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Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners legal advisor to DoveVivo in the Euro 72.5 milion fundraising

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners assisted DoveVivo, company active in co-housing rentals for students and young workers, in the process of raising Euro 72,5 milion of new resources, of which Euro 50 milion in equity and Euro 22.5 milion in credit lines.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advisor to F2A in the acquisition of Elaborazioni Casagrande

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners assisted F2A, company controlled by the investment fund Ardian France and leader for over 50 years in outsourcing solutions, in the acquisition of Elaborazioni Casagrande Srl., company active for almost 25 years in staff management services located in Gradisca di Isonzo.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advisor to SIFI in the acquisition of the ophthalmic brands DACUDOSES and NOVOPTINE

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advised SIFI, leading Italian ophthalmic company, in the acquisition from Laboratoire Gifrer Barbezat of DACUDOSES and NOVOPTINE, leading French brands in the ophthalmic antiseptic sector.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners legal advisor in the sale of A.M.F., leading company in the production of accessories for fashion and leather goods to the private equity fund Alpha

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advised the sellers - Simax S.r.l. (vehicle of the Faerber family), Italglobal Partners, and HB 2.0. – in the sale of A.M.F. S.p.A. to Alpha Private Equity Fund 7.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advisor to the founding partners in the sale of ATOP to Ima

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advised the founding partners of ATOP in the transaction pursuant to which Ima acquired from founding partners and Charme Capital Partners Sgr (the pan-European private equity fund) an additional 63% of ATOP

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners legal advisor to Cedacri in the acquisition of CAD IT

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners assisted Cedacri, leading Italian company specialized in outsourcing services for the banking sector and third Core Banking IT platform in Italy, in the definition of an agreement for the acquisition of CAD IT, company based in Verona, Italian leader in the supply of application software and financial services software for financial institutions, public administration and industry.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advisor to UniCredit S.p.A. in the minority investment in the fintech company Findynamic S.r.l.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advised UniCredit S.p.A. in the minority investment in Findynamic S.r.l., a company active in the dynamic discounting field that – through a website or mobile platform – allows its customers to offer to their suppliers an early payment of their invoices in exchange of a discount, which changes dynamically in relation to the number of days discounted from the original invoice's due date.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advisor to Ambienta SGR in the acquisition of Phoenix International Spa

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advised Ambienta SGR, Europe’s largest sustainability focused private equity investor, in the acquisition of Phoenix International SpA, the European leader in the design, manufacturing and sale of aluminium extrusion dies for the construction, transportation and industrial markets.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advisor to GEDI Gruppo Editoriale in the sale of Persidera

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners acted as legal advisor to GEDI Gruppo Editoriale S.p.A. in the sale of Persidera from GEDI and Tim to the infrastructure fund F2i ed EI Towers. 

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advisor to Kryalos in the 35% minority stake sale to Blackstone

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners acted as legal advisor in the sale of 35% of Kryalos Investments S.r.l., holding of Kryalos SGR S.p.A., to affiliates of The Blackstone Group L.P., following the approval of the transaction by Bank of Italy.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advisor to Intermediate Capital Group in the acquisition through Europe VII Fund of the Italian pharmaceutical company DOC Generici

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advised Intermediate Capital Group’s Europe VII Fund in the acquisition, in partnership with Mérieux Equity Partners together with the management team, of DOC Generici, one of the largest independent Italian pharmaceutical companies. The deal is subject to the approval by the competent antitrust authorities and has a value of Euro 1.1 billion.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners: the Partners’ Meeting appoints six new Counsels.
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L’Assemblea dei Soci dello Studio legale Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners ha deliberato la promozione da Associate a Counsel degli avvocati Lorenzo Fabbrini, Nicola Martegani e Matteo Mengoni, nonché l’ingresso in studio, anch’essa con la qualifica di Counsel, di Angela Quatraro, proveniente dallo Studio penale Isolabella.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advisor to F2A in the acquisition of the Personnel Management Software business branch of Selesta Ingegneria (Zucchetti Group)

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners with a team formed by Partner Stefano Catenacci and Associate Maria Persichetti, assisted F2A, company controlled by the investment fund Ardian France and leader in Italy for over 50 years in the outsourcing solutions filed, in the acquisition of the business branch “Software Presenze” (Personnel Management Software) from Selesta Ingegneria (Zucchetti Group).

