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Deals of the week - July 16 2012

Type of DealValueAcquirerTargetAdviser to acquirer (tax)Adviser to target (tax)
Acquisition$4.92 billionDentsuAegisLinklaters / Baker & McKenzieSlaughter and May / Sullivan & Cromwell
Acquisition$4.9 billionWellPointAmerigroupLinklatersSkadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom
Acquisition$4.1 billionIntelASMLGibson, Dunn & Crutcher / Morrison & FoersterDe Brauw Blackstone Westbroek / Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom
Acquisition$3.03 billionWalt Disney / HearstNBC Universal Media (A&E Television Networks)Davis Polk & Wardwell - Neil Barr
Acquisition$1.55 billionCampbell Soup Bolthouse Farms Davis Polk & Wardwell - Harry Ballan, Arie Rubenstein Kirkland & Ellis
Acquisition$620 millionThomson ReutersFX AllianceFried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson / Shearman & Sterling Kirkland & Ellis
Acquisition$207 millionAptarGroupStelmiBredin Prat - Pierre-Henri Durand / Hengeler Mueller / Uría MenéndezCMS Bureau Francis Lefebvre
Acquisition$173 millionPEYTO Exploration & Development Open Range Energy Stikeman Elliott
Acquisition$98 millionMadison Dearborn Partners QuickPlay Media Kirkland & Ellis Stikeman Elliott
Type of DealValueIssuer/BorrowerLead managers/arrangersAdviser to issuer/borrower (tax)Adviser to lead managers (tax)
Hybrid Project Financing $885 millionLínea Amarilla BNP Paribas / CitibankDavis Polk & Wardwell - Harry Ballan Mayer Brown / Rubio Leguía Normand / Xavier Bragança Advogados / SNR Denton / Miranda & Amado Abogados
Subordinated Notes Offer$512 millionWestpacANZ Securities / Deutsche Bank / J.P. Morgan / UBS / Westpac Institutional King & Wood Mallesons - Richard SnowdenFreehills
Notes Reopening$500 millionKorea Development Bank Barclays / Citigroup / KDB Asia / Standard Chartered / UBSCleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton Davis Polk & Wardwell
Guaranteed Bonds Offering$235 millionAVIC International BOCI Asia / Morgan Stanley Linklaters / Beijing Sunlight / Conyers Dill & PearmanDavis Polk & Wardwell - Alon Gurfinkel / Jingtian & Gongcheng

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