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 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 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 advises the shareholders of Bulldog Gin in the sale of the brand to Gruppo Campari for approx. US$70mn

By | February 6th, 2017|Case studies, Press Releases|

After inking a worldwide distribution deal in 2013, Campari and Bulldog Gin renegotiated the terms of their collaboration in order for Gruppo Campari to accelerate the purchase of the brand Founded in 2007 by entrepreneur and former investment banker Anshuman Vohra, Bulldog Gin is the world’s 4th largest premium gin and one of the fastest [...]

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Alantra advises MAHLE Group on the sale of MAHLE Motorkomponenten GmbH, the Group’s European forging activities, to Austrian Frauenthal Group

By | January 31st, 2017|Case studies, Press Releases|

Alantra has advised MAHLE Group, a leading German automotive supplier, on the sale of MAHLE Motorkomponenten GmbH, a leading producer of forged components to the automotive sector. Alantra’s Frankfurt team provided exclusive M&A advice to MAHLE Group. With the previously announced sale of MAHLE’s industrial filtration business, the sale of MAHLE Motorkomponenten GmbH marks the [...]

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Alantra advises Hellenic Bank in the creation of the first servicer in Cyprus, with €2.4bn of AuM

By | January 18th, 2017|Case studies, Press Releases, Recent transactions|

Athens, 19 January 2017 – Alantra advised one of the systemic banks in Cyprus, the Hellenic Bank, in the creation of the first servicer in the country with a scope of assets under management of €2.4bn. The platform will be a joint venture between the Bank, which will hold a 49% stake, and APS, with [...]

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Alantra advises Pexco on the sale of its Retail Business to FFR Merchandising

By | December 15th, 2016|Case studies, Press Releases, Recent transactions|

This closing marks the second transaction in the past month for Alantra’s Retail Display team and follows the October 2016 sale of La Fortezza, the Italian leader in Store Fixtures, to ITAB, the Swedish publicly quoted leader in the sector BOSTON, December 13, 2016 – Alantra has acted as the sole financial advisor to Pexco LLC, [...]

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Alantra advises US private equity firm L Catterton on the acquisition of Italian Pinarello

By | December 9th, 2016|Case studies, Press Releases, Recent transactions|

Milan, 7 December 2016. Alantra has advised L Catterton, the largest consumer-focused private equity firm in the world, on the acquisition of Pinarello, a leading brand of premium road bicycles, accessories and apparel. Alantra’s Italian team provided integrated M&A and debt advice to L Catterton. Founded in 1949, Piranello is a leading premium road bikes, [...]

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Alantra advises Swiss EZL in the sale of a 30% stake to a financial investor and the subsequent placement of a further 30% stake

By | November 17th, 2016|Case studies, Press Releases, Recent transactions|

Alantra acted as sole financial advisor to Energie Zürichsee Linth AG (“EZL”, formerly Erdgas Obersee AG), a regional Swiss energy supply and service company, in the sale of a 30% stake to a financial investor (Credit Suisse Energy-Infrastructure Partners) and the subsequent OTC-placement of a further 30% stake to the general public. EZL serves household, [...]

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Alantra completes fourth aerospace and industrial turbine components transaction in just 14 months

By | November 11th, 2016|Case studies|

For Immediate Release BOSTON, November 10, 2016 – ALANTRA, a global financial services and asset management group, is pleased to announce that the firm has closed its fourth Aerospace and Industrial Turbine transaction in the past fourteen months. These transactions involved buyers and sellers from the United States, the United Kingdom, Italy and Japan. The [...]

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