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 […]

Alantra advises United Digital Group on the sale of its media and performance marketing business to Omnicom Media Group

22 August

August 21, 2018– Alantra advised UDG, a leading agency for digital marketing and one of Germany’s three largest advertising companies who made a strategic decision to sell the performance marketing unit (“M&PM”) of its agency to Omnicom Media Group Germany GmbH. Alantra’s Frankfurt team, together with the US TMT practice provided M&A advisory services to […]

Alantra advises TRIGO on the acquisition of Lumbee Enterprises

22 August

Paris, 22 August 2018 – Alantra, a global investment banking and asset management firm, is pleased to announce that TRIGO Group has acquired Lumbee Enterprises, Inc., a US-based provider of inspection and quality control services, mainly for the automotive industry. The transaction closed on July 6, 2018 and the deal value was not disclosed. Headquartered […]

Alantra completes the acquisition KPMG UK’s global loan portfolio advisory business

15 August

LONDON – Alantra, the global investment banking and asset management specialist, today announced the completion of the acquisition of the Portfolio Solutions Group business from KPMG UK, which specialises in advising financial institutions in relation to non-performing and non-core banking assets globally. The team comprises 33 dedicated professionals and has led more than 100 transactions […]

Alantra advises Stratasys on the sale of Solidscape to Prodways

30 July

Boston- Alantra, a global investment banking and asset management firm, is pleased to announce that Stratasys Ltd. (NASDAQ: SSYS) has sold its subsidiary, Solidscape, Inc. (“Solidscape” or the “Company”), to Prodways Group S.A. (“Prodways”). The transaction closed on July 16th, 2018 and the financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. ALANTRA acted as the […]

Alantra advises the Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund in the sale of a 66% stake in DESFA

27 July

Athens- Alantra acted as lead sell side advisor to the Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund (“HRADF”), the Greek privatisation agency, in the sale of a 66% stake in DESFA, the Greek gas Transmission System Operator, to a consortium composed by Snam, Enagas and Fluxys for an amount of €535mn. DESFA is the Greek gas Transmission System Operator and owns, operates and develops the Greek Natural Gas Transmission System, which has a total length of […]

Alantra advises H8 Collection’s shareholders in the sale of a minority stake to the Labruyère Eberlé family office

26 July

Paris- Alantra has advised H8 Collection in the sale of c. 25% stake to the Labruyère Eberlé family. Founded in 2014, the hotel group H8 Collection consists in eight 4 and 5-star boutique hotels located in highly touristic French regions with a strong heritage: in the Camargue natural park, near the Pont du Gard, but […]

Alantra generated net revenues of €70.2 million (+19.6%) and an attributable net profit of €13.8 million (-16.8%) in H1 2018

26 July

• Revenues increased by +19.6% to €70.2 Mn, driven by a 22.1% revenue growth in Investment Banking, and continued growth in the Asset Management division (+15.4%), both in management fees (+9.1%) and performance fees (+31.2%). • Operating expenses amounted to €53.0 Mn, representing a 26.8% increase, due to (i) the incorporation of new teams and (ii) […]

Alantra Private Equity bets on the technology and international development of Grupo Ingenium

25 July

Madrid– The Private Equity fund Alantra PEF III acquires a majority stake in Grupo Ingenium Tecnología. With this acquisition, Alantra closes the sixth investment of Alantra PEF III and reaffirms its willingness to continue investing in new projects with great projection of international growth. Telecommunications holding Grupo Ingenium was founded in 2009 with 100% Spanish […]