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advisor to Estra S.p.A. in the acquisition of 100% of Ecolat, company active in the environment services and waste management

Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners assisted Estra S.p.A. – one of the providers in Central Italy of natural gas, also active in the sale of electric energy, in the acquisition of 100% of Ecolat S.r.l., company active in environment services and waste management in Tuscany.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advisor to Talent Garden in the acquisition of the companies which organise the SingularityU Summit

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advised Talent Garden, the biggest networking and training platform in Europe for the digital innovation set up in Italy in 2011 and led by Davide Dattoli, in the agreements for the acquisition of the companies which organise the SingularityU Summit in Italy and Spain.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advisor to F2A in the acquisition of Archimede HR

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners assisted F2A FIS-Antex, company controlled by the fund Ardian and leader in Italy for over 50 years in outsourcing solutions, in the acquisition of Archimede HR Srl.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advisor to Neva Finventures in the investment in Yolo

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners, advised Neva Finventures in the investment in Yolo Group, the first Italian digital insurance services and brokerage group, founded by Simone Ranucci Brandimarte and Gianluca De Cobelli in 2017.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners Advisor to MutuiOnline Group in the acquisition of 100% of Eagle & Wise S.p.A.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advised Gruppo MutuiOnline S.p.A., a company listed on the Italian Stock Exchange (STAR segment), in the definition of the agreements related to the acquisition of the 100% of the share capital of Eagle & Wise Services S.p.A., leader company in the real estate appraisals and real estate technical services addressed to financial services operators.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners legal advisor to Paolo Bottelli in the sale of 35% of Kryalos to Blackstone.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advised Paolo Bottelli in the sale of 35% of the share capital of Kryalos Investment S.r.l (holding the 100% of Kryalos SGR S.p.A.) to Blackstone.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners legal advisor to Italmobiliare and the financing banks in the acquisition of the GPL division of Lampogas Group from Autogas

After the acquisition, Autogas Group will be recognized on the Italian market among the leaders in the GPL distribution with revenues equal to about half billion.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners with Vetropack for the requalification of the ex-area SAFFA

Vetropack, Swiss company leader in the European glass containers industry, signed a preliminary agreement for the acquisition from Reno de Medici, first Italian and second European producer of varnished recycled cardboard, of an area located in Boffalora Sopra Ticino where a new glassware of next-generation will be built.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners successfully represented Diamond Love Bond in the investigation started by AGCM

Silvia D’Alberti, Sebastiano Cassani, Claudia Cattarin and Roberto Garrone of Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners successfully represented Diamond Love Bond in the investigation started by the Italian Antitrust Authority (IAA) last March in order to assess an alleged infringement of the consumer protection rules with reference to the sale of diamonds through the banking channel.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners legal Advisor to IREN Ambiente in the acquisition of 48.85% of SETA

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advised IREN Ambiente, a company held by IREN Group, in the acquisition by SMC Smaltimenti Controllati – a company held by Waste Italia Group – of a business branch formed by 48.85% of the share capital of Società Ecologica Territorio Ambiente (SETA) and in the closing and post mortem management activities of the dump “O” in Chivasso.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advisor to the Woolrich Group and its majority shareholders in the share transfer agreement with L-GAM

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advised the majority shareholders of Woolrich International LTD in the sale of their participation to the Luxembourgish fund L-GAM Advisors Sarl, held by the royal family of Liechtenstein.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners legal Advisor to HEXPOL AB in the acquisition of a majority stake in Mesgo S.p.A. from NB Aurora

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners assisted HEXPOL AB, a Swedish industrial group specialized in polymer compounds listed on the Stockholm market NASDAQ OMX in the Large Cap segment, in the acquisition of a majority stake in Mesgo S.p.A.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners legal Advisor to Credimi in the entry of two new investors into its share capital

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advised Credimi S.p.A., an innovative fintech start-up, in the investment in the company’s share capital by United Ventures SGR S.p.A., an Italian independent venture capital management entity specialized in investments in innovative software and digital technologies companies, and Vertis SGR S.p.A., an independent asset management company active in private equity and venture capital funds management.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners legal Advisor to DoveVivo in the acquisition of 100% of H4U

