Commenting on the deal, Morgan Lewis partner Grigory Marinichev said: “We are delighted to have advised Natixis on this important transaction which demonstrates the confidence of international financial institutions in the Russian market.”
Mandated lead arrangers of the facility were (in alphabetic order): AO "ALFA-BANK", Sberbank CIB, Sociétéé Générale Group including Rosbank, and UBS Limited, with AO UniCredit Bank, acting as arranger.
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