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Sidley Advises First Quantum Minerals on Its Issuance of US$2.2 Billion of Senior Notes and Related Tender Offers

Sidley advised First Quantum Minerals Ltd. on its issuance of US$1.1 billion Senior Notes Due 2023 and US$1.1 billion Senior Notes Due 2025, the proceeds of which were used to fund its tender offers in respect of US$1.47 billion of existing notes, for redemptions of various series of existing notes and to repay certain term loan and revolving credit debt. 

Toronto Stock Exchange listed First Quantum Minerals Ltd. is a leading international mining and metals company engaging in exploration, mine development and production, with a portfolio of mining assets located in Argentina, Australia, Finland, Mauritania, Panama, Peru, Spain, Turkey and Zambia.

Sidley's London-based Capital Markets team comprised partner Noel Hughes and associates Christianne Williams, Albert Aharonian and Kostian Ciko.