Esin Attorney Partnership, a member firm of Baker McKenzie International, advised ING Group's Turkish subsidiary ING Bank A.Ş. (ING Bank Turkey) on a syndicated loan obtained for general trade finance purposes. The firm advised ING Bank A.Ş. on a €462.5 million and US$12 million dual currency term loan agreement between ING Bank A.Ş. and a syndicate of 22 major international and Turkish banks. The Mandated Lead Arrangers included the Bank of America Merrill Lynch International Limited, Barclays Bank PLC, Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi UFJ, Turkey A.Ş., Citibank N.A.(London Branch), J.P. Morgan Limited, Standard Chartered Bank, Goldman Sachs International, Mizuho Bank, Ltd. and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation. The deal was closed on July 4, 2017.
The team was led by partner and head of the Banking & Finance, Muhsin Keskin, with support from associate Erdi Yıldırım.