<em>The American Lawyer </em>notes Fried Frank's role in Rio Tinto's US$3.1b financing

The American Lawyer notes Fried Frank's role in Rio Tinto's US$3.1b financing

The American Lawyer reported the Firm’s representation of Rio Tinto International Holdings in its agreement with Ivanhoe Mines Ltd. under which Rio Tinto will provide financing of US$1.3b cash payment to Ivanhoe and a US$1.8b short-term finance loan for development of Ivanhoe’s Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold project in Mongolia. The deal appeared in the publication's "Canadian Big Deals" column. Leading the Fried Frank team were tax partner Robert Cassanos (NY) and corporate partners Jessica Forbes (NY) and Stuart Gelfond (NY).

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