal Awards

Weil has been recognized for its work on the $3.5 billion leveraged financing for the $8.7 billion take-private of 58.com Inc., which was named “Finance Deal of the Year: Acquisitions” at the 2021 Asia Legal Awards. Weil advised Mr. Jinbo Yao, the Chairman of the Board and CEO of 58.com Inc., on the landmark transaction.

Weil was also recognized for its work on the following shortlisted transactions:

  • TMT Deal of the Year – Huya and DouYu's $6 billion Merger
  • M&A Deal of the Year: South & Southeast Asia – Aviva Singapore's $2 billion Merger with SingLife

The Asia Legal Awards celebrate the best work in the region by identifying the most important transactions and cases with the most complex and outstanding legal work in Asia.

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