Experience
Ms. Angela Ho has extensive experience from her many years in the legal and finance fields.  Her cases include the following roles:

         
 

Initial Public Offerings

     
 
    • As company's lawyer for listing of Hi-Level Technology Holdings Limited on GEM in December 2015
    • As companyís lawyer for listing of Goldenmars Technology Holdings Limited on GEM on 9 September 2013
    • As sponsor's lawyer for listing of UKF (Holdings) Limited on GEM on 24 August 2012
    • As sponsor's lawyer for listing of China Print Power Group Limited on Main Board in July 2011
    • As sponsor's lawyer for listing of Carpenter Tan Holdings Limited on Main Board in December 2009
    • As sponsor for listing of A & K Educational Software Holdings on GEM in August 2004
    • As sponsor for listing of Vertex Communications & Technology Group Limited on GEM in October 2002
    • As co-sponsor for H-share listing of Mudan Automobile Shares Company Limited on GEM in December 2001
    • As joint sponsor for listing of First Mobile Group Holdings Limited on GEM in December 2000
    • As company's lawyer for listing of Yip's Pota International Company Limited on Main Board in January 1997
    • As company's lawyer for listing of Lee & Man Handbags Holding Limited on Main Board in May 1997
    • As sponsor's lawyer for listing of Solartech Internationals Holdings Limited on Main Board in December 1996
 
         
 

Debt Issues (All as legal adviser)

 
 
    • Issue of HK$120 million convertible bonds
    • Issue of US$35,000,000, 9.25% guaranteed notes due 2010 by a listed company
    • Issue of US$150 million guaranteed convertible bonds by a listed company
    • Issue of US$160 million 3.25% convertible preference shares by a listed company
    • Issue of US$80 million guaranteed bonds by a listed company
    • Securitization of accounts receivables of HK$540 million
 
         
 

Warrants and Rights Issues

     
 
    • As legal adviser of an energy group for Issue of Unlisted Warrants, amount raised HK$799 million
    • As legal adviser of rights issue, amount raised HK$101 million
    • As financial adviser and underwriter of rights issue for a listed company; amount raised: HK$7.6 million
    • As financial adviser and underwriter of rights issues for a listed company in home appliances retail business; amount raised: HK$48.6 million
    • As legal adviser for Issue of warrants for a listed company; amount raised: HK$473 million
 
         
 

Share Placements

     
 
    • As financial adviser and placing agent for placement of shares for a listed company; amount raised: HK$130 million
    • As financial adviser and placing agent for placement of shares for a listed company; amount raised: HK$51 million
 
         
 

Takeovers

     
 
    • As legal adviser of the sole subscriber in relation to the share subscription of $1billion and application for whitewash waiver of an information technology investment company listed in Hong Kong
    • As legal adviser for share subscription of $480million and placement of convertible bonds in the amount of $430 million of a listed company in the business of exploitation and trading natural resources
    • As legal adviser for share and convertible bond subscription of $2.5billion and application for whitewash waiver of a financial investment company listed in Hong Kong
    • As legal adviser of offeree in the business of industrial engineering
    • As legal adviser of offeror in the business of operating an oilfield
    • As legal adviser of offeree in the business of travel agency
    • As legal adviser of offeree in the business of manufacturing pipeline
    • As financial adviser of offerors for GO of a listed company in the media business
    • As financial adviser of offerors for GO of China Strategic Holdings Ltd.
    • As financial adviser and placing agent of offeror for GO of a listed company
    • As financial adviser for share subscription of $150 million and application for whitewash of a listed company
    • As financial adviser for the debt restructuring of a listed company
    • As legal adviser to implement a schemes of arrangement for a listed company
    • As legal adviser for the debt restructuring of a listed company
    • As legal adviser in the takeover of a listed company in which a GO was made
 
         
 

Resumption

     
 
    • As lawyer for the resumption of Cypress Jade Agricultural Holdings Limited (875)
    • As lawyer for the resumption of Shenyang Public Utility Holdings Co. Ltd (747), the first Main Board listed H-share company successfully obtaining a resumption after reaching stage 4 of the delisting process
    • As lawyer for the restructuring and reorganization of Skyfame Realty (Holdings) Ltd.(59)
    • As lawyer for the white knight in the resumption of Ocean Grand Chemicals Holdings Limited (2882), which has successfully obtained a resumption after reaching stage 3 of the delisting process
    • First as financial adviser, then as lawyer for eCyberChina Holdings Limited (254), the first company successfully obtained a resumption after reaching stage 4 of the delisting process.
    • As lawyer for the restructuring and reorganization of the holding company and the 24 subsidiaries of the UDL, and has successfully obtained the court approval to stop over 30 banks and corporations from winding-up the group
    • As lawyer for the Dongjiang Water Project which was invested by Guandong Investment Limited and led by Wang QiShan and Wu Jie Si
 
