Columbia Threadneedle’s Sale of a Significant Property Asset Held in the Threadneedle UK Property Equity Club

Mourant advised Columbia Threadneedle on the deal Asset management firm Columbia Threadneedle, executed the sale of a significant property asset held in the Threadneedle UK Property Equity Club, a Jersey investment fund for expert investors. The transaction involved the sale of Croxley Business Park in Watford to Goldman Sachs in July, for a sale price […]

Medicxi III’s €400 Million Fundraising

Ogier advised life sciences-focused investment firm Medicxi on the launch of Medicxi III. In a first and final close, Medicxi raised €400 million from more than 40 investors, including a significant number of new institutional limited partners. Medicxi III, which is established as a Jersey Expert Fund, will make equity and equity-related investments primarily in […]

Further Global Capital Management, L.P.’s $138 Million Acquisition of GBGI Limited

Dechert and Mourant advised on the deal GBG is a leading provider of international benefits insurance, operating globally across 120 jurisdictions. Trading principally as GBG Insurance Group, GBG is a fully integrated insurance group providing services from policy sales to claim administration. The takeover of GBG was undertaken by way of a Guernsey scheme of […]

Apera private debt investment platform’s €750 Million Fundraising

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP has advised the credit fund sponsor and investment advisor Apera Asset Management (“Apera”) on raising a total of €750 million of capital for its inaugural private debt investment platform, which comfortably surpassed its original target of €650 million. A diverse group of institutional investors in Europe and the U.S. supported the […]

The Collective’s £125 Million acquisition of Europe’s largest co-living development

Greenberg Traurig, LLP acted as lead counsel to The Collective in respect of this acquisition, with Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP and Allen & Gledhill LLP advising The Collective on the UK and Singapore financing aspects. Ogier provided Jersey legal advice. The Collective finalized the £125 million acquisition of the remaining 75% stake of The […]

Shearwater GeoServices’ $650 million acquisition of WesternGeco

Ogier has advised Shearwater GeoServices on the BVI legal aspects of the deal Shearwater GeoServices Holding AS and Schlumberger have entered into a definitive agreement for Shearwater to acquire the marine seismic acquisition assets and operations of WesternGeco, the geophysical services product line of Schlumberger. The transaction is subject to regulatory approvals and other customary […]