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Alantra advised The Riverside Company on the sale of DPA Microphones to the Italian-based RCF Group

11 December

Stockholm and Frankfurt, December 11th, 2018 – Alantra, a global investment banking and asset management company focused on the mid-market segment, has advised The Riverside Company (“Riverside”) on the sale of DPA Microphones A/S (“DPA”), a leading premium brand in the high-end professional audio microphone industry, to RCF Group S.p.A (“RCF Group”) for an undisclosed […]

Auro Group, advised by Alantra, obtains a €50Mn long-term financing contract to develop its business plan in Spain

10 December

Madrid, December 10, 2018 – Auro Group, a start-up business on the transportation sector, has signed a senior and convertible financing agreement for an amount of €50 million. The contract will support the company in the execution of its strategic plan, offering flexibility in the repayment schedule of its debt. Auro Group owns around 2,700 VTC […]

Alantra advises Chequers Capital on the recapitalization of Spandex Group

30 November

Alantra has advised Chequers Capital (“Chequers”) on the recapitalization of Spandex Group (“Spandex”). With Sales of more than €300 million and steadily growing, Spandex is a leader in the distribution of graphic media products and equipment to the visual communication and signage industries. Spandex is the market leader in Europe and active globally. In a […]

Alantra advises Alpha Bank on the sale of Portfolio Mercury, c.EUR 2bn non-performing unsecured consumer, small business and personal insolvency loan portfolio in Greece

29 November

Athens, November 29, 2018 – Alantra portfolio advisory team (“Alantra CPA”) is pleased to announce its role as advisor to Alpha Bank, one of Greece’s four systemic banks, on the signing of a transaction whereby Hoist Finance has entered into an agreement to acquire a Greek unsecured non-performing loan portfolio with a total outstanding balance […]

Alantra PE wins Private Equity Exchange’s Best Spanish LBO Fund Award

22 November

Alantra’s Private Equity division (“Alantra PE”) has won the Best Spanish LBO Fund Award during the 9th edition of the Private Equity Exchange Awards, which were celebrated in Paris on November 21st. The jury was made up of more than 80 high-profile experts, including Limited Partners and Asset Managers, from across the world. This award […]

Alantra advises Visible Body on Strategic Investment by Capitala Group and Lineage Capital

18 November

BOSTON, November 19, 2018 –ALANTRA, a leading global middle-market investment bank and asset management firm, is pleased to announce that its client, Visible Body, creator of the world’s best-selling human anatomy app, has entered into a strategic partnership with Capitala Group and Lineage Capital. The deal closed on November 7, 2018 and the transaction value […]

Alantra advised Quadriga Capital on the sale of Alicona Imaging to US-based Bruker Corporation

14 November

Frankfurt, November 14, 2018 – Alantra, a global investment banking and asset management company focused on the mid-market segment has advised funds advised by Quadriga Capital Private Equity Fund IV LP (“Quadriga Capital”) on the sale of Alicona Imaging GmbH (“Alicona”), a provider of high-resolution optical 3D metrology solutions, to Bruker Corporation (“Bruker”) for an […]

Alantra advises Branford Castle on the Sale of Canada Metal (Pacific) Ltd

12 November

BOSTON, November 13, 2018 –ALANTRA, a leading global middle-market investment bank and asset management firm, is pleased to announce that its client Branford Castle, Inc. (“Branford Castle”), a New York-based investor and affiliate of private equity manager Branford Castle Partners, LP, has sold its portfolio company Canada Metal (Pacific) Limited (“CMP” or the “Company”) to […]

Alantra advises Quadriga Capital on the sale of DOREA to Groupe Maisons de Famille

7 November

Berlin/Frankfurt/Paris, 7 November 2018 – Alantra, a global investment banking and asset management company focused on the mid-market segment has advised Dorea Beteiligung S.à r.l. on the sale of DOREA Holding GmbH (“DOREA”), a leading German nursing care operator, owned by funds advised by Quadriga Eigenkapitalberatung GmbH (“Quadriga”), to Groupe Maisons de Famille (“MdF”) for […]

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 […]