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BOYANOV & Co. and Simmons & Simmons Join Forces to Launch Bulgaria for Crypto Reviewer

BOYANOV & Co. has joined forces with international law firm Simmons & Simmons to create the Bulgaria content for Crypto Reviewer enabling subscribers to search and analyse accurate, up-to-date information about key crypto regulatory developments. With over 25 jurisdictions currently included and more in the pipeline, Crypto Reviewer brings together best-in-class content delivering up-to-date legal […]

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Podcast: Реформата в особените залози

  В особен залог на политическите процеси в страната ли се превърна довеждането до край на реформата на особения залог Адв. Борислав Нотовски 

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Podcast: Ново тълкувателно решение на ВКС относно поръчителството

Ново тълкувателно решение на ВКС относно поръчителството   Адв. Георги Дренски 

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Podcast: Паралелен дълг – Част 2

  Паралелен дълг – Част 2 Адв. Дамян Симеонов 

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Podcast: Паралелен дълг – Част 1

  Паралелен дълг – Част 1 Адв. Дамян Симеонов 

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BOYANOV & Co. advised the European Investment Bank

  BOYANOV & Co. advised the European Investment Bank on increasing the financing of OLIVA AD made available pursuant to a Luxembourg law governed finance contract executed in 2017, to EUR 37,2 million, for the purposes of adding new components to the company’s project for the construction of a new edible oil processing plant and […]

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BOYANOV & Co. Top-ranked in Chambers Europe 2021

BOYANOV & Co. continues to be ranked in the highest Band 1 in Banking & Finance, Competition/Antitrust, Intellectual Property, Employment, and Real Estate by the most prestigious legal research company Chambers and Partners. These rankings reconfirm the firm’s excellence of its services and stable position in the Bulgarian legal market. A client recognises our firm […]

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BOYANOV & Co. advised J.P. Morgan and Wilmington Trust on the accession of a Bulgarian subsidiary of Alvogen in two facility agreements

BOYANOV & Co. advised J.P. Morgan and Wilmington Trust in their capacity as Agent and Security Agent in relation to the accession of the Bulgarian entity Alvogen Pharma Trading Europe EOOD as additional guarantor to loan agreements of a total amount of more than EUR 2 bln. The company is part of the Alvogen group […]

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BOYANOV & Co. Advised J.P. Morgan on the Financing of CEZ Bulgarian Business’ Acquisition by Eurohold

BOYANOV & Co. advised J.P. Morgan AG (as Initial Mandated Lead Arranger), BNY Mellon Corporate Trustee Services Limited (as General Security Agent), and DSK Bank AD (as Bulgarian Security Agent) on EUR 360 million facilities to Eastern European Electric Company B.V. (an indirect subsidiary of Eurohold Bulgaria – a major Bulgarian listed holding company) financing […]

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Are your Third-Party Arrangements Compliant with EBA Outsourcing Guidelines already?

Are you a compliance professional at a credit institution, a payment institution and electronic money (e-money) institution, or a third-party provider to such institution? If so, have a quick look at this compliance reminder with a view of the forthcoming deadline on 31 December 2021. On 30 September 2019, the European Banking Authority’s (“the EBA”) […]

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BOYANOV & Co. Advised OTP Bank Plc and DSK Bank AD on a Club Deal Financing of MET Renewables AG

BOYANOV & Co. advised OTP Bank Plc (Hungary) and DSK Bank AD (its Bulgarian subsidiary) on a EUR 27.6 million club deal financing of MET Renewables AG (Switzerland) for the acquisition from Enel (Italy) of a 42MW wind park in Northeast Bulgaria (one of the first and largest wind power plants in Bulgaria). MET Group is […]

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BOYANOV & Co. and KALO & ASSOCIATES Advised Albania Telecom Invest and One Telecommunications SHA

BOYANOV & Co. and KALO & ASSOCIATES advised Albania Telecom Invest (Bulgaria) (“ATI”) and One Telecommunications SHA (Albania) (“One”) on the refinancing of a EUR 48.5 million acquisition loan from First Investment Bank (Bulgaria) used by ATI in 2019 to acquire a controlling stake in One (previously Telekom Albania) from OTE. The refinancing loan is made by […]

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BOYANOV & Co. Continues to be Ranked Tier 1 Law Firm in All Practice Areas Researched by IFLR1000 for 2020

The firm has once again received the highest Tier 1 ranking in all practice areas researched by the IFLR1000 in Bulgaria – Banking & Finance, M&A, and Project development. One of the clients of BOYANOV & Co.’s Banking and Finance practice outlines the team’s “Professionalism, excellent knowledge of the matters of law, high responsibility and client-orienting approach” while another […]

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BOYANOV & Co. Advised Credit Suisse and Morgan Stanley

BOYANOV & Co. acted as Bulgarian legal advisor to Credit Suisse and Morgan Stanley as initial purchasers on the issuance of EUR 275 million secured notes by Standard Profil Automotive GmbH (Germany). Standard Profil Group is a leading supplier, established in 1977, producing sealing profiles for automotive manufacturers all around the world. The Group has a […]

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BOYANOV & Co. Advised Ideal Standard Vidima

BOYANOV & Co. advised Ideal Standard Vidima on a syndicated (club deal) EUR 65 million financing, provided by DSK Bank (EUR 45 million) and United Bulgarian Bank (EUR 25 million). The loan was secured mainly by a pledge of Ideal Standard Vidima’s going concern. Ideal Standard Vidima is part of the Ideal Standard International group (one […]

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BOYANOV & Co. Continues to be Ranked Tier 1 Law Firm in All Practice Areas

The firm continues to receive the highest Tier 1 ranking in all practice areas researched by the IFLR1000 in Bulgaria, Banking & finance, M&A, and Project development. Some of the client feedback for BOYANOV & Co. reads “The firm has always provided superb legal advice. They are hands on and cost sensitive. They offer a broad […]

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BOYANOV & Co advised Valea Foundation on the acquisition of important minority package in First Investment Bank

Our M&A and Corporate Partner Yordan Naydenov advised Valea Foundation on all Bulgarian law aspects of the acquisition of a minority package in the capital of FIBank (No. 5 in terms of assets on the Bulgarian banking market). On July 2, 2020, FIBank announced the successful completion of the capital increase procedure, where all newly […]

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BOYANOV & Co. Top-Ranked in The Legal 500 EMEA 2020

BOYANOV & Co. continues to lead the legal market in Bulgaria according to the 2020 edition of The Legal 500 EMEA where the firm received the highest Tier 1 ranking in 10 practice areas: Banking, Finance and Capital Markets, Commercial, Corporate and M&A, Dispute Resolution, Energy and Natural Resources, EU and Competition, Healthcare and Life […]

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New Law on Amendments to the Emergency Act

On 9 April 2020 a Law on Amendments to the Emergency Act was published in the State Gazette. Art. 6 was amended to read as follows: „Until the revocation of the emergency status in the case of a delay of payment by private persons – debtors under loan agreements or agreements for other forms of financings (factoring, […]

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COVID-19 Related Payment Moratorium on Financings

  (“May you live in interesting times” – Chinese proverb) The COVID-19 pandemic has multiple effects on the economy. Many businesses struggle to survive and are or may become unable to service their bank debt in the same way as they did before the outbreak of the pandemic. Governments and central banks around the world […]