Quinton Tse

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Quinton Tse is an associate in Appleby’s Hong Kong office and a member of the Corporate department. His practice focuses primarily on commercial and corporate finance, including advising on private and public offerings of debt and equity and project financing for private and listed companies. He recently completed a 12 month secondment in Appleby’s Cayman Islands office in 2020.

Quinton joined Appleby in February 2016 and was admitted as a solicitor in New South Wales, Australia in 2016. He is a member of the Law Society of New South Wales.

Quinton is fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin.

EXPERTISE:

  • Acting for Ying Hai Group Holdings Company Limited in relation to its listing on GEM of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, with gross proceeds of approximately HKD72 million.
  • Advising SOCAM Development Limited in respect of a tender offer of its outstanding USD181,585,000 6.25% senior notes due 2020.
  • Advising SOCAM Development Limited in respect of a tender offer of its outstanding USD280,000,000 6.25% senior notes due 2020.
  • Advising Cathay Pacific MTN Financing Limited in respect of the USD2,000,000,000 Medium Term Note Programme by Cathay Pacific MTN Financing (HK) Limited as issuer.
  • Advising Swire Pacific MTN Financing Limited in respect of the 2019 update of the USD5,000,000,000 medium term note programme by Swire Pacific MTN Financing Limited as original issuer and Swire Pacific MTN Financing (HK) Limited as issuer.
  • Advising Times China Holdings Limited on its tap issuance of guaranteed senior notes with an aggregate principal amount of up to USD100,000,000 (to be consolidated and form a single class with the US$400,000,000 6.75% Senior Notes due 2023 issued on 16 July 2019).
  • Advising Times China Holdings Limited on its issuance of guaranteed senior notes with an aggregate principal amount of up to USD400,000,000 issued on 16 July 2019.
  • Advising The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited whereby, among other lenders, The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited agreed to make available to Sunac China Holdings Limited a term loan facility in the aggregate amount of USD280 million, which subject to the accession by any banks or financial institutions to the Facility Agreement pursuant to the terms thereunder will be increased to an aggregate amount of not exceeding USD400 million.
  • Acting for Kelfred Holdings Limited in relation to its listing on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange with gross proceeds of approximately HKD125 million.
  • Acting for Precious Dragon Technology Holdings Limited in relation to its listing by way of introduction of the entire issued share capital of the Company on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange by way of spin-off.
  • Acting for TS WONDERS HOLDING LIMITED in relation to its listing on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, with net proceeds of approximately HKD68.2 million.
  • Acting for TIME INTERCONNECT TECHNOLOGY LIMITED in relation to its listing on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, with net proceeds of approximately HKD127.7 million.
  • Advising the creditors of PT Bumi Resources on its USD4.5 billion global debt restructuring from a Cayman law perspective, which was awarded “Finance Deal of the Year: Insolvency and Restructuring” at the Asia Legal Awards 2018.
  • Advising Asian Development Bank as Cayman counsel in relation to a USD200m project financing deal with China Water Affairs Group Limited, aimed at improving wastewater management and increasing people’s access to clean and reliable water supply in the People’s Republic of China.
  • Advising Haitong International Securities Company Limited as BVI counsel relation to the provision of HKD2.4B facilities to a Singapore borrower for the acquisition of Tai United Holdings Limited, a Hong Kong-based investment holding company principally engaged in the trading of metal-related commodities.
  • Advising China Development Bank Corporation Dalian Branch as Bermuda counsel in a USD26 million facility to CNG Glass (Nigeria) Fze. (incorporated in Ogun Guangdong Free Trade Zone of Nigeria and a subsidiary of China Glass Holdings Limited) for the purpose of financing the construction of a glass production facility in Nigeria as part of its strategy of investing and developing the African markets under the OBOR policy.
  • Advising China Huarong Macau (HK) Investment Holdings Limited as Cayman counsel in a HKD437m convertible bond subscription issued by Freeman Fintech Corporation Limited, an investment holding company that offers securities and options trading, insurance brokerage, financing, and other related services.
  • Acting for Kin Shing Holdings Limited in relation to its listing on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, with gross proceeds of approximately HKD142.5 million.
  • Acting for Wealthy Way Group Limited in relation to its listing on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, with gross proceeds of approximately HKD200 million.
  • Acting for Win Win Way Construction Holdings Ltd in relation to its listing on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, with gross proceeds of approximately HKD128 million.
  • Acting for Transtech Optelecom Science Holdings Limited in relation to its listing on the Growth Enterprise Market of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, with gross proceeds of approximately HKD104.79 million.
  • Acting for Asia Pioneer Entertainment Holdings Limited in relation to its listing on the GEM Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, with gross proceeds of approximately HKD90 million.

Education:

  • University of Technology, Sydney (Australia)

Updates

14 Apr 2020 | Deals

Appleby advises GLP’S strategic investment partnership with China Merchants Group

Appleby acted as Cayman Islands and BVI counsel to GLP in relation to its establishment of a strateg...

Contributors: Quinton Tse
31 Jul 2019 | News

Appleby sees listing deal value total increase to record HKD15.5 billion in the first half year of 2019

Leading offshore law firm Appleby’s Hong Kong office has set its highest record yet for deal value...

1 Mar 2019 | Deals

Appleby acts as BVI and Bermuda Counsel to InfraRed NF in its USD 92.2 million mezzanine financing deal

Appleby Hong Kong acted as BVI and Bermuda counsel to InfraRed NF, a Hong Kong-based joint venture b...

Contributors: Karina Li, Quinton Tse
21 Feb 2019 | News

Continual Growth: Appleby advises on 51 HKEX listings in 2018 totalling an impressive HKD 9.5 billion

For the third year running, leading offshore law firm Appleby’s Hong Kong office set a record for ...

23 Mar 2018 | News

Appleby Wins ‘Finance Deal of the Year’ at Asia Legal Awards 2018

Appleby Wins 'Finance Deal of the Year' at Asia Legal Awards 2018 23 March2018 Leading offshore ...

Contributors: Malcolm Moller, Quinton Tse

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