QianHu

Associée

Paris + 33.1.56.59.38.37

Qian Hu conseille des institutions financières, des fonds d'investissement et des corporates sur les aspects réglementaires et transactionnels d'un large spectre d'opérations financières (produits dérivés, titrisations, pensions livrées/prêts de titres, portages, rachats d'actions, financements structurés, collateral management, etc). Elle possède une très forte expertise en matière de dérivés actions stratégiques, notamment utilisés dans le cadre d'opérations de M&A boursières, de financements de participations ou d'opérations de haut de bilan. Elle a conseillé de nombreuses opérations stratégiques emblématiques sur le marché européen. Elle est également très active en ESG derivatives, dérivés sur GOs, contrats financiers d'achat d'électricité (VPPAs), dérivés de crédit structurés, notamment conclus dans le cadre d'opérations de titrisation synthétique, d'opérations de gestion des besoins de fonds propres réglementaires ou de structuration de produits d'investissement gérés de manière dynamique.

Qian Hu a acquis une expérience importante dans l’accompagnement des clients institutionnels du Cabinet sur les problématiques liées aux nouvelles exigences réglementaires en Europe et aux Etats-Unis. A ce titre, elle assiste notamment de nombreux clients dans la mise en place de documents de reporting, de clearing et de collatéralisation de produits dérivés. Elle intervient également en matière de contentieux financiers et de management des pré-contentieux, notamment dans le cadre de la faillite de Lehman Brothers.

Qian Hu est un membre de la Commission Consultative "Marché" de l'Autorité des marchés financiers depuis 2020.

Avant de rejoindre le bureau parisien de Jones Day, Qian Hu a travaillé au sein des bureaux de Paris, Londres et Beijing d’un grand cabinet français. Lors de son séjour à Beijing, elle a assisté de nombreux clients français dans le cadre de leurs négociations avec les autorités chinoises (MOFCOM, SAIC, SAFE, PBOC, etc.). Elle a également assisté des clients français dans la création de JVs et dans la définition de stratégie de gestion de pré-contentieux avec des partenaires chinois.