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advised DoveVivo S.p.A., a company active in housing rentals, in the acquisition of the 100% share capital of H4U S.r.l., a company active in the residential properties’ management.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advisor to Cartiera dell’Adda in the acquisition of 80% of Industria Cartaria Pieretti

Cartiera dell’Adda S.r.l. completed the acquisition of the 80% stake of Industria Cartaria Pieretti S.p.A., historic company from Lucca active in the production of recycled paper and cardboard for industrial use. The merger of the two companies will form a group destined to become a leading European player in the production and marketing of paper and cardboard.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners and DWF for the partnership between the Tages group and VAM Investments

Tages Group enters the private equity market together with Francesco Trapani by signing a strategic partnership with VAM Investments. Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners and DWF acted as legal advisors in the deal.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners Advisor to the minority shareholder of Pancioc in the entry of new private investors into its share capital

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners, with a team led by Gerardo Gabrielli and Andrea Taurozzi (Partners) and composed of Andrea Mossa and Jacopo Ceccherini (Associates), has advised the minority shareholder of Pancioc S.p.A., a leading company in the management of lunch café branded Panini Durini, in the entry of new private investors into its share capital.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advisor for the acquisition by Ardian of a majority stake in Corob Spa

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners has been advisor to Ardian, a leading global private investment company, in the execution of an agreement with Wise SGR, assisted by Bonelli Erede, for the acquisition of a majority stake in Corob SpA, a leading global supplier of advanced tinting equipment and services for the paints and coatings industry.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advisor to Comas and Webber

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners, with a team formed by partner Stefano Catenacci and associates Lorenzo Fabbrini and Andrea Mossa, advised the shareholders of Comas and Webber, companies active in the sale of commercial information through the web, in the acquisition by Innolva, subsidiary of Tecnoinvestimenti Group.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners Advisor to 21 Investimenti in the acquisition of Carton Pack.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners, with partner Stefano Catenacci and associates Michele Ventura and Maria Persichetti, for the M&A activity, and partner Gaetano Carrello and associate Marcello Legrottaglie, for the financing aspects, assisted 21 Investimenti in the acquisition of a controlling stake in Carton Pack, a company leader in the fruit and vegetables packaging based in Rutigliano (Bari).

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advisor to Vinci Energies in the acquisition of Sintesi Group (Sirecom)

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advised Vinci Energies Italia in the acquisition of Sintesi Group (Sirecom), specialized in services and solutions of ICT area, which counts members in Italy and United States with a revenue in 2017 of more than Euro 15 million.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners Advisor to CVC in the acquisition of a controlling stake in Recordati S.p.A.

Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners assisted, on the M&A and the management re-investment aspects, the funds managed by CVC Capital Partners in the agreement for the acquisition of a controlling stake in Recordati S.p.A. from Recordati Family.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advisor to Cerved in the execution of a partnership agreement with La Scala STA

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners assisted Cerved, leading operator in credit risk analysis and credit management, in the execution of a strategic partnership agreement with La Scala Società tra Avvocati, which provides the establishment of a new independent law firm, in the corporate form of “corporation of lawyers” as per Law no.127/2017, and which will be participated by La Scala as majority shareholder and by Cerved as minority shareholder.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners legal advisor to Capital for Progress 2 S.p.A. in the additional agreement with ABK

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners, with a team composed by Partner Nicola Brunetti, Of Counsel Emanuela Ciaffi and Associate Enrico Candotti, assisted Capital For Progress 2 S.p.A., the Special Purpose Acquisition Company listed on the AIM Market of the Italian stock exchange, in the additional agreement with ABK Group Industrie Ceramiche S.p.A., company manufacturer of ceramics and porcelain stoneware floor tiles.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners: Bruno Gattai Managing Partner of the Year at the LegalCommunity Corporate Awards 2018

Bruno Gattai was awarded as “Managing Partner of the Year” at the LegalCommunity Corporate Awards 2018.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners legal advisor to Francesco Trapani in the acquisition of 51% of Geloso, Italian company active in the production of all natural ice cream bars

