Robert Bosch GmbH’s Carve-out And Sale Of Bosch Packaging Technology To CVC Capital Partners

Gleiss Lutz has advised Robert Bosch GmbH in connection with the worldwide carve-out and sale of its packaging division in a bidding process. The buyer is a newly founded company managed by CVC Capital Partners. The parties have agreed to keep the purchase price and the other details of the purchase agreement confidential. Completion of […]

UBS Infrastructure Debt Fund’s Financing Of Distressed Renewable Energy Receivables

Ashurst advised the UBS Infrastructure Debt Fund on the financing of the acquisition of a portfolio of distressed loans, deriving from project financing and financial lease agreements in the photovoltaic sector, by WRM Group from MedioCredito Italiano. This is the largest, and one of the first distressed solar loan acquisitions in Italy, with a nominal […]

Rodenstock Group’s €395 Million Refinancing

Sidley advised Compass Partners International and Rodenstock Group on the transaction Rodenstock Group, a German manufacturer of high-quality progressive lenses, completed its refinancing of senior debt with a €395 million cov-lite TLB. The transaction involved significant collaboration between Sidley’s offices in London and Munich and demonstrated the international, multi-disciplinary team’s ability to execute market leading […]

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board’s £1.4 Billion Sale Of Liberty Living Group plc To Unite Group plc

Clifford Chance has advised the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board on the sale of Liberty Living Group Plc to London listed Unite Group plc in a transaction which enhances Unite’s position as a leading operator in UK student accommodation. The transaction, which is subject to various conditions, is a transformative one for Unite, adding Liberty […]

Volkswagen Vertriebsbetreuungsgesellschaft mbH’s Purchase Of LDB Analytics Services GmbH From LDB Löffler GmbH

Clifford Chance has advised Volkswagen Vertriebsbetreuungsgesellschaft mbH, a wholly owned subsidiary of Volkswagen, on the purchase of Berlin-based LDB Analytics Services GmbH from LDB Löffler GmbH in several stages. Volkswagen Vertriebsbetreuungsgesellschaft mbH has been working with LDB Löffler GmbH for years and many Volkswagen partners use customer analysis tools provided by the LDB Group. LDB […]