Frasers Property Europe’s €600 million acquisition of a logistics portfolio from Alpha Industrial Holding S.A.

Clifford Chance has advised the real estate investor Frasers Property Europe (FPE) on the acquisition of a EUR 600 million logistics portfolio from Alpha Industrial Holding S. A. In addition, FPE takes over the subsidiary Alpha Industrial GmbH & Co KG, which is responsible for asset management and project development. The transaction is FPE’s second […]

Perusa GmbH’s acquisition of Schroth Safety Products LLC

Ashurst advised SEB AG on financing the acquisition of Schroth Safety Products, a global leader in the development and manufacturing of occupant protection systems for specialised applications in aerospace, motorsports, defense, and medical transport, by international private equity firm Perusa. The purchase was part of a management buyout (MBO) with Perusa Partners Fund 2, L.P. […]

Rooms & Studios Group’s £61m development loan to fund two PRS development schemes in UK

Fladgate has acted for the Rooms & Studios Group in connection with all legal aspects pertaining to a development loan to fund two PRS development schemes: one in Crawley, Sussex and one in Sudbury, West London. The Group’s development arm has secured two senior debt facilities totalling just under £61m from Investec Structured Property Finance […]

Google’s six year abuse of dominance investigation conducted by the Competition Commission of India

Ropes & Gray acted as international counsel to Google on a six year abuse of dominance investigation conducted by the Competition Commission of India into the company, regarding search and advertising within India. Google has been fined more than $21 million in India for “search bias” and abuse of its dominant position, competition regulators said […]

Triton’s acquisition of BFC Group

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised funds advised by Triton on the acquisition of BFC Group, a leading global specialist and technology leader in metal clamping profiles for the automotive industry. BFC Group, based in Bietigheim-Bissingen, is an automotive supplier of metal clamping profiles for vehicle door, trunk, and other body seals. It manufactures all its […]

Cummins’s Acquisition of Johnson Matthey UK automotive battery systems business

White & Case LLP has advised Johnson Matthey on the deal As part of the transaction, Johnson Matthey and Cummins have agreed to collaborate on the development of high energy battery materials for commercial heavy duty applications. The deal allows Cummins to expand its electrification and energy storage capabilities, while Johnson Matthey will focus on […]

Madison Energy’s Acquisition of the Centek Group

Paul Hastings LLP has advised Madison Energy, a division of Chicago-based Madison Industries, on the acquisition of the Centek Group. Centek Group specializes in the development of engineering solutions for the world’s toughest casing running environments and is a world leading designer and manufacturer of centralizers, primarily for the oil and gas industry. Madison Industries, […]