India's largest lender, the State Bank of India (SBI), advised by Amarchand and Allen & Overy, has issued $1.25 billion worth of bonds on the Singapore Exchange.
New Delhi-based law firm Singh & Associates has entered into a non-exclusive alliance with Guangzhou firm Guangda Law Firm.
Krishan Malhotra will be the new northern region tax head for Amarchand's Delhi office.
Allen & Overy, which commissioned the YouGov survey of Indian businesses and law firms, hopes to reawaken the dormant liberalization debate.
As the descendants of its founder gradually cede control, India's largest law firm prepares for a more competitive future.
Paku Khan is joining from Amarchand & Mangaldas & Suresh A. Shroff where he was a director in the competition practice. Khan, who practiced in Ireland for several years, advises Indian companies on overseas antitrust issues.
Indian law firm Amarchand & Mangaldas & Suresh A. Shroff Co. has launched an office in Ahmedabad, India's sixth-largest city. The new office forms part of the firm's plan to double in size by 2017.
Indian law firm Khaitan & Co. has hired corporate partner Ganesh Prasad in Bangalore and dispute resolution partner Raj Panchmatia in Mumbai. Prasad and Panchmatia join from Amarchand & Mangaldas & Suresh A. Shroff & Co. and Udwadia & Udeshi, respectively.
Mumbai law firm AZB & Partners is acting on Tech Mahindra Ltd.'s $1 billion buyout of the former Satyam Computer Services Ltd., which it bought in 2009 following an accounting scandal.
A significant amount of yen is flowing into Southeast Asia as Japanese companies seek growth outside the country. The lawyers aren't far behind.