ShineWing successfully assisted Yancoal Australia Ltd, Australia’s largest pure-play coal producer, on its Listing on the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited
[Hong Kong, Dec 2018] Yancoal Australia Ltd (Stock code: 3668) (“Yancoal Australia”) was successfully listed on the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited on 6 December 2018. Yancoal Australia is the Australia’s largest pure-play coal producer in terms of aggregate Coal Reserves and marketable coal production, and has been listed on the ASX since 2012. Its secondary listing in Hong Kong raised funds of around HK$1.4 billion.

The listing engagement of Yancoal Australia was successfully completed with the collaboration of ShineWing professional teams from Hong Kong and Australia, who acted as the joint reporting accountants. The engagement teams combined profound professional knowledge and industry experience across borders and worked collectively through effective communication, to facilitate a smooth and efficient IPO process. The successful listing of Yancoal Australia has fully embodied complementarity and synergy of efforts from the vast network of ShineWing International and our huge step forward in the global market.

This IPO project consisted of 3 joint sponsors, namely Morgan Stanley Asia Limited, CMB International Capital Limited and BOCI Asia Limited. Our cooperation with the internationally renowned sponsors underscored our enhanced service capabilities and breadth of services as a multidisciplinary professional services organization.

Yancoal Australia is also one of the first batch of firms seeking secondary listing in Hong Kong since the new Hong Kong’s listing reform in this April. Our ShineWing professionals keep abreast of the latest regulatory developments of the capital markets and are dedicated to help developed companies to complete dual listing at the desired jurisdictions to maximize the IPO value.

Mr. Zhang Ke, Chairman of ShineWing International, Mr. Luo Yucheng, Partner of ShineWing China, Mr. Liu Jingwei, Partner of ShineWing China, Mr. Chan Wing Kit, Engagement Partner of ShineWing Hong Kong, Mr. Rami Eltchelebi, Engagement Partner of ShineWing Australia and Mr. Blayney Morgan, Partner of ShineWing Australia attended the listing ceremony at the Exchange Exhibition Hall to share the joy of its successful listing together with the directors and senior management of Yancoal Australia as well as other professional parties.

We take this opportunity to sincerely thank Yancoal Australia, sponsors and all professional parties for their recognition and trust, as well as their full support and coordination during the listing process. We would also like to extend our heartfelt gratitude and appreciation to the teams of ShineWing for their dedication and hard work in this IPO project. We wish Yancoal Australia a prosperous future and continuing success in the industry.

Background of Yancoal Australia Limited
Since its incorporation in 2004, Yancoal Australia has developed into the largest Australian pure-play coal producer through both organic growth and a series of corporate acquisitions. It principally engaged in the production of thermal and metallurgical coal for use in the power generation and steel industries in Asian markets.