Expérience

  • Arval Service Lease completes first securitization of French corporate auto leases with BNP Paribas as arranger, lead manager, and swap counterpartyJones Day acted as legal adviser of Arval Service Lease, as seller, and BNP Paribas, as arranger, lead manager, and swap counterparty, in connection with a €409.4 million French corporate auto lease receivables securitization through the French fonds commun de titrisation "FCT Pulse France 2022".
  • BNP Paribas issues €375 million Non-Dilutive Cash-Settled Zero Coupon Convertible Bonds linked to BNP Paribas sharesJones Day represented BNP Paribas, as issuer and sole bookrunner, in connection with the offering by BNP Paribas of €375 million Non-Dilutive Cash-Settled Zero Coupon Convertible Bonds due 2025 linked to BNP Paribas shares.
  • Crédit Immobilier de France Développement completes fifth public securitization transaction of residential loansJones Day acted as legal adviser of Crédit Immobilier de France group in its fifth public securitization of French residential loans of €570 million through the French fonds commun de titrisation "Harmony French Home Loans FCT 2022-1".
  • TDF Fibre obtains sustainable project financing to roll-out and operate fiber optic networks in FranceJones Day represented TDF Fibre, a joint venture between TDF SAS and the Caisse des dépôts et consignations, in connection with a €735 million credit facility to (i) refinance and finance the rollout and operation of four fiber optic networks located in low-density areas in the departments of Val d'Oise, Yvelines, Loir-et-Cher, Indre-et-Loire, and Maine-et-Loire and (ii) finance the acquisition of additional fiber optic networks in France.
  • Natixis and Goldman Sachs complete €1.5 billion first Green "use of proceeds" RMBS in France for BPCE groupJones Day acted as legal adviser to Natixis and Goldman Sachs Bank Europe SE, joint lead managers, and Natixis, interest rate swap counterparty, in connection with the securitization of French residential loans originated by the Banques Populaires and the Caisses d'Epargne through the French fonds commun de titrisation “BPCE Home Loans FCT 2021 Green UoP".
  • Procter & Gamble enters into two 15-year virtual power purchase agreements with EDPR for solar and wind energy in EUJones Day advised The Procter Gamble Company in entering into two 15-year virtual power purchase agreements (VPPAs) to purchase electricity and guarantees of origin (GOs) from solar and wind energy projects in the EU owned by a subsidiary of renewable energy developer EDP Renováveis, S.A. (EDPR).
  • BPCE group completes €750 million private French consumer loans securitizationJones Day advised BPCE and Unicredit Bank AG, as co-arrangers, and Natixis, as cap counterparty, on a securitization of French consumer loans originated by certain Banques Populaires and Caisses d’Epargne belonging to the BPCE group through the establishment of a French fonds commun de titrisation "BPCE Demeter Tria FCT".
  • Crédit Immobilier de France Développement completes fourth public securitization transaction of residential loansJones Day acted as legal adviser of Crédit Immobilier de France group in its fourth public securitization of French residential loans of €635 million through the French fonds commun de titrisation "Harmony French Home Loans FCT 2021-1".
  • Parkwind obtains financing for 257 MW Arcadis Ost 1 offshore wind farmJones Day advised Parkwind NV, an independent green energy company that develops, finances, and operates offshore wind farms, on the financing of the 257 MW Arcadis Ost 1 offshore wind farm.
  • ISDA publishes ISDA U.S. Renewable Energy Certificate AnnexJones Day advised the International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Inc. (ISDA) in the development of the ISDA U.S. Renewable Energy Certificate Annex (REC Annex) to enable market participants to efficiently sell and purchase renewable energy certificates (RECs) under the ISDA Master Agreement.
  • Crédit Immobilier de France (CIF) Group, BNP Paribas, and Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank complete STS SecuritizationJones Day advised Crédit Immobilier de France (CIF) Group and the arrangers, BNP Paribas and Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, on the French residential loans securitization made through the French fonds commun de titrisation "Private Harmony BTL 2021 FCT".
  • Berenberg, BNP Paribas, and TP ICAP Europe complete €87.3 million offering by Bigben Interactive of its inaugural senior conditionally secured bonds exchangeable into existing ordinary shares of NaconJones Day advised Berenberg, BNP Paribas, and TP ICAP Europe, as joint global coordinators and joint bookrunners, in connection with a €87.3 million offering by Bigben Interactive, a European player in video game development and publishing, in design and distribution of smartphone and gaming accessories as well as in audio products, of its inaugural senior conditionally secured bonds exchangeable into existing ordinary shares of Nacon due 2026.
  • Voltalia issues inaugural green bondsJones Day represented Voltalia in connection with its inaugural green bonds convertible into new shares and/or exchangeable for existing shares (OCEANEs Vertes) due 2025 for a nominal amount of approximately €200 million as well as within the implementation of its Green & Sustainability-linked Financing Framework.
  • Natixis and BofA Securities complete securitization transaction of French residential loansJones Day acted as legal adviser to Natixis and BofA Securities, Inc., joint lead managers, and Natixis, interest rate swap counterparty, in connection with the securitization of French residential loans originated by the Banques Populaires and the Caisses d'Epargne through the French fonds commun de titrisation “BPCE Home Loans FCT 2020".
  • Crédit Immobilier de France Développement completes third public securitization transaction of residential loansJones Day acted as legal adviser of Crédit Immobilier de France group in its third public securitization of residential loans of €670 million through the French fonds commun de titrisation "Harmony French Home Loans FCT 2020-2".
  • Consortium of senior creditors reprices €950 million of debt of Norther's offshore wind farmJones Day advised the consortium of senior creditors consisting of ABN AMRO Bank N.V., Belfius Bank SA/NV, BNP Paribas Fortis SA/NV, Coöperatieve Rabobank U.A., La Banque Postale, Nippon Life Insurance Company, SGBTCI, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Limited (London Branch), European Investment Bank, and EKF Danmarks Eksportkredit, in connection with the repricing of €950 million of debt, and the conversion, of Norther's offshore wind farm located approximately 50 kilometers off the Belgian coast.
  • Crédit Immobilier de France Développement completes second public securitization transaction of residential loansJones Day acted as legal adviser of Crédit Immobilier de France group in its second public securitization of residential loans through the French fonds commun de titrisation "Harmony French Home Loans FCT 2020-1".
  • BPCE completes €1 billion private French consumer loans asset-backed financingJones Day advised BPCE on a private French consumer loans assets-backed financing through the establishment of a French fonds commun de titrisation (FCT) with compartments (BPCE Demeter FCT).
  • Crédit Immobilier de France Développement completes first public securitization transaction of residential loansJones Day acted as legal adviser of Crédit Immobilier de France group in its first public securitization of residential loans through the French fonds commun de titrisation “Harmony French Home Loans FCT 2019-1” in connection with a portfolio of French residential loans of €710 million (US$792.8 million).
  • Natixis and BofA Merrill Lynch act as joint lead managers on French residential loans securitization BPCE Home Loans FCT 2019Jones Day acted as legal adviser of Natixis and BofA Merrill Lynch, joint lead managers, and Natixis, interest rate swap counterparty, in connection with the securitization of French residential loans originated by the Banques Populaires and the Caisses d'Epargne through the French fonds commun de titrisation “BPCE Home Loans FCT 2019”.
  • Interventions

    • 21 novembre 2018
      Séminaire sur les nouveaux contrats-cadre ISDA
    • November 21, 2018
      The New French/Irish Law Governed ISDA Master Agreements
    • 4 octobre 2018
      3ème Matinale Africaine de la Finance 2018
    • October 4, 2018
      3rd Africa Finance Breakfast
    • February 13, 2018
      Contrats-cadre de Produits Dérivés ISDA / FBF
    • May 15, 2017
      New FBF EMIR Compliant Collateral Documentation - Conference at the French banking federation
    • February 2, 2017
      Contrats-cadres de Produits Dérivés ISDA/FBF, Development Institute International