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Alantra acted as debt advisor to Orapi Group on the refinancing of its existing debt through a syndicated loan of ca. €50m

26 September

Advised by Alantra, Orapi Group has achieved the refinancing of its existing debt structure. Purpose of this transaction was to refinance several syndicated facilities, several private placements as well as bank overdrafts. This new syndicated loan, arranged by Societe Générale and Arkea, is brought by most of group’s historical lenders. This refinancing extends the maturity […]

Aduno strengthens position in cards business by acquiring payment solutions specialist Accarda

20 September

Zurich – Alantra acted as sole financial advisor to Maus Frères SA (“MFSA”) in the sale of its 70% stake in Accarda AG (“Accarda”) to co-shareholder Aduno Group (“Aduno”). After an auction process that was initiated this spring, Aduno emerged as the winning bidder and best owner for Accarda. Accarda is a leading issuer and […]

Alantra expands its global technology practice with the addition of a specialist team in San Francisco

19 September

Alantra expands its capacities in Technology with the addition of a team in San Francisco formed by five seasoned professionals. The team is led by Irfan Iqbal, who has over 15 years of technology investment banking experience at successful boutiques Inertia Advisors, Vaquero, Rutberg and global firms Pacific Crest and SG Cowen The new West […]

Alantra expands its global technology practice with the addition of Irfan Iqbal

19 September

San Francisco, 19 September 2018 – Alantra, the independent global mid-market investment banking and asset management firm, today announced the addition of Irfan Iqbal, who has over 15 years of technology investment banking experience and will head Alantra San Francisco as Managing Director & Partner. John Emery, who leads Alantra’s Technology practice, said: “I am […]

Alantra recruits Richard Zhu to strengthen its Chinese team

12 September

Shanghai, 12 September 2018 – Alantra, the independent global mid-market investment banking and asset management firm, has reinforced its Chinese team by adding Richard Zhu, a senior banker in Shanghai from Lincoln International. Richard Zhu, who brings with him over 15 years of experience in financial services and management consulting, will head Alantra’s Chinese M&A […]

Alantra recruits Richard Zhu and Linda Wang to strengthen its Chinese team

12 September

• Alantra, the independent global mid-market investment banking and asset management firm, strengthens its Chinese presence through the incorporation of three senior professionals. Richard Zhu, who brings with him over 15 years’ financial services and management consulting experience, will head Alantra China as Managing Partner. He is joined by Linda Wang (Director) and John Zhou […]

Alantra co-advises Bank of Cyprus on the sale of €2.7bn bad loans to Apollo

11 September

Nicosia, September 11, 2018 – Alantra CPA is pleased to announce its role as co-financial advisor to Bank of Cyprus (BoC) on the signing of a transaction to sell a portfolio of non-performing loans to Apollo Global in a deal which the CEO John Hourican has labelled “a transformative sale for the bank”. The agreement […]