Alantra advised LFPI on the acquisition of a minority indirect stake in Umanis

29 June

Paris- Alantra acted as an exclusive M&A advisor to LFPI, a French private equity group, on the acquisition of a minority indirect stake in Umanis and the subsequent obtention of a derogation to file a mandatory tender offer to the AMF. Founded in 1990, Umanis provides IT consulting and engineering services primarily in France. The […]

Alantra advises Hellenic Bank on the acquisition of €10.3bn of assets and liabilities of the Cyprus Cooperative Bank

27 June

Nicosia– Alantra has acted as sole financial adviser to Hellenic Bank (“HB”), the 3rd largest financial institution in Cyprus, in the full design, structuring, and execution of the acquisition of the clean banking business of the second largest bank in the country, the Cyprus Cooperative Bank (“CCB”). The acquisition comprises a balance sheet with a […]

BoF: US makeup brand sells minority stake to boost global expansion

21 June

The Business of Fashion Magazine features an article about Anastasia Beverly Hills. The social media-savvy makeup brand plans to use its capital to fund global expansion and has recently sold a minority stake to PE firm TPG Capital. Justine Mannering, MD at Alantra US and Co-Head of Personal Care, reflects on the deal and how the […]

Alantra advises Dealflo on the sale to VASCO

18 June

London- Alantra, the global investment banking and asset management firm, which last year combined with UK-based Catalyst Corporate Finance, has advised Dealflo, a leading provider of identity verification and end-to-end financial agreement automation solutions on its £41 million sale to VASCO Data Security, Inc. (NASDAQ: VDSI). Dealflo is a rapidly growing provider of identity verification […]

Alantra advises Kester Capital on the management buy-out of Jollyes Retail Group Limited

18 June

London- Alantra has provided debt advisory services to Kester Capital on the management buy-out of Jollyes Retail Group Limited (“Jollyes”), a leading UK pet retailer. Founded in 1935, Jollyes is the UK’s second largest pet retailer with a portfolio of over 70 superstores and concessions across the UK.  Jollyes focuses on providing its loyal and […]

Alantra advises on the sale of Isaltis SAS to Macco Organiques

14 June

Boston- Alantra has advised on the sale of Isaltis SAS, a portfolio company of Orium SA and CM-CIC Capital Privé, to Macco Organiques, Inc. The transaction closed on April 27, 2018 and the deal value was not disclosed. Based in France, Isaltis is one of the premium players in the development and manufacturing of high-purity, bioavailable […]

ICIS: global chemical M&A market is set for another flourishing year

12 June

With high demand for certain high-quality chemicals, buyers are taking a more aggressive approach to get deals done. Bernd Schneider, Head of Chemicals & Polymers, shares his view on why certain players are shying away from sectors with inflated valuations. Click here to read the full article.

Alantra advises Fouriertransform on the sale of Pelly to Segulah

11 June

Alantra has advised Fouriertransform and its other shareholders on the sale of Pelly Group AB (Pelly) to Segulah V L.P., one of the leading midmarket private equity firms in Sweden. Pelly is a leading niche manufacturer of functional storage components primarily for the kitchen and wardrobe markets with a turnover of approximately SEK 450m (EUR […]

Alantra advises Weener Plastics backed by 3i Group on the acquisition of Grupo Proenfar

1 June

Amsterdam– Alantra advises Weener Plastics, a leading supplier of innovative plastic packaging solutions, on the acquisition of Grupo Proenfar, a Colombian-based manufacturer of plastic packaging solutions for the pharmaceutical, health, cosmetic, and complementary sectors. The transaction was a great cross-border effort with professionals from the Bógota, Buenos Aires and Amsterdam offices. With this acquisition Weener […]