The Mercer’s Company’s £60 Million Deal With Pension Insurance Company

Mills & Reeve have advised The Mercer’s Company on a deal with Pension Insurance Company of a £60 million, 50 year debt investment. The bond will fund refurbishments and additions to the organisation’s property portfolio as well as supporting the company’s philanthropic activities. The Mercers’ Company is the Premier Livery Company of the City of […]

Aon Group’s Acquisition Of TRIUM GmbH Insurance Broker And Its Subsidiaries

ARQIS advised Aon Group (“Aon”) on the acquisition of TRIUM GmbH Insurance Broker and its subsidiaries (“TRIUM”). The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions. The parties have agreed not to disclose the purchase price. The merger will enable Aon to expand its market position in the fast-growing real estate sector. TRIUM is an owner-managed […]

Centre for Ecology & Hydrology’s Independence From UK Research And Innovation And The Natural Environment Research Council

Eversheds Sutherland has advised the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology on its transition to independence from UK Research and Innovation and the Natural Environment Research Council. Now renamed the UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (UKCEH), it became a not-for-profit company limited by guarantee with charitable status on 1st December. The organisation has a long […]

Globalstar, Inc.’s US$199 Million Refinancing Agreements

Watson Farley & Williams advised Globalstar, Inc. on the successful refinancing of its capital structure. The refinancing constist of amending an existing senior BpiFAE supported credit facility and raising a new six-year second lien term loan facility agreed with its controlling shareholder Thermo Companies, in conjunction with EchoStar Corporation (“Echostar”), a global provider of satellite […]

Katjes International GmbH & Co. KG’s Increased Investment In Candy Kittens Limited

Slaughter and May advised Katjes International GmbH & Co. KG, a leading German confectioner, in relation to its increased investment in Candy Kittens Limited. As part of the transaction, a revised shareholders’ agreement, together with certain other commercial arrangements were entered into by Katjes, Candy Kittens and other shareholders of the company. Following the investment, […]

Merope Asset Management’s €50.5 Million Acquisition Of A Trophy Asset In Corso Venezia 56, Milan

Dentons, Giancaspero & Carlucci and BonelliErede advised on the transaction. Merope Asset Management, a real estate investment and development company founded and managed by the CEO Pietro Croce, has won a competitive procedure, managed by the advisor Mediobanca, for an asset located in Corso Venezia 56 in Milan, one of the most iconic of the […]