A&O, Linklaters and Slaughters lead as RBS floats Direct Line

Freedman, Joshua
September 2012
Lawyer (Online Edition);9/14/2012, p12
Trade Publication
The article reports on the plan of the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) to float Direct Line Insurance PLC in one of the biggest initial public offering (IPO) of 2012 in Scotland. It states that Linklaters partner Dan Schuster-Woldan has taken the role for joint global co-ordinators Goldman Sachs & Co. and Morgan Stanley & Co. Inc. and joint bookrunner UBS AG. It notes that Linklaters are both on RBS' legal panel, which is the subject of a review.


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