Alantra in the news

The Wall Street Journal reports about growing investment appetite in niche food brands

6 March

Jeff Robards is quoted in the article and shares his opinion on how participation in the Expo West show in Anaheim has shifted from mostly independent, entrepreneurial natural and organic food players, to a much broader mix of attendees, including strong representation from large food companies, financial investor groups, and coverage bankers from leading investment […]

Capital Finance runs an exclusive story about Alantra’s next steps in France

5 March

French magazine Capital Finance analyzes Alantra’s 2017 performance in France and its expected next steps. Click here to read full article (in French).

Financial Times reports about latest developments in the renewable energies sector

22 February

Fernando Lafuente, Analyst at Alantra Equities, shares his view on the effect of cheap money in the renewable energies sector. Click here to read the full article.

The Wall Street Journal reports on shift towards healthier snacks in consumer goods

29 January

Jeff Robards shares his views with US business newspaper on the change towards healthier product offerings in consumer good chains. Click here to read the full article. 

Financial Times reports about Alantra’s EQMC Fund

25 January

The global financial newspaper focuses on EQMC’s strategy and performance. Click here to read the full article.

BFM TV (France): 2017 was a buoyant year in M&A

18 January

Click here to watch Franck Portais’s interview on BFM TV about 2017 M&A activity (in French).

ICIS (Germany): Chemical M&A – is the party nearly over?

17 November

Bernd Schneider, Alantra’s Global Head of Chemicals, thinks “we’ll see more mid-sized deals going forward”. Click here to see the full article

BFM TV (France): The tender offer market in France continues to grow

19 September

Click here to watch Olivier Guignon’s interview on BFM TV about the tender offer activity in France in H1 (in French).

Alantra’s EQMC, first global fund on Barron’s Penta’s 2017 ranking

19 June

Alantra’s EQMC consistent performance, with a 26.2% compound annual return in the last three years and a 20% since 2010, has merited the fund to rank as top global hedge fund in the Barron’s Penta’s 2017 ranking. Leveraging on EQMC’s performance, Barron’s runs an exclusive interview with Jacobo Llanza, CEO of Alantra Asset Management, and Francisco de Juan, manager of EQMC […]

Business Insider (US): A small investment bank you’ve probably never heard of is killing it in dealmaking

28 April

Alantra was formed in April 2016 when N+1, a Spain-based outfit, acquired the Boston-based CW Downer in order to expand into the United States and Asia. In the first quarter of 2017, the firm’s American investment banking division ranked number two for merger and acquisition advisory volume among boutique firms in the US. It worked on seven […]