Appleby advised Petropavlovsk PLC in connection with the company’s refinancing which completed on 18 March 2015. All of the 3,102,923,272 new ordinary shares in the company and the US$100m new bonds issued by the company’s Jersey subsidiary have now been issued. The Appleby team was led by corporate partner Andrew Weaver and assisted by senior associate Danny Cole. Appleby worked closely with the London corporate team of Norton Rose Fulbright. Petropavlovsk PLC was the second largest producer of gold in Russia in 2013 and is listed on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange.