Advice on US $8.5bn Ambatovy Project Financing in Madagascar

Ambatovy Project financing, Madagascar
Ambatovy Project financing, Madagascar
Courtesy | Sherrit International

Since the inception of the Ambatovy Project in Madagascar in 2003, JWF team has advised on the real estate and permitting aspects of its US $8.5bn investment in Madagascar with the client reaching financial close for $2.2bn of project financing. We continue to advise the project on extensive land acquisition programme, preparation for and conduct of a compulsory purchase programme, advising on the law of large mining investments, (LGIM). We also ensure local law conformity with the international financing agreements, negotiating with key strategic partners, analysing risk and developing risk mitigation strategies.

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