Tullet Prebon’s acquisition of the global hybrid voice broking and information business of ICAP

Allen & Overy, Demarest, Clifford Chance and TozziniFreire have advised on the deal Tullet Prebon finalized the £1.1 billion acquisition of the global hybrid voice broking and information business of ICAP, including in the transaction brokerage platforms iSwap and Fusion. Tullet Prebon (LSE:TLPR) agreed to sell off Icap’s oil trading desk in order to win […]

Société Générale refinances of nine H135 helicopters and one Bell 429 helicopter, owned by Iris Helicopter Leasing Limited

Watson Farley & Williams has advised the Société Générale Group in connection with the refinancing of nine H135 helicopters and one Bell 429 helicopter, owned by Iris Helicopter Leasing Limited Iris Helicopter is a joint investment of Nova Capital and Rive Private Investment (the latter an independent private equity firm founded in 2013 by 123Investment […]

Bonnier’s acquisition of Fastighetsnytt Förlags AB

DLA Piper has advised Bonnier on the acquisition of Fastighetsnytt Förlags AB. Fastighetsnytt Förlags AB is Sweden’s leading media and conference company within the real estate and construction sector, with powerful brands and services such as Business Arena, Fastighetsnyt and Fastighetsjobb. Bonnier is a media group working in TV, daily newspapers, business and trade press, […]

Landesbank Saar’s €6.5 Million financing for aquatics centre renovation

Watson Farley & Williams (“WFW“) has advised Landesbank Saar in connection with the financing of a partnership agreement relating to the renovation, extension and maintenance of an aquatics centre located in the Communauté de Communes Bretagne Romantique in Brittany, France. This financing amounts to approximately €6.5 million. WFW advised Landesbank Saar on the drafting and […]

Qatar Investment Authority’s $470 million joint venture with BRF to acquire 79.5 percent stake in Banvit Bandirma Vitaminli Yem Sanayii A.Ş.

White & Case LLP has advised the Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) on a joint venture between QIA and BRF, the Brazilian food manufacturer, to acquire a 79.5 percent stake in Banvit Bandirma Vitaminli Yem Sanayii A.Ş., a leading Turkey-based poultry company. QIA will hold 40 percent in the joint venture and BRF 60 percent. This […]

PMV and SmartFin Capital’s acquisition of a significant stake in Newtec

PMV and SmartFin Capital acquired a significant stake in Newtec, a world-renowned specialist in satellite communications with offices in eight different countries. Their specialty R&D cleared the path for an impressive array of innovations, partnerships, standardization and industry recognition. Newtec plays a crucial role in the worldwide satellite communications industry. Over two billion people daily […]

Vestiaire Collective: levée de fonds de V €58 millions.

Dechert a conseillé dans le cadre de l’opération Vestiaire Collective, marketplace spécialisée dans la vente de produits de luxe d’occasion entre particuliers, a annoncé mardi 24 janvier 2017 une levée de fonds de 58 millions d’euros auprès du fonds Vitruvian Partners, et d’Eurazeo et Idinvest, déjà présents au capital. Depuis sa création en octobre 2009, […]