Kaplan Inc.’s acquisition of the entire issued share capital of Red Marker Pty Ltd.

Jones Day has advised Kaplan Inc. in its acquisition of the entire issued share capital of Red Marker Pty Ltd. A giant in the global professional education industry, the Florida-headquartered Kaplan, which has annual revenue of around $US2 billion ($2.6 billion), plans to roll out Red Marker’s Artemis system to more than 1 million students […]

Rubik Financial Limited’s $68 million scheme of arrangement with Swiss software group Temenos

Gilbert + Tobin has advised Rubik Financial Limited (Rubik) on a scheme of arrangement with Temenos Group AG (Temenos). If the scheme is implemented, Temenos will acquire all of the shares in Rubik for $0.1667 cash per share, which represents a 52% premium to Rubik’s last closing price before the announcement. The offer price values […]

carsales.com Ltd’s acquisition of DeMotores

Arnold Bloch Leibler (ABL) has advised carsales.com Ltd on its acquisition of DeMotores, the operator of automotive classified websites in Argentina, Colombia and Chile. carsales.com Limited has acquired 100% of the DeMotores online business which was owned by an entity controlled by S.A. La Nacion, one of the largest media companies in Argentina. The transaction […]

Opteon Property Group’s forming a new corporate structure

Arnold Bloch Leibler (ABL) has acted for a number of the members of the Opteon Property Group (Opteon) in the amalgamation of the Opteon business as it prepares for further expansion. As reported in The Australian Financial Review, Opteon, a national provider of property valuation and advisory services, is reorganising its group structure and forming […]

Hankook Tire’s acquisition of JAX Tyres

Gilbert + Tobin is advising Korean headquartered Hankook Tire on its acquisition of one of Australia’s leading tyre retailers, JAX Tyres. By acquiring JAX Tyres, the transaction strengthens Hankook Tire’s global tyre distribution business. The acquisition will also provide Hankook Tire with an opportunity to expand in non-tyre offerings by pursuing initiatives in light repairs […]

Pinnacle Ethical Investment Holdings Limited’s takeover bid for Hunter Hall International Limited

Gilbert + Tobin has advised Pinnacle Ethical Investment Holdings Limited on its takeover bid for Hunter Hall International Limited Pinnacle Investment Management Group (ASX: PNI) announced an intention on 23 January 2017 to make an off market takeover offer to acquire all of the shares in Hunter Hall (ASX: HHL) at a price of $1.50 […]

Royal Deluxe Holdings Limited’s HK$99.6 Million Shares Offering

Stevenson, Wong & Co. has advised the sponsor and underwriters to assist Royal Deluxe Holdings Limited (Stock Code: 3789) (“Royal Deluxe”) to list on the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (the “Stock Exchange”). SW acted as legal advisers to the sponsor and underwriters to assist Royal Deluxe Holdings Limited (Stock […]

Pacific Equity Partners’ acquisition of Allied Mills

Allens has advised Pacific Equity Partners (PEP) on their agreement to acquire Allied Mills, Australia’s leading manufacturer of flour, bakery premixes and speciality frozen par-baked bread products. The business will be integrated with PEP’s Pinnacle Bakery and Integrated Ingredients (Pinnacle) business. Pinnacle has a leading position in the sweet bakery products and bakery ingredients market, […]

EnerMech’s acquisition of EPS Group’s Australian and American operations

Arnold Bloch Leibler (ABL) has acted for EPS Group on the sale of its Australian and American operations to EnerMech, an engineering services firm based in Aberdeen, Scotland. Engineering company EnerMech has acquired oil and gas electrical services supplier EPS Group in Australia and the Americas. EPS Group specialises in electrical and instrumentation (E&I), hazardous […]

Thorney Technologies’ $125 Million Fund Raising

Arnold Bloch Leibler (ABL) has advised on the launch of a new ASX-listed tech fund, Thorney Technologies, to be led by prominent investor and client Alex Waislitz of the Thorney Group. The transaction involved the ABL Corporate & Commercial team advising on the recapitalisation of ASX-listed shell Australian Renewable Fuels and relisting it on the […]

Powering Australian Renewables Fund’s acquisition of AGL Energy Limited’s (AGL) 200-megawatt wind farm venture in western NSW – Silverton

Allens has acted on the sale and project financing of AGL Energy Limited’s (AGL) 200-megawatt wind farm venture in western NSW – Silverton – into the Powering Australian Renewables Fund (PARF). The PARF is a partnership between AGL, QIC and the Future Fund that supports the investment and development of large-scale renewable energy projects. The […]