Alantra’s Mobility plan

20 September

At Alantra we promote internal mobility to move talent across departments and countries. This allows our people to gain international experience, develop their careers and increase their skills. For the firm is a perfect tool to export knowledge from one country to another and keep Alantra’s unique culture in all business areas and countries.

Alantra advises listed Looser Holding on its announced combination with AFG

15 September

Zurich– Alantra’s Swiss team acted as sole financial advisor to Swiss listed Looser Holding AG (“Looser”) on the announced combination with Swiss listed company AFG Arbonia-Forster-Holding AG (“AFG”) for a total enterprise value of CHF 511mn. On 14 September 2016, AFG entered into a share purchase agreement with members of the Looser and Stocker-Looser families […]

VPs Training in Frankfurt

15 September

VP’s and directors from Alantra’s teams in France, Germany, Greece, the Netherlands, Spain, Switzerland and the United States attended a new edition of Approaching the Deal program, which took place in Frankfurt from June 24th to 25th 2016. The course was focused in how to execute different types of deals (buy-side versus sell side deals, […]

Expansion (Spain): Alantra se alía con los fundadores de AIG y les da entrada en su capital

14 September

La decisión de un fondo activista de tomar en 2015 el mando de la firma británica Electra Private Equity y obligar al equipo gestor a deshacer toda su cartera de inversiones se ha convertido en el germen de una alianza internacional entre el banco de inversión Alantra y la empresa creada por los fundadores del gigante […]

The Wall Street Journal: Boutique deal makers do deals of their own

14 September

Boutique investment-advisory firms are snapping up foreign counterparts to add heft and compete globally. “To serve the midcap companies that we advise, either you go global or you’re going to have a hard time,” said Santiago Eguidazu, chairman of Alantra, a Spanish boutique that acquired Boston-based C.W. Downer & Co. in November and took a 50% […]

Alantra advises Trescal (owned by Ardian) in the acquisition of American Precision Metrology

1 September

Paris / Boston– Alantra acted as M & A advisor to Trescal (majority owned by Ardian), a leading global metrology services company in the acquisition of Precision Metrology Inc., a major player in the US metrology market located in Wisconsin and Florida.  The transaction was carried out with the support of the majority shareholder of Trescal […]