Our Team has been at the Heart of Some of the Most Transformative Global Transactions


Largest Ever Public M&A Offer in Global Mining Sector

Lead defence adviser to Rio Tinto against BHP Billiton's unsolicited hostile offer, the largest ever proposed transaction in the mining sector


Lead Hostile Buyside Adviser to First Quantum

Lead adviser to First Quantum on its acquisition of Inmet in the largest hostile mining transaction in the last six years


Recapitalisation of Anglo American

Refinancing in the face of a hostile approach from Xstrata through a $2.0Bn senior notes offering and $1.7Bn convertible notes offering


Strategic Adviser to China Minmetals

Ground-breaking offer for Canada’s Noranda: largest outbound Chinese public takeover offer


Adviser to Fortescue Metals Group

Record high-yield bond offering to finance greenfield rail, port and mining project in Western Australia


Lead Defence Adviser to WMC Resources

Defence against unsolicited offer from Xstrata and ultimate sale to BHP: Australia’s largest cash offer