TRANSACTIONS

More than 50 executed transactions in multiple sectors

Takeover bid to acquire Barón de Ley
Takeover bid to acquire Barón de Ley

Sole advisor to Mazuelo on the takeover bid to acquire Barón de Ley.

 

Barón de Ley is one of the most important wine producers in Spain with a leading position in the DOC Rioja. It obtains 50% of its revenues outside Spain.


January, 2019




Sale of Litalsa
Sale of Litalsa

Sole financial advisor to Realza on the sale of a majority stake in Litalsa to MCH Private Equity.

 

Litalsa, founded in 1972 and based in Oyón (Álava), is the leader in the European lithography and varnishing outsourcing market for metal cans, closures and other metal products manufacturers. Litalsa’s client portfolio includes some of the world’s largest manufacturers in the sector.

 

The acquisition by MCH Private Equity will support Litalsa to consolidate its market leadership and implement its national and international growth plan in the coming years.


January, 2019




Acquisition of a stake of EDM
Acquisition of a stake of EDM

Sole advisor to Mutua Madrileña on the acquisition of a 30% stake with the option to acquire up to 51% in 2019 of EDM.

 

EDM is one of the leading independent asset managers in Spain with more than €3,700 MM in assets under management and offices in Barcelona, Madrid, Luxembourg and Mexico City.

 

With this transaction, Grupo Mutua successfully delivers on one of the objectives of its 2018-2020 Strategic Plan: develop its asset management platform and strengthen Mutuactivos as the leading independent asset manager in Spain.

 


December, 2018




Sale of Grupo Codorníu to The Carlyle Group
Sale of Grupo Codorníu to The Carlyle Group

Exclusive advisor to Grupo Codorníu on the sale of a majority stake to The Carlyle Group.

 

The Codorníu group is one of the oldest companies in Europe, with more than 460 years of history dedicated to the production of wines and cavas. Its ten wineries are located in some of the most renowned wine regions across the world. The group produces highly reputed and prestigious premium brands which are market leaders in Spain and worldwide.


October, 2018




Citri&Co refinancing
Citri&Co refinancing

Sole advisor to Citri&Co in the refinancing of its debt. The refinancing has been made through a syndicated loan and has been coordinated by leading national and international banks, allowing the Company to integrate Perales and Ferrer into the Group as well as face the next stage of its strategic plan.

 

Citri&Co is the European leader in the production and commercialization of conventional and ecological citrus, and will have annual revenues of €400 MM. The Group is participated by Miura Private Equity and arises from the merger of RioTinto and Martinavarro in July 2017.


July, 2018




Acquisition of Clariana
Acquisition of Clariana

Exclusive advisor to Miquel y Costas on the acquisition of Clariana, a Spanish family business leader in the manufacturing of color paper and cardboards. Miquel y Costas, with an annual turnover over €200 MM, is the largest manufacturer of fine and specialty papers in Spain and one of the largest players worldwide.

 

The integration of Clariana into the Miquel y Costas group reinforces the group’s leadership in the specialty papers segment in Spain and facilitates important commercial and operational synergies. The international recognition of Clariana together with the production technology of Miquel y Costas allows the group to expand its range of products and strengthen its international position.


July, 2018




Acquisition of a 20% stake in Gas Natural Fenosa
Acquisition of a 20% stake in Gas Natural Fenosa

Advisor to CVC Capital Partners and Corporación Financiera Alba on the acquisition of a 20% stake in Gas Natural Fenosa from Repsol for a total consideration of €3,816 MM.

 

Gas Natural is one of the largest energy infrastructure companies in the world with operations in more than 30 countries and over 23 million customers. The company operates across the gas value chain from procurement to liquefaction, storage, regasification, transportation, distribution and marketing. The company owns the largest gas distribution network and has a leading market share in the retailing of gas in Spain. Gas Natural also owns and operates gas distribution networks in Latin America with leading market shares in Brazil, Chile and Mexico. The company owns approximately 15GW of electricity generation assets in Spain and internationally. Gas Natural is listed on the Spanish stock exchanges and forms part of the IBEX 35.


May, 2018




Tender Offer for Abertis Infraestructuras
Tender Offer for Abertis Infraestructuras

Independent financial advisor to the board of directors of Abertis Infraestructuras in connection with the public tender offers on the company’s shares, which finalized in a joint bid by Hochtief AG, Atlantia S.p.A. and ACS S.A. for a total consideration of €18,200 MM.

 

Abertis is the worldwide leader in toll road management with over 8,600 kilometres of high capacity and quality roads in 15 countries across Europe, the Americas and Asia. Abertis is the leading national road operator in Spain, Chile, and Brazil, and has an important presence in France, Italy and Puerto Rico. Additionally, the company has stakes in more than 650 kilometres of indirectly managed toll roads.


May, 2018




Acquisition of Mecanizaciones Aeronáuticas, SA (MASA)
Acquisition of Mecanizaciones Aeronáuticas, SA (MASA)

Sole advisor to ProA Capital in the acquisition of a stake in Mecanizaciones Aeronáuticas, SA (MASA). The entry of ProA Capital into the shareholding will help the company to face the next level of its strategic plan, supporting its growth and consolidation in the market with a special focus on innovation.

 

MASA is a vertically integrated TIER 1 supplier of large metallic parts and components in the Aerospace & Defense industry focused on large pieces (mainly steel, aluminum and titanium). The company has an in-depth expertise in precision metal parts and a highly qualified team with more than 40 years of experience in the industry.

 


April, 2018




Sale of a portfolio of real estate rental properties to Testa Residencial
Sale of a portfolio of real estate rental properties to Testa Residencial

Advisor to CaixaBank on the sale of 1,458 dwellings from BuildingCenter, its real estate subsidiary, to Testa Residencial for an approximate consideration of €227 MM. The portfolio is made up of 42 buildings mainly located in Madrid, Palma de Mallorca, Barcelona and Valencia.

 

The agreement will allow CaixaBank to accelerate foreclosed assets divestment plan and Testa Residencial to expand its portfolio to over 10.700 dwellings.

 

 


March, 2018