International law firm Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) has advised Secure Income REIT plc on the acquisitions of two substantial portfolios of assets at a total cost of £436 million. The portfolios comprise a leisure portfolio including Manchester Arena, The Brewery at Chiswell Street, EC1 (the largest catered events space in the City of London), 18 […]
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International law firm Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) has successfully advised a group of vendors which included Yoma Strategic Holdings Ltd and First Myanmar Investment Company Limited on a reorganisation, spin-off and listing of their tourism-related assets under the Memories Group on the Singapore stock exchange, through the reverse takeover of Catalist-listed SHC Capital Asia Limited […]
International law firm Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) have advised Northzone as the lead investor on FreightHub’s series A financing round. The Berlin start-up raised US$20m making it the largest series A financing round for a logistics start-up in Europe to date. FreightHub, a freight forwarding company, was launched 18 months ago by Ferry Heilemann, CEO, […]
Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP (BLP) has advised Randall and Quilter (“R&Q”) on its acquisition from ProSight Specialty Insurance of the corporate members of Lloyd’s Syndicate 1110 and the novation of the managing agency of the Syndicate to R&Q Managing Agency Limited (RQMA). BLP also advised R&Q on the quota share and stop loss reinsurance by […]
A multidisciplinary team from Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) have advised on the sale of Retirement Villages Group, the UK’s largest retirement village operator with 14 active communities and a pipeline of developments. The buyers were AxA, the French institutional investment group (which will operate the village developments) and the UK’s largest care home operator, HC-One […]
International law firm, Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP), is advising Quintain Estates and Development PLC (Quintain) on the recommended cash offer announced earlier today by Bailey Acquisitions Limited, an investment vehicle indirectly controlled by Lone Star REF IV (Lone Star). Lone Star’s offer values Quintain at approximately £700m (representing a premium of 22.4 per cent to […]
Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) advised longstanding client Tesco Plc on the latest in a series of six CMBS transactions since 2009 in which Tesco has released value from its property portfolio. The transaction, raising in excess of £490m, is a credit-tenant linked securitisation of a commercial mortgage loan, secured on four trading stores and three […]