Alantra advises Chequers Capital on the acquisition of Spandex

29 January

Munich– Chequers Capital has acquired Spandex – Alantra advised Chequers Capital as exclusive M&A and Debt Advisor. Chequers Capital announced that it has acquired Spandex, a leading distributor of graphic media and equipment to the signage and visual communication industry, from funds advised by Gilde Buy Out Partners. Chequers Capital together with the management team has acquired […]

Alantra Madrid and Istanbul teams advise Roca on the acquisition of Turkish NSK for €46mn

21 January

Istanbul / Madrid– Alantra has advised Roca, Europe’s largest bathroom and kitchen accessories manufacturer, with over 21,000 employees and 76 production facilities in 18 countries, in the acquisition of NSK, Turkish company engaged in faucet manufacturing and commercialization, for €46mn. With this transaction, Roca will reinforce its faucet production capabilities, which will amount up to 8 […]

Case study: Debt advisor to Equistone on establishment of a leading digital marketing alliance

15 January

THE TRANSACTION Alantra advised Equistone on a majority investment designed to establish a leading German digital marketing alliance by means of the acquisition of four media companies. BIDDER AND TARGET ▸ Equistone Partners (formerly known as Barclays Private Equity) is an independent investment firm. ▸ Performance Interactive Alliance is a newly-established holding company comprising four providers of data-driven […]

Alantra advises Portuguese Orey on the acquisition of a c. 50% stake in Banco Inversis for €21.74mn

11 January

Lisbon– Alantra has advised Portuguese Sociedade Comercial Orey Antunes on the acquisition of a 49.9% stake in Spanish Banco Inversis for €21.74mn. The acquisition, announced in July 2013 and completed in January 2016, is part of a transaction consisting on the acquisition of the 100% of Banco Inversis by Banca March for €217.4mn, which subsequently sold […]