Cleary Gottlieb Wins FinanceAsia's Korea Deal of the Year

December 10, 2007

Cleary Gottlieb won FinanceAsia’s Best Korea Deal of 2007 for its representation of Samsung Card and the selling shareholders in the $620 million IPO of Samsung Card. The publication noted this transaction, which is the first domestic IPO with an international tranche, as a “deal [that] pioneered a new issuance model that allows Korean and foreign investors to buy into the same domestically-traded pool of shares.” The award was announced December 10, 2007.

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