Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP (BLP) has advised Israeli online family network company MyHeritage Ltd. (MyHeritage) on its acquisition of the family social network company Kindo Network Ltd (Kindo). MyHeritage has more than 25 million members worldwide and is known for its powerful technology which helps families research their histories and stay connected. Its service is […]
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Propinvest has announced the completion of the €1.9bn acquisition of the Global Headquarters complex of Banco Santander in Boadilla del Monte in Madrid on 12 September 2008. This transaction represents the largest single European real estate acquisition ever completed. Bank debt to assist the acquisition has been provided by a consortium of banks. Propinvest was […]
Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP (BLP) is advising Playtech Limited, a leading online gambling software provider, on its placing to raise £112m for the purposes of financing future acquisitions. Playtech is a longstanding client of BLP which also acted on Playtech’s £548.3m flotation on AIM in March 2006, one of the largest AIM IPOs at that […]
Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP (BLP) is advising Coal International Plc (Coal) in connection with the recommended acquisition by Cambrian Mining Plc (Cambrian) of the entire issued and to be issued ordinary share capital of Coal (not already owned by Cambrian or its wholly owned subsidiary, Cambrian Investment Holdings Ltd). The deal, which gives Coal shareholders […]
Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP (BLP) has advised Patron Capital Partners (Patron), on its acquisition of a 29% stake in Powerleague Group Plc (Powerleague), valuing the transaction at approximately £23m. Powerleague, an AIM listed company, is the UK’s leading operator of 5-a-side football centres. Patron represents approximately €1.6bn of capital across several funds which invest in […]
Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP (BLP) advised international consultancy, engineering and project management company, AMEC plc, on its acquisition of leading project services company Rider Hunt International Limited (RHI) for £25m. RHI is an international provider of project services to the oil, gas, chemical, energy and process industries, with a professional staff of some 240 people […]
Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) LLP has acted for Chantrey City Regeneration Fund on the acquisition of Brandon House, Borough High Street, London from AIB Investment Managers. Chantrey City Regeneration Fund is a joint venture between Chantrey Fund Management (a subsidiary of Australian listed property company Mirvac) and HSBC Specialist Investments Limited (“HSIL” is the dedicated […]