Four Communications’s acquisition of Legend Engage

Lewis Silkin has advised Four Communications, the independent integrated agency, on its acquisition of Legend Engage, a data and insights-led agency. Legend Engage’s main services include data-driven social and digital insights, strategy and engagement and some of their clients include the BBC Good Food Show, Guinness World Records, HRA Pharma, Puressentiel and GSK. The acquisition […]

Blend Media’s seed funding

Lewis Silkin is advising innovative content start-up Blend Media on its growth strategy, and has helped the company to complete its latest round of funding. Blend Media is the leading provider and curator of premium 360? videos and virtual reality films – available to license for use in campaigns across social media, virtual reality headsets […]

OMV’s EUR 1,749 million acquisition of 25% interest in the Russian gas field Yuzhno-Russkoye from Uniper

Uniper Exploration & Production GmbH has signed an agreement with Austrian oil and gas company OMV Exploration & Production GmbH (OMV) for the sale of its interest in the Russian gas field Yuzhno-Russkoye. The purchase price for Uniper’s participation amounts to approx. EUR 1,749 million plus cash on balance sheet per 31 December 2016. Uniper […]

Turner International’s Digital Ventures & Innovation Group’s equity investment in Bigballs Media

Olswang advised Turner International’s Digital Ventures & Innovation Group on its equity investment in digital media sports company Bigballs Media (BBM), parent company of one of the world’s fastest growing digital video platforms for football content, Copa90. BBM will use the investment to fuel its international expansion, content production and distribution arrangements. Turner is the […]

Euclid Opportunities’ Investment in RSRCHXchange

Harbottle & Lewis has advised RSRCHXchange, a cloud-based marketplace and MiFID II workflow solution for accessing institutional research, on its strategic investment from Euclid Opportunities, NEX Group’s financial technology investment business. The investment will enable RSRCHXchange to continue to expand its global footprint and accelerate growth. RSRCHXchange launched RSRCHX, its marketplace and MiFID II workflow […]

Invenergy’s acquisition of La Jacinta solar plant in Uruguay

Clifford Chance, Guyer & Regules, Hughes & Hughes, White & Case, FERRERE and Chadbourne & Parke have advised on the deal Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV), a leading global utility-scale solar developer, has signed an agreement with Invenergy, a privately-held company that develops, owns and operates utility-scale renewable energy projects and storage facilities, for the sale […]

Low Profile Holdings Ltd’s £24 Million Acquisition of Grade II listed building, Boston House

Memery Crystal has advised Low Profile Holdings Ltd on the acquisition of the Grade II listed building, Boston House, for £24 million. The acquisition of the building, located in London’s Fitzrovia, also involved financing arranged by Buchler Barnett Spencer, Structured Finance Specialists. The Memery Crystal team was led by partner Daniel Abrahams (Picture), and included […]

Savills Investment Management’s €26 million acquisition of a distribution centre in the Niedersachsenpark in Rieste (Germany) from AXA Investment Managers

Savills Investment Management has acquired a distribution centre in the Niedersachsenpark in Rieste (Münster/Osnabrück region) for the pan-European Spezialfonds Savills IM European Logistics Fund 2. The seller of the property is a fund managed by AXA IM; the price totalled €26 million. According to a statement, a DAX company has a long-term lease agreement for […]