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners, with a team formed by Partner Alessandro Dolce, Senior Associate Federico Michelini and Associate Diletta Camicia, assisted Francesco Trapani in the acquisition of 51% of Geloso, an Italian company producer of all natural ice cream bars on a stick.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners Advisor to Azimut in the acquisition of the business branch Sofia SGR

As a consequence of the acquisition, Azimut SGR, among other things, takes over the management of four mutual investment funds previously managed by Sofia SGR bringing its network to 40 financial advisors, who, up to the closing date, managed assets for an approximate value of Euro 950 million.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners adopts artificial intelligence from Luminance

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners has adopted Luminance’s artificial intelligence to streamline the M&A due diligence processes of the Firm.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners awarded Law Firm of the Year 2018 in the Food & Drink category at the TopLegal Industry Awards

The partners involved in the Food & Drink category deals are Emanuela Campari Bernacchi, Sebastiano Cassani and Valentina Lattanzi.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners with “Freeda Media”

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners assisted AG Digital Media - the first new generation Italian media company that talks through the digital brand “Freeda” to the young generation of millennial women

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners Advisor to Sistemi Logistica Srl in the acquisition of a participating stake in AB Holding, which holds a minority quote in BacktoWork24 S.r.l.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners assisted Sistemi Logistica S.r.l. in the acquisition by Mr. Alberto Bassi, of a participating stake equal to 35% of the corporate capital of AB Holding S.r.l., which holds a 26% stake in BacktoWork24 S.r.l.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners: 21 lawyers ranked in “The Legal 500 2018”

“The Legal 500 2018” has been published. There are 21 lawyers ranked in 8 different practices confirming the experience and quality of the resources. In particular, the international directory mentioned our law firm amongst the top 5 Italian law firms market players and reports that “Gattai has experienced impressive growth in recent years”.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners creates a Fintech Taskforce

Within the Intellectual Property Meetings, a roundtable to discuss on “Smart Contract and ICO: blockchain following bitcoin” has been organized for April 19, 2018. The event sees the participation, in addition to the professionals of the Firm, of Ignazio Rocco di Torrepadula, CEO of Credimi Spa, Gian Luca Comandini, Co-Founder of Assobit, Marta Ghiglioni, FinTech Strategist, Marco Bassini - Bocconi University, Federico Panisi – Brescia University, Matteo Masserdotti, Founder and CEO of Two Hundred and Massimo Chiriatti, Client Technical Manager at IBM Italia.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners Advisor to MutuiOnline Group in the acquisition of 50% of Agenzia Italia, aimed at creating a partnership with Gruppo Finanziaria Internazionale in BPO services for leasing and rental

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advised Gruppo MutuiOnline S.p.A., a company listed on the Italian Stock Exchange (STAR segment), in the definition of the agreements related to the acquisition, with governance rights which allow the integral consolidation in the group results, of the 50% of the share capital of Agenzia Italia S.p.A., leader company in the BPO sector for leasing and long-term car rental, historically headed by Gruppo Finanziaria Internazionale.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advisor to Italmobiliare in the acquisition of a 60% stake of L’Aromatika

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advised Italmobiliare in the acquisition of a 60% stake of L’Aromatika, a leading company active in the coffee roasting process and in the production and commercialisation of coffee beans, pods and capsules under the brand “Caffè Borbone”

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners Advisor in the sale of Ceme from Investcorp to Investindustrial

The investment fund manager Investcorp completed the sale of Ceme, a company founded in 1974 which produces solenoid pumps and solenoid valves, to Investindustrial.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners appoints three new Equity Partners, Federico Bal, Valentina Lattanzi and Andrea Taurozzi

