Alantra advises Potel & Chabot’s management on the acquisition of the company from 21 Centrale Partners, supported by EdRIP and AccorHotels

By | March 28th, 2017|Press Releases, Recent transactions|

France, 27 March 2017- Advised by Alantra, the Management of POTEL & CHABOT has gathered a high-quality group of investors, including Edmond de Rothschild Investment Partners and AccorHotels, for the acquisition of the Company from 21 Centrale Partners. Born from the meeting of Jean-François POTEL, pastry chef, and Etienne CHABOT, chef of the French court, [...]

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Alantra appointed as financial advisor to BMN on its merger project with Bankia

By | March 27th, 2017|Case studies, Press Releases|

Madrid, 27 March 2017 – Alantra has been appointed as financial advisor to Spanish BMN on its merger project with Bankia. BMN is a state-owned bank (65%) that was formed in 2010 after the merger of four Spanish saving banks (Caja Murcia, Caixa Penedes, Caja Granada and Sa Nostra). The entity has c. €40bn of [...]

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Alantra advises Italian Private Equity Fund Progressio on the sale of Duplomatic Oleodinamica to Italian Private Equity Fund Alcedo

By | March 15th, 2017|Press Releases, Recent transactions|

Milan, 15 March 2017 – Alantra advised Progressio SGR, the Italian private equity firm, on the sale of its majority stake in Duplomatic Oleodinamica, a leading player active in the production of hydraulic components and systems, to Italian private equity firm Alcedo. Duplomatic was incorporated in 1952 as producer of hydraulic copying devices for machine [...]

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Alantra’s private debt fund invests €25mn in Habock to boost its expansion

By | March 15th, 2017|Press Releases, Recent Investments|

Madrid, 15 March 2017.  Alantra’s private debt fund has completed its seventh investment by means of an up to €25mn senior financing to Habock, one of the leading civil helicopter operators in Spain. This transaction, signed last March 8, will allow Habock to refinance its indebtedness and support the company’s expansion both organically and inorganically [...]

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Alantra advises SIX Group on the sale of its credit card issuing business in Austria to easybank

By | March 8th, 2017|Recent transactions|

Zurich, 7 March 2017 – Alantra advised SIX Group on the sale of its Austrian commercial issuing business (the issuing of credit and prepaid cards) to easybank, Austria’s largest and most profitable direct bank, with over 700,000 customer accounts. SIX will focus on its B2B business and plans to further strengthen its merchant business (acquiring) [...]

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Alantra advises VP Exploitatie on the recommended cash offer by Mediahuis and VP Exploitatie for Telegraaf Media Group

By | March 7th, 2017|Case studies, Press Releases|

Amsterdam, March 2017 - On 5 March 2017, a consortium consisting of Mediahuis and VP Exploitatie (“the Consortium”), announced that it has reached a conditional agreement in connection with the public offer by Mediahuis and VP Exploitatie for all issued and outstanding shares in the capital of Telegraaf Media Group (“TMG”) and the depositary receipts at an [...]

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Alantra generated €25.1mn of net profit in 2016 (+42.2%)

By | February 28th, 2017|Corporate News, Press Releases|

Earnings growth despite higher costs due to the international expansion. In 2016, the Group continued to invest significantly in growing its business over the medium and long term, particularly on its international expansion, driving expenditure to €50.5mn (+41.2%). Nevertheless, the growth in revenue in the investment banking and asset management business to €90.2mn (+26.9%), coupled [...]

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Alantra acted as financial advisor to Sojitz Corporation on the acquisition of solvadis holding S.à.r.l. from funds advised by Orlando Management AG

By | February 22nd, 2017|Case studies|

Alantra has advised Sojitz Corporation (“Sojitz”), a globally leading general trading group headquartered in Japan, on the acquisition of solvadis holding S.à.r.l.  (“solvadis group”), a worldwide active marketer and distributor of chemicals. Alantra’s Frankfurt team provided M&A advice to Sojitz. The transaction is subject to cartel approval. Alantra introduced this opportunity to Sojitz and advised [...]

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Alantra acts as Fairness Opinion provider to Actelion’s Board on Johnson & Johnson’s US$30bn public tender offer

By | February 16th, 2017|Press Releases, Recent transactions|

Zurich, February 2017- On 26 January 2017 Actelion announced that Johnson & Johnson has offered to acquire 100% of the outstanding share capital of Actelion at a price of US$280 per ordinary share. The intended offer values Actelion’s total outstanding share capital at around US$30 billion. As part of the transaction, immediately prior to the completion of the [...]

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Alantra adds New Head of Technology Practice

By | February 15th, 2017|Notas de prensa, Talent|

Key addition emphasizes Alantra’s commitment to growth in the Technology sector John Emery will lead the US Technology practice and seek to further expand team BOSTON, February 14, 2017 – Alantra, a global investment banking and asset management firm, is pleased to welcome John Emery as Managing Director, Technology in the Boston office. Mr. Emery [...]

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