         
  Acquisitions of mines and energy related companies    
 
    • As legal adviser of a listed company for an acquisition of a titanium dioxide and iron mine in ShanXi in the PRC for a consideration of HK$1,680,000,000
    • As legal adviser of a listed company for an acquisition of a gold mine in HeNan in the PRC for a consideration of HK$1,380,000,000
    • As legal adviser of a listed company for an acquisition of a gold mine in YunNan in the PRC for a consideration of RMB335,000,000
    • As legal adviser of a listed company for an acquisition of a coal mine in Shanxi in the PRC for a consideration of HK$720,000,000
    • As legal adviser of a listed company for an acquisition of a gold mine in Inner Mongolia in the PRC for a consideration of HK$319,996,500
    • As legal adviser of a listed company for an acquisition of a copper and molybdenum mine in Inner Mongolia in the PRC for a consideration of HK$300,000,000
    • As legal adviser of a listed company for an acquisition of an Oil & Gas company in the PRC for a consideration of HK$218,000,000
    • Issued a report in relation to an acquisition of a mine in Heilongjiang in the PRC
    • Advised on an acquisition of mine transaction in Suriname
    • As legal adviser of a listed company for an acquisition of a coalbed methane mine
 
         
 

Other Acquisitions

     
 
    • As legal adviser of a listed company for an acquisition of an agricultural business in the PRC for a consideration of HK$143 million
    • As legal adviser of a listed company to acquire a beauty technology from a Korean company for a consideration of HK$360 million
    • As legal adviser of a listed company for an acquisition of a money lending business in HK
    • As legal adviser of a listed company for an acquisition of a cordyceps manufacturing business in the PRC
    • As legal adviser of a listed company for an acquisition of a paper factory in the PRC
    • As legal adviser of a U.S. fund for an acquisition of a hospital chain in the PRC
    • As legal adviser of a listed company for an acquisition of cemetery companies in the PRC
 
 

Insolvency & Restructuring

     
 
    • Advised a listed company for winding up of its insolvent subsidiary and appointing provisional liquidators of its insolvent subsidiary
    • Advised a subsidiary of a Japan listed company to enforce an arbitral award and petition to wind up its debtor
    • Advised a listed company for restructuring of its bridge loan at the amount of HK$220 million
 
         
 

Other Corporate Transactions

     
 
    • As legal adviser of a listed company for an open offer, amount raised HK$60 million
    • As legal adviser of a listed company for a disposal of a digital television business at approximately HK$360 million
    • As legal adviser of a listed company for a disposal of a sale of fabric, garment and accessories business at approximately HK$50 million
    • As legal adviser of a client for a disposal of a beverage company in TianJin in the PRC
    • As legal adviser of a listed company for a general offer at approximately HK$342 million
    • As legal adviser of a listed company for a disposal of a shopping mall in Inner Mongolia in the PRC
    • As financial adviser of Ocean Grand Holdings Ltd. for its spin-off of Ocean Grand Chemicals Holdings Ltd.
    • A red-chip company (as legal adviser)
      - Acquisition of shares in a property company
      - Connected transaction to acquire equity interests in a hotel
      - Reduction of share premium account
    • A project developer (as legal adviser)
      - Acquisition of 3 hotels located in different parts of the world and 181 units of services apartment
      - Re-domicile
      - Acted in its purchase of interest in a company holding a resort in Vietnam
    • A listed company (as legal adviser)
      - Sale and purchase of a transport company
      - Settlement agreement of shares where shares are issued in satisfaction of debts of the Group
      - Reduction of par value of shares and amendments of bye-laws and adoption of share option scheme
    • Acted for an investor in its acquisition of shares in a property management company
    • Acted for a premium products manufacturing company in the sale of its shares
 
 

Taiwan Listing Experiences

     
 
    • As legal adviser of rights issues, local convertible bonds issuance and issuerís counsel advising Hong Kong legal issues for listing of a company manufacturing and distributing of casting products of ductile iron casting and gray cast iron on Taiwan Stock Exchange;
    • As sponsorís counsel advising Hong Kong legal issues for listing of Gourmet Master Co. Ltd. (TPE2723) on Taiwan Stock Exchange
    • As sponsorís counsel advising Hong Kong legal issues for listing of Parade Technologies, Ltd. (TWO4966) on GreTai Securities Market
    • As issuerís counsel advising Hong Kong legal issues for listing of On-Bright Electronics Incorporated (TWO4947) on GreTai Securities Market
    • As issuerís counsel advising Hong Kong legal issues for listing of Eastern Technologies Holding Limited (TPE5225) on Taiwan Stock Exchange
    • As issuerís counsel advising Hong Kong legal issues for listing of Airmate (Cayman) International Co. Limited on Taiwan Stock Exchange
    • As issuerís counsel advising Hong Kong legal issues for listing of a Bio-technology company on Taiwan Stock Exchange
    • As sponsorís counsel advising Hong Kong legal issues for listing of a catering and beverage company on GreTai Securities Market
    • As sponsorís counsel advising Hong Kong legal issues for listing a salt industry company on Taiwan Stock Exchange
 

Angela Ho and Associates also provide legal assistance on matters such as conveyancing and tenancy, intellectual property rights, litigation, and providing advice on general commercial matters.

 
Copyright © 2008 Angela Ho & Associates. All Rights Reserved.