International law firm, Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP), has advised Prairie Mining on its standard listing on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange (LSE) which admitted today. Prairie Mining is developing the Lublin Coal project in Poland and has recently agreed an up to A$83m capital injection from mining private equity fund, CD Capital, […]
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International law firm Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) has today (3 August) released a report revealing in the first half of 2015 over $1.76bn of private equity funds were invested in equity in mining projects globally. Furthermore, there were 61 reported investments in the first half of 2015, up from a total of 50 reported in […]
International law firm Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) announced that it has recruited private equity specialist Catherine (Cath) Shirley as a partner in the Corporate Finance practice in London, which has seen significant investment over the past 12 months. Cath acts for corporations, private equity funds and investment banks in the UK, the US, Europe and […]
BLP has advised new client Intermediate Capital Group plc (ICG) and its affiliated funds on its secondary buy-out of leading convenience foods manufacturer Symington’s Limited, from Bridgepoint Capital and its management team. The transaction completed on Thursday 31 May 2012 and will enable Symington’s to fund further bolt-on acquisitions. The company is currently best-known for […]
International law firm Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) has advised European venture capital firm Van den Ende & Deitmers on its backing of a US$25m Series A investment in Unruly Holdings Limited, the holding company of the Unruly Media Group, alongside co-investors Amadeus Capital Partners and Business Growth Fund. Unruly is a global technology platform for […]
BLP today announced that Paul Simcock is joining the firm as a partner in its Banking & Capital Markets Group. Paul focuses on acquisition and leveraged financings with an emphasis on the financial sponsor side and he has particular experience in high yield related and New York law financings and restructurings. His clients include private […]
Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) announced today that Raymond McKeeve, one of the UK’s leading private equity specialists, is to join BLP as a partner. Raymond has over 14 years experience as a lawyer in private equity during which he helped establish the private equity practices at both Linklaters and Kirkland & Ellis. He has advised […]