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PETI #30, LEVEL 19, WEST BLOCK, WISMA SELANGOR DREDGING, 142-C JALAN AMPANG, 50450 KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA
Tel:
Work +60 3 2713 6050
Fax:
Fax +60 3 2713 6052
Email:
Web:
www.wongbehtoh.com
Kuala Lumpur, Sungai Petani

Malaysia

Capital markets
Capital markets - ranked: tier 2

Wong Beh & Toh

Praised for its 'in-depth legal knowledge, committed approach and willingness to always go the extra mile to add value', Wong Beh & Toh's department counts equity capital markets as a particular strength; it has a large corporate client base. Cynthia Toh acted for Wegmans Furniture Industries on its IPO on the ACE Market of Bursa Malaysia, giving it a market capitalisation of RM145m; she also advised PMB Technology on its rights issuance of convertible loan stocks to raise RM200m. Yeap Lin Lin is also very active in the space.

Leading individuals

Cynthia Toh - Wong Beh & Toh

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Corporate and M&A
Corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 3

Wong Beh & Toh

Counting CAB Cakaran, Eastern & Oriental, AWC and Sunzen Biotech among its clients, Wong Beh & Toh's practice is complemented by the firm's strength in equity capital markets. Cynthia Toh acted for Seacera Group on its purchase of a 70% stake in Teras Sari Resources from LT Century Development and LTC Holdings, and Yeap Lin Lin advised Asia Knight on its RM48m purchase of a 60% stake in Rapid Growth Technology.

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