Holland & Knight Represents ICBC on PEMEX’s $8 Billion Financing
MEXICO CITY (July 10, 2019) – Holland & Knight represented the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) in Petróleos Mexicanos' (PEMEX) recent financing totaling $8 billion, where ICBC acted as part of a syndicated lenders party.
The transaction was divided into a senior unsecured syndicated term loan facility agreement for an amount up to $2.5 billion and a senior unsecured syndicated revolving credit facility agreement for an amount up to $5.5 billion. The agreements were executed on June 28.
Mizuho Bank, Ltd. acted as administrative agent and global coordinator. HSBC Securities (USA), Inc. and JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. acted as global coordinators.
ICBC is the largest bank in China and the largest bank in the world by total assets.
The Holland & Knight team assisting ICBC was led by partner Alejandro Landa and included partner Guillermo Uribe Lara and associate Jorge E. González Carlini. They were assisted by paralegal Luis D. González Rico.