GHO Capital’s Investment in FairJourney

Reed Smith has advised Global Healthcare Opportunities (GHO Capital) on its investment in FairJourney Biologics (FairJourney). GHO Capital has partnered with the founding management team in FairJourney, a leader in providing antibody discovery services to global biopharma, to provide further capital, sector expertise and international network to build on FairJourney’s unique market position. The significant […]

Greenergy’s Merger with BG Fuels

Paul Hastings LLP advised Brookfield Business Partners on the merger of two of its portfolio companies, UK-headquartered Greenergy, an international supplier of transportation fuels, and BG Fuels, a leading Canadian gasoline and convenience retailer. Macfarlanes advised Greenergy. Greenergy, an international supplier of transportation fuels, and BG Fuels, a leading Canadian gasoline and convenience retailer today […]

Growthpoint Properties Limited’s Investment In Capital & Regional plc

Simmons & Simmons advised Growthpoint Properties Limited on its substantial investment in Capital & Regional plc. Capital & Regional is a UK focused retail property REIT, specialising in shopping centres. It has an impressive portfolio of in-town shopping centres valued at approximately £764m. Capital & Regional owns seven shopping centres in Blackburn, Hemel Hempstead, Ilford, […]

Hines’ Acquisition of Valdebebas 125

Hines was represented by Colliers and DLA, with Jones Day acting for ACCIONA. Hines, the international real estate firm, has signed a forward purchase agreement for a 31,000-square-meter multifamily rental residential scheme in Madrid, on behalf of the flagship Hines European Value Fund 2 (HEVF 2). Located in one of Madrid’s fastest growing residential districts […]

REPAIR Impact Fund’s €7 Million Investment in Mutabilis

Jones Day advised Novo Holdings REPAIR Impact Fund. Novo Holdings REPAIR Impact Fund announced its €7 million convertible financing of Mutabilis, a French biopharmaceutical company developing novel chemical entities, from biological targets to the end of Phase I, to treat MDR Gram-negative bacterial infections. The Jones Day team was led by partner Geoffroy Pineau-Valencienne (Picture). […]

TUI Cruises GmbH’s US$ 1.3 Billion Acquisition Of Hapag-Lloyd Cruises From TUI AG

Watson Farley & Williams has advised TUI Cruises GmbH on its acquisition. The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions and regulatory approvals and is expected to close in summer 2020. The deal includes the acquisition of HL Cruises’ luxury and expedition fleet, consisting of two five-star plus luxury vessels and three expedition cruise ships, […]

Avvera (Credem Group)’s Acquisition Of 10% Interest In Gruppo Santamaria S.p.A.

Avvocatidiimpresa advised Avvera on the transaction. Avvera, a new company of Gruppo Credem specialised in mortgages and consumer credit, purchased a shareholding equal to 10% of the share capital of Gruppo Santamaria, financial intermediary mainly active in the Italian region of Sicily and specialised in loans to public and private employees secured by the assignment […]

EQT and OMERS' Jointly Acquisition Of Deutsche Glasfaser From KKR And Reggeborgh

EQT and OMERS’ Jointly Acquisition Of Deutsche Glasfaser From KKR And Reggeborgh

Clifford Chance has advised leading global investment firm KKR and Reggeborgh on the signing of an agreement with EQT and OMERS, for EQT and OMERS to jointly acquire Deutsche Glasfaser. The closing of the transaction is expected in the second quarter of 2020, subject to customary regulatory approval. Deutsche Glasfaser was founded in 2011 and […]