Alantra advises Gilde Buyout Partners on the sale of Riri Group to Chequers Capital

30 October

• Riri is a specialized provider of zippers and buttons for luxury fashion, a dynamically growing market • This is the second transaction Alantra has advised in involving Riri, following the acquisition of the Company by Gilde Buyout Partners in 2014. It also represents the third deal executed for Gilde in the last five years. […]

Mark’ennovy Completes Growth Funding

26 October

Accelerating global development for the leader in custom fit extended range contact lenses  October 23rd, 2018 – Mark’ennovy Personalized Care, European-based provider of precision contact lenses, is pleased to announce the completion of a significant debt and equity funding package. Bond Capital Partners, a London based, independent investor and advisor to small and medium-sized businesses […]

Alantra generated net profit of €20.4 million (+4.9%) in the first nine months of the year

25 October

Revenues increased by +29.1% to €105.8 Mn, driven by a +37.9% revenue growth in Investment Banking, and continued growth in the Asset Management division (+12.3%) Operating expenses amounted to €82.4 Mn, up +33.6%, due to (i) the integration of Alantra UK and (ii) senior hires in existing businesses, including the incorporation of a new Tech […]

Alantra advises Sun European Partners on the sale of ELIX Polymers to Chinese Sinochem International

15 October

Frankfurt/Madrid – Alantra, a global investment banking and asset management company focused on the mid-market segment, has advised Sun European Partners, LLP (hereinafter referred to as “Sun European Partners”), on the sale of ELIX Polymers (“ELIX” or “the Company”), a leading manufacturer of ABS (Acrylonitrile-Butadiene-Styrene) resins and derivatives in Europe, to Beijing-based SinochemInternational (Overseas) Pte. Ltd. […]

Alantra PE teams with Partners Group to launch secondary vehicle for Alantra PEF II portfolio

8 October

Madrid, 08 October 2018 – Alantra’s PE division announced today that it has completed the transfer of the remaining portfolio of Alantra PEF II to a new secondary vehicle. The secondary transaction was led by Partners Group, a global private markets investment manager acting on behalf of its clients, which structured a liquidity solution for […]

Union Martin completes acquisition of a relevant stake in Moroccan Fine Fishing

5 October

Spanish Unión Martín, portfolio company of the Alantra Private Equity Fund III, completed the acquisition of a relevant stake in Moroccan Fine Fishing. With this transaction, Union Martin will add three freezer ships with a combined annual capacity of 3,000t to its existing fleet. If you want to read more about the transaction, please click […]

Alantra advises IK Investment Partners on the sale of Transnorm Group to Honeywell International Inc. for approx. €425m

1 October

Frankfurt, October 1, 2018 – Alantra, a global mid-market investment banking and asset management firm, has advised IK Investment Partners (”IK”) on the sale of Transnorm Group (“Transnorm” or “the Company”), a leading provider of automation technology used in parcel, distribution and e-commerce warehouses, to Honeywell International (“Honeywell”) (NYSE: HON). This is the second time that […]

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 […]