Barcelona Metro’s Line 9 Section 2 EUR 725 Million Refinancing

Clifford Chance has advised a consortium of leading entities in the infrastructure sector formed by ACS-Iridium Group, Queenspoint (a PPP platform owned by Allianz Capital Partners and Danish pension fund Arbejdsmarkedets Tillaegpension (ATP) and infrastructure funds Dalmore Capital and Equitix, in one of the largest transport deals to complete in Spain in recent years. The […]

Livingbridge’s Investment In Nationwide Hire

Eversheds Sutherland has advised Livingbridge on its investment in Nationwide Hire. Livingbridge’s investment, made through its Enterprise 2 fund, totalled £15 million, with senior debt and working capital facilities additionally provided by Clydesdale & Yorkshire Bank. The investment will build on Livingbridge’s experience of aggregators in the rental space following its exit from Nexus Vehicle […]

Bridgepoint’s Acquisition Of Vermaat Groep B.V. From Partners Group

Clifford Chance has advised Partners Group on the sale of Vermaat Groep B.V., the Dutch market leader in outsourced catering and hospitality services. The company will be acquired by Bridgepoint, an international private equity group. Partners Group will retain a minority position in the Company on behalf of its clients following the completion of the […]

Diageo Capital plc’s $1.6 Billion Notes Offering

Davis Polk advised the joint book-running managers on an SEC-registered offering by Diageo Capital plc. The Diageo Capital plc offering consisted of $600 million aggregate principal amount of 2.125% fixed-rate notes due 2024 and $1 billion aggregate principal amount of 2.375% fixed-rate notes due 2029, in each case guaranteed by Diageo plc. Headquartered in London, […]

Belfius Bank And Belfius Financing €20 Billion Notes Issuance Program Update

Jones Day advised Belfius Bank SA/NV. Jones Day provided assistance in connection with the 2019 update of Belfius Bank SA/NV and Belfius Financing Company SA’s €20 billion (US$21.9 billion) notes issuance programme. Jones Day team was led by Matthieu Duplat (Picture). Involved fees earner: Matthieu Duplat – Jones Day; Law Firms: Jones Day; Clients: Belfius […]

Dialog Semiconductor’s Acquisition Of Creative Chips GmbH

Hogan Lovells has advised the chip developer Dialog Semiconductor on the acquisition of German semiconductor manufacturer Creative Chips GmbH. The acquisition will give Dialog Semiconductor access to the growing Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) market. The purchase price for the acquisition amounts to approx. USD 80 million plus an additional contingent consideration of up to […]

Air Water Inc.’s Acquisition Of Hitec Holding B.V.

Baker McKenzie advised Egeria on the sale of Hitec to Air Water Inc. Hitec develops, manufactures and delivers emergency power supplies to ensure uninterrupted and continuous electricity for mission-critical processes in the event of a power outage. Clients include datacenters, semiconductor producers, hospitals, airports and financial institutions. In 2017, Hitec was involved in the construction […]

Kingspan Group’s £37.5 Million Acquisition Of Buildings Solutions Limited

Eversheds Sutherland is advising Kingspan Group on its proposed acquisition, from SIG, of Buildings Solutions Limited for a consideration of £37.5m on a cash free, debt-free basis. Kingspan Holdings (Panels) Limited has entered into an agreement for the acquisition of the entire issued share capital of Buildings Solutions from SIG Trading Limited following a competitive […]