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners continues its growth process and internal development strategy by appointing three new Equity Partners, Federico Bal, Valentina Lattanzi and Andrea Taurozzi.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners Advisor in the sale of Eurofiere S.p.A.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners assisted Argenta Holdings S.àr.l., Giuseppe Turri and Andrea Carnevale in the sale of Eurofiere S.p.A., company active in temporary and interior retail, design, architecture and decoration of both exhibition stands and business offices, showrooms and concept stores, to Rooster S.p.A.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners Advisor to F2A Sr.l. in the acquisition of Consult Data S.r.l.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners, with a team formed by Partner Stefano Catenacci and associates Maria Persichetti and Andrea Cerulli Irelli, assisted F2A S.r.l., a leading human resource administration and management services company, in the acquisition of Consult Data S.r.l. from its shareholders.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners Advisor in the acquisition of Figros Srl by AMF S.p.A.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners, with a team formed by Partner Laura Ortali and by Andrea Cerulli Irelli, assisted AMF S.p.A., company located in Bassano del Grappa and leader in the supply of accessories to the principal fashion brands, in the acquisition of Figros S.r.l.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners in the sale of Monviso S.r.l. from PM & Partners to Cerea Partenaire

PM & Partners SGR announces the sale of Monviso S.r.l., leading company specialised in bread substitutes, having functional gourmet and healthy features.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners Advisor to Chili in the investment of the Lavazza family in the company

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advised Chili in the entering of the Lavazza family in the company’s share capital with an investment of Euro 25 million. The Lavazza family has acquired a 25% stake of the company.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners legal Advisor to Investcorp in the sale of CEME S.p.A. to Investindustrial

Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners assisted Investcorp in the sale of CEME S.p.A. to Investindustrial for an enterprise value of Euro 285 million.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners Advisor to the Antolotti family in the acquisition of the residual minority stake in Turbocoating Spa

Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners assisted the Antolotti Family in the acquisition, through the holdings Luglio 2012 S.r.l. and Agosto 2017 S.r.l., of the minority stake held by the investment fund Neuberger Berman AIFM Limited, Winch Italy Holdings 2 S.A. and Winch Italia SICAF S.p.A. in the share capital of Turbocoating S.p.A.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners in the acquisition by Mittel S.p.A. of a 75% controlling stake in I.M.C. – Industria Metallurgica Carmagnolese S.r.l.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advised the investment firm Mittel S.p.A. on the binding agreement for the acquisition of a 75% controlling stake in I.M.C. - Industria Metallurgica Carmagnolese S.r.l., an Italian auto parts manufacturer.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners legal advisor to Clessidra SGR in the sale of its stake in Buccellati

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners assisted private equity fund Clessidra SGR S.p.A. in the sale of its stake in Buccellati Holding Italia, renowned Italian high-end jewelry brand, to the Chinese company Gangtai Group Corporation Limited

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advisor to Cerved in the extension of the industrial partnership with BHW Bausparkasse

Today BHW Bausparkasse AG – Italian branch, headquartered in Bolzano, part of the German banking group BHW Bausparkasse AG, in turn part of the German banking group Deutsche Postbank AG), and Cerved Credit Management Group, subsidiary of Cerved Information Solutions S.p.A. – parent holding company of Cerved Group SpA, the largest information provider and credit servicer in Italy – have finalised an agreement to extend their long-term industrial partnership for the management of non-performing loans in order to include also support and administrative activities on a portfolio of performing, sub-performing and non-performing loans for approximately 1.5 billion Euros.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners legal Advisor in the transfer of CMI Group to Guangdong SACA

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners assisted CMI Group, a leading company in the production of electrical appliances hinges, in the sale by ItalGlobal Partners of the company to Guangdong Xingye Investment LLC, holding company of the listed Chinese Group Guangdong Saca.

Bruno Gattai is one of the six best Italian Corporate/M&A lawyers ranked as Star individual according to Chambers Global 2017

Bruno Gattai, founding partner of Studio Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners has been ranked Star Individual for Corporate M&A according to Chambers Global 2017.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners legal advisor to 21 Investimenti in the acquisition of a majority stake of the Gianni Chiarini Group

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners assisted 21 Investimenti in the acquisition - through the investment fund “21 Investimenti III” managed by 21 Investimenti SGR - of a controlling participation in Gianni Chiarini Group, company active in the design, creation and distribution of Gianni Chiarini and GUM brand quality bags and accessories.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners legal advisor to BPER Banca in the acquisition of Nuova Cassa di Risparmio di Ferrara S.p.A.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners assisted BPER Banca in the acquisition, from Fondo Nazionale di Risoluzione, of 100% of the share capital of Nuova Cassa di Risparmio di Ferrara S.p.A.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners: Fabio Saccone – Regulatory expert – joins the Firm as Junior Partner.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners continues its growth strategy, further extending the range of services offered to its clients by opening the new Regulatory department with Fabio Saccone, who joins the Firm as Junior Partner.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners hires Bocconi corporate law professor Marco Ventoruzzo as new of counsel

The Italian corporate and financial law firm Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners keeps growing with the hire of Professor Marco Ventoruzzo as of counsel.

Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners: Legal Advisor to Clessidra SGR in the sale of its stake in Buccellati Holding S.p.A.

Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners assisted private equity fund, Clessidra SGR S.p.A., in the sale of the majority stake in Buccellati Holding S.p.A., renowned Italian high-end jewelry brand.

Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners legal Advisor to UBI Banca in the sale of the real estate property in Milan, at Via Moscova 33

Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners, with a team formed by Partner Piero Albertario and Associate Nicola Martegani, assisted UBI Banca in the sale of the real estate property located in Via Moscova 33

Gattai in the acquisition of E-conomic International

Gattai Minoli Agostinelli, advised TeamSystem – italian company specialized in the development and distribution of software and services – in the acquisition of E-conomic International, a Danish cloud accounting business

Gattai for Iren’s new governance

Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners - with partners Bruno Gattai and Alessandro Dolce - assisted Iren, a multi-utility company listed on the Italian Stock Exchange, in the redefinition of its corporate governance, implemented through various amendments to the by-laws of the company

The Court of Brescia issued a favorable ruling for UBI Banca

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Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners, through its Partner Piero Albertario, provided successful assistance to UBI Banca, which has obtained a favorable ruling from the Specialized Section for business law of the Court of Brescia. The ruling rejected the claim jointly brought by Mr. Giorgio Jannone

Quadrivio acquires the majority stake in Somacis: the advisors

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In the transaction, Accinni Cartolano, Alkemy, Ernst & Young, Gattai Minoli Agostinelli, Pwc, Russo De Rosa, Stlex Accinni Cartolano, Russo de Rosa (as to all tax related matters), Pwc (as to the due diligence) and Alkemy (for business assessment purposes) have assisted Quadrivio in the acquisition of the majority stake in Somacis Group, active in the manufacturing of high technology printed circuits for the aerospace, medical and infrastructure sector.

With Edison in the acquisition of 90mw in Friuli Venezia Giulia (cellina) and the sale of its stakes in Hydros and Seledison in Alto Adige

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Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners represented Edison in a complex M&A transaction entailing (a) the transfer to Alperia of Edison’s stakes in Hydros and SelEdison, energy companies operating in the province of Bolzano, and, concurrently, (b) the transfer to Edison of Alperia’s stake in Cellina Energy, a company owning 90MW hydroelectric plants of the so-called “Udine Group”, previously assigned by Edipower through a non-proportional demerger

With HG Capital and Bain Capital in the 1.2 bn € acquisition of TeamSystem to Hellman & Friedman

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Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners, together with a team formed by partnersGaetano Carrello, Lorenzo Cairo and Licia Garotti, and by associate Michele Ventura, has assisted HG Capital and Bain Capital in transferring the entire share capital of TeamSystem

Advisor of Investcorp and of its subsidiary Dainese in the USD 65 million acquisition of Swedish group POC

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Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners ha assistito Investcorp e la controllata Dainese nell’acquisizione del gruppo svedese POC, innovativo produttore di caschi nonché di protezioni e accessori per lo sci e per il ciclismo.

Advisor in the transfer of the Grom ice cream shops to Unilever

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Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners, with a team led by Partners Bruno Gattai and Gerardo Gabrielli, as well as by Senior Associate Michele Ventura, has assisted Federico Grom and Guido Martinetti in the transfer of the Grom ice cream shops to Unilever.

With Italmobiliare in the 1.65 bn € acquisition of 45% of Italcementi by HeidelbergCement

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Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners assisted Italmobiliare in drawing up an agreement with HeidelbergCement, which will lead to the transfer of the controlling shareholding historically held by Italmobiliare in Italcementi

With Italmobiliare in the transfer of Sirap Insulation to Soprema Group

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Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners, with a team composed of Luca Minoli (partner) and Federico Bal (senior associate), represented Sirap Gema (Italmobiliare Group) in the sale of its subsidiary Sirap Insulation - leading company in the production of thermal and acoustic insulation systems on the Italian market - to Soprema Group

Capital For Progress 1 lists itself on Borsa Italiana's AIM, the market for high-growth potential small and medium-sized companies

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The investment company has today obtained the authorisation for admission from Borsa Italiana. The listing will concern ordinary shares for an exchange value equal to Euro 51.1 million with free warrants linked, to the extent of 2 warrants each 10 ordinary shares underwritten.

21 Investimenti III's Advisor in finalising the minority investment in SIFI S.p.A.

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Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners has assisted 21 Investimenti III investment fund which, through a special purpose vehicle and through a share purchase capital increase underwriting transaction, has completed a minority investment in SIFI S.p.A., a company having registered office in Catania and active in the ophthalmology sector.

With Vetropack in the acquisition of the Bormioli Rocco S.p.A. food and beverage business

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Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners assisted Vetropack, a listed Swiss Group and glass manufacturer at European level, in drawing up the agreement for the purchase of the Bormioli Rocco S.p.A. Food and Beverage going concern.

Clessidra's Advisor in the acquisition of 80% of Arredo Plast

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Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners has assisted Clessidra in the acquisition of 80% of Arredo Plast, a design furniture company from Treviso. The acquisition was funded partially with funds made available by a pool of banks formed by Banca IMI S.p.A., Banca Popolare di Milano S.c.a r.l., Banca Popolare FriulAdria S.p.A., BNP Paribas, Italian Branch, GE Capital Interbanca S.p.A., IKB Deutsche Industriebank AG – Milan Branch, UniCredit S.p.A. and UniCredit Bank AG, Milan Branch, which also provided the Arredo Plast group companies with all necessary funds to refinance the group's debt and meet the needs related to the respective business operations.

Five law firms for Amp Group's transfer from Star Capital to Ardian

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Fund Ardian has acquired, together with the company's management, 100% of Italian Amp Group, active in the manufacturing and sale of electric window winders for cars, from Star Capital sgr. Led by the managing director, Giovanni de Zio, the managers took part in the transaction with 5% of capital.

With Clessidra in the acquisition of 90% of maison Roberto Cavalli

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Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners assisted the Clessidra fund in the acquisition of 90% of maison Roberto Cavalli, whilst the latter was assisted by law firm Bonelli Erede Pappalardo.

Mittel S.p.A.'s Advisor in the merger transaction between Sorin Spa and Cyberonics Inc.

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Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners has assisted Mittel S.p.A. in connection with the agreements related to the support to the announced merger transaction between Sorin S.p.A. and Cyberonics Inc., a company active in the manufacturing of medical devices in the United States and specialised in the neuromodulation field. The transaction will create a new global leader in medical technologies.

Cerved's Advisor in setting out an agreement with Credito Valtellinese for developing a partnership for the management of non performing credits.

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Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners has assisted Cerved Information Solutions Spa in setting out an agreement with Credito Valtellinese through its subsidiary Cerved Management Group, in order to develop a long term partnership for managing non performing credits.

Investcorp's Advisor in the acquisition of Dainese, a historic company manufacturing technical clothing for motorcyclists

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Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners has assisted Investcorp in the acquisition of Dainese, a leading company in manufacturing top quality technical clothing in the motorcycling world and in the other dynamic sports. The company has been valued in Euro 130 million.

Cerved Information Solutions' Advisor in the acquisition, through its subsidiary Cerved Credit Management Group, of 80% of Recus Spa.

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Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners has assisted Cerved Information Solutions in the acquisition, through its subsidiary Cerved Credit Management Group, of 80% of Recus Spa, a company active in doubtful credit management.

Advisor of Tommaso Giulini from Fluorsid S.p.A. in the offer for the acquisition of Cagliari Calcio.

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Gattai Minoli & Partners is assisting entrepreneur Tommaso Giulini from company Fluorsid S.p.A. in the negotiations to acquire Cagliari Calcio S.p.a. from Massimo Cellino.

Teamsystem's Advisor in the Euro 130 million bond issue successfully placed.

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The new issue entailed an extension of the previous Euro 300 million bond. Gattai Minoli & