Press Release

Morgan Lewis Advising Pioneer Capital Invest on Acquisition of Asian-Pacific Bank

Monday, September 20, 2021

MOSCOW, September 20, 2021: Morgan Lewis is advising Kazakh investment company Pioneer Capital Invest on the acquisition of JSC Asian-Pacific Bank from the Central Bank of the Russian Federation (Bank of Russia). The firm is advising the client on all aspects of the transaction, including legal due diligence, transaction documentation and regulatory filings.

The Morgan Lewis team advising Pioneer Capital Invest includes partner Artem Tamaev and associates Emil Shagiakhmetov, Andrey Shevchuk, Philip Korotin, and Andrey Ignatenko, with relationship support from partner Aset Shyngyssov.

For further details, read Bank of Russia’s announcement.