Unilever’s €4.6 billion acquisition of Horlicks and other consumer healthcare nutrition products from GSK

Baker McKenzie has advised Unilever on its c. €4.6 billion agreement to acquire the Health Food Drinks portfolio of GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) in India, Bangladesh and 20 other predominantly Asian markets. The transaction consists of three elements: all-Equity Merger of Hindustan Unilever Ltd (HUL) with the publicly listed GSK Consumer Healthcare India (GSK CH India); the […]

European Commission (EC)’s Approval of T-Mobile Netherlands Acquisition of Tele2 NL

White & Case LLP advised Deutsche Telekom (DT) before the European Commission (EC), which has unconditionally approved the acquisition of Tele2 NL by DT subsidiary T-Mobile Netherlands. The expanded company will have an anticipated annual revenue in excess of €2 billion, with around 4.3 million mobile post-paid subscribers. The clearance decision follows an in-depth Phase […]

Gilde Buy Out Partners’ Acquisition of Gundlach Automotive Corporation

Sidley advised Gilde Buy Out Partners on the deal Gilde Buy Out Partners executed the acquisition of Gundlach Automotive Corporation (“GAC” or the “Group”) together with management from companies controlled by Pon Holdings B.V. (“Pon”). The terms of the agreement have not been disclosed. GAC is a leading aftermarket distributor of tires, rims, completely fitted […]

OMV Aktiengesellschaft’s €1 Billion Notes Offering

White & Case LLP has advised multiple Joint Lead Managers on a €1 billion bond issue by OMV Aktiengesellschaft. The Joint Lead Managers were Citigroup Global Markets Limited, Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, DZ BANK Deutsche Zentral-Genossenschaftsbank, Frankfurt am Main, Raiffeisen Bank International AG and SMBC Nikko Capital Markets Limited. OMV AG explores and […]