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Bloomberg to Host China Conference in New York

Features Carlyle Group Co-Founder and Managing Director David M.
Rubenstein; PWP Xerion Funds Partner Daniel J. Arbess; and the
U.S. Department of State’s Under Secretary of State for Economic
Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats
January 25th, 2012
Press Release

New York — As the Chinese stock market and speculation that the government is relaxing monetary policies to bolster economic growth makes headlines, the Bloomberg LINK China Conference will gather leading economists, investors and China-watchers to focus on the nation’s financial system and how the administration is managing the challenges of rapid economic growth.

Speakers at the Conference, which will take place at the New York Academy of Science on Wednesday, February 1, 2012, will look at inflation, dim-sum bonds and the Renminbi offshoring, China stocks, credit markets, banking, the real estate market on the mainland, and will offer insight into the ways investors are reacting to these challenges and the resulting responses.

Robert Bierman, head of Bloomberg LINK noted, “Momentum in China’s economy is slowing as the global debt crisis curbs growth and right now, its more important than ever to hear from the key players on doing business in China.”

Speakers include:

-Daniel J. Arbess, Partner, Perella Weinberg Partners Portfolio Manager, PWP Xerion Funds

-James Bacchus, Chair, Global Practice, Greenberg Traurig LLP

-Francisco G. Blanch, Head of Global Commodity Research, BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research

-Kevin T. Carter, Co-Founder and CEO, Baochuan Capital Management, LLC

-Michael Geoghegan, Former Group Chief Executive, HSBC Holdings Plc

-Robert D. Hormats, Under Secretary of State for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment, U.S. Department of State

-Stephen Leeb, Chairman and CIO, Leeb Capital Management

-Axel G. Merk, President and CIO, Merk Investments LLC

-David M. Rubenstein, Co-Founder and Managing Director, The Carlyle Group

-Gary Shilling, President, A. Gary Shilling & Co., In

Bloomberg New Energy Finance Names Top Deal-Makers of 2011

Clean Energy and Energy Smart Technologies League Tables reveal
new names leading the investors and advisors driving the shift

to a low-carbon economy
January 19th, 2012
Press Release

London and New York — Bloomberg New Energy Finance has today released its 2011league table results, which reveal the leading investors and service providers in clean energy and the energy smart technologies sectors. The list shows different leaders from the previous year in every single category, among them the US Federal Financing Bank in asset finance, UK-based Terra Firma Capital Partners in venture capital and private equity, and China-based Global Law Office in public markets.

The 2011 Clean Energy and EST League Tables are based on the largest database of financial transactions in these sectors. Figures released by Bloomberg New Energy Finance last week show that new investment worldwide hit a new record of $260bn in 2011, up 5% on 2010 and almost five times the total of $53.6bn in 2004. The league tables use the same authoritative database of transactions in the sector to identify the most active and innovative clean energy investors, project financiers, investment banks, and law firms.

Michael Liebreich, chief executive of Bloomberg New Energy Finance, said: “This is the seventh year we have prepared annual league tables showing the most active deal-makers in the sector. What is striking is the amount of change among the leading players, reflecting the turbulent year we have just been through in the clean energy sector.”

Bloomberg New Energy Finance is honouring 12 organisations as award winners, in venture capital and private equity, mergers and acquisitions, asset finance and public markets. The winners for 2011 are:
Asset Finance

Top Lead Arranger (by total $m amount)

-Federal Financing Bank (US)

Top Syndicated Lender (by total $m amount)

-NIBC (Netherlands)

Top Sponsor (by total $m amount)

-NRG Energy (US)

Legal Advisor (by total $m amount)

-Allen & Overy (UK)

Mergers & Acquisitions:
Top Acquirer

-EDF (France)

Venture Capital & Private Equity:

Top Investor by (by total $m deal credit)

-Terra Firma Capital Partners (UK)
Top Investor by Number of Disclosed Investments

-Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (US)

Acquisition Advisors:
Top M&A / VCPE Financial Advisor

-Credit Suisse (Switzerland)
Top M&A / VCPE Legal Advisor

-Linklaters (UK)

Public Markets:
Top Public Markets Lead Manager

-Morgan Stanley (US)
Top Public Markets Co-Lead Manager

-Essence Securities (China)
Top Public Markets Legal Advisor

-Global Law Office (China)

A White Paper showing much more detail on the 2011 League Tables is available for download here : https://www.bnef.com/free-publications/white-papers/

©2012 Bloomberg


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