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Raymond Tong

Raymond Tong


Raymond Tong

Raymond Tong is a capital markets Partner in our Singapore office and is widely regarded as one of Singapore's leading capital markets lawyers.

Raymond advises on both domestic and international matters and has worked on some of the most high-profile ECM deals across South East Asia in recent years.

  • Maybank Investment Bank Berhad, CIMB Investment Bank Berhad, Credit Suisse, Goldman Sachs and Standard Chartered as joint bookrunners on the international law aspects of the listing of UMW Oil & Gas Corp. Bhd. on Bursa Malaysia, the largest Malaysian IPO in 2013
  • KrisEnergy on its listing on the Singapore Stock Exchange. This deal is the first E&P company listed in Singapore after the SGX had issued a public consultation on the proposed new listing rules for oil and gas companies which have now come into effect
  • Religare Capital Markets (RCM) as placement agent on the placement of new shares by Swiber Holdings Limited. This transaction is RCM's first primary block trade in Singapore for a company listed on the SGX-ST
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Career and qualifications

  • University of Nottingham (Bachelor of Laws with Honours) 1990
  • Admitted as an advocate and solicitor in Singapore 1993
  • WongPartnership LLP 2000
  • Admitted as a solicitor in England & Wales 2009
  • Joined Clifford Chance as a Partner 2010

Professional bodies

  • The Law Society of Singapore
  • The Singapore Academy of Law
  • The Law Society of England and Wales
  • Member of the Corporate Practice Committee with the The Law Society of Singapore

Awards and citations

  • Capital markets partner Raymond Tong is praised as being "excellent". 
    IFLR 2014
  • Raymond Tong is one of the top names in the market for equity capital markets work. Sources note that he is a very "good guy to have on difficult deals" and also highlight that "his strength is that in addition to understanding Singaporean law, he has a thorough understanding of our business."
    Chambers 2013