2nd Floor, The AXIS
26 Bank Street, Cybercity
Managing Partner: Iqbal Rajahbalee
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Number of lawyers: 30+
Languages: English, French
Network memberships : Africa Legal Network (ALN)
BLC Robert is the leading independent full-service business law firm in Mauritius. The firm has 8 partners and over 30 locally and internationally trained fee earners serving a diverse client base including regional and multinational companies, global financial institutions and funds, public sector bodies amongst others. The firm is a member of ALN, the leading integrated network of law firms in Africa.
Corporate & Commercial:
Acted as legal advisor to AEGIDE DOMITYS and 2Futures on the €58.5 million structuring and capital raise for the construction of Le Domaine de Grand-Baie. The innovative nature of the capital structure comprised equity, a structured bond issue of multiple tranches, maturities and security status and a syndicated loan facility, required expert advice and bespoke drafting of the transaction documents.
Banking & Finance
Acted as Mauritian counsel to BPCE IOM on the sale of its entire shareholding in Banque des Mascareignes to Banque Central Populaire, advising on the regulatory and corporate aspects of the sale.
Acted as Mauritian advisor to Grit Real Estate Income Group Limited (“Grit”) in respect of its listing on the Official List of the London Stock Exchange (“LSE”), making Grit the only Mauritian company listed on the LSE.
Acted for Mastercard before the Competition Commission following investigations and recommendations made by the Executive Director of the Commission on the level of Issuer Interchange Fee set by Mastercard for Point of Sales transactions in Mauritius.
Financial Services Regulatory
Assisted on the setting up of Mediterrania Capital III, L.P., a Mauritius domiciled fund with a target size of USD 300 million and focusing its investments in Northern African countries.
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