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 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 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 advises on the sale of Seabrook International to ARCH Global Precision

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

BOSTON, February 15, 2017 –ALANTRA, a global investment banking and asset management firm, is pleased to announce that it advised Seabrook International in the sale of its business to ARCH Global Precision, a portfolio company of Strength Capital.  The transaction was done for the benefit of Seabrook’s primary investors, whose investment is managed by Prudential [...]

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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 Trilantic on the acquisition of Spanish leisure, hospitality and entertainment group Pachá

By | February 3rd, 2017|Press Releases, Recent transactions|

Madrid, 3 February 2017 – Alantra advised Trilantic Europe, a private equity firm focused on mid-market transactions in Europe, on the acquisition of Pachá Group (“Pachá”), a Spanish leisure, hospitality and entertainment group from the Urgell family. Trilantic Europe, together with a group of co-investors that includes MCH Private Equity and GPF Capital as well [...]

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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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