Deals & Transactions

Ardian

Mid cap team raises €4.5bn (2016)



Leon

Leon raises £19m funding from OakNorth Bank (2016)



Ardian

Ardian Expansion team raises €1bn (2016)



AA

Sale of Irish business to Carlyle for €156.6m (2016)



McColl's

  £117m acquisition to buy 300 Co-op stores (2016)

Danone

  $12.5bn acquisition of WhiteWave Foods (2016)

Ardian

Infrastructure raises 2.65bn euros (2016)

Regional REIT

Listing of Regional REIT on the Main Market of the LSE - valued at £274m (2015)

Bear

Urban Fresh Foods sold to Lotus Bakeries for £70m (2015)

YO! Sushi

YO! Sushi sold to Mayfair Private Equity for £82m (2015)

Lone Star Funds

Successful contested bid for Quintain, valuing the company at £742m (2015)

Active

Sale of Evans Cycles by Active Private Equity (2015)

AA

£935m debt refinancing (2015)

Jurys Inn

£680m acquisition of Jurys Inn by Lone Star Funds (2015)

CDC

Acquisition of Globeleq Africa (2015)

Johnson Matthey

Acquisition of assets from Clariant (2015)

AA

£1.35bn takeover and IPO of the AA (2014)

Ardian

$10bn secondaries fundraising (2014)

Engage Mutual Assurance

Merger of Engage Mutual and Family Investments (2014)

Ivanhoe Cambridge

£112m real estate asset purchase (2014)

Lone Star Funds

£1bn acquisition of Moorfield portfolio (2014)

Johnson Matthey

£118m sale of assets (2014)

Clearbell

£400m fund raise (2014)

Lone Star Funds

Acquisition of £900m debt portfolio from Lloyds Banking Group (2014)

Luton Airport

Acquisition of London Luton Airport (2013)

Ardian

€510m MBO of Ardian from parent company AXA (2013)

Ivanhoe Cambridge

£265m purchase of Woolgate Exchange (2013)

Lonrho

£175m take-private transaction (2013)

Leon

Consumer bond fundraising launch (2012)

Iceland Foods

£1.55bn sale of Iceland Foods by Landsbanki (2012)

Royal Liver Group

Merger of Royal Liver and Royal London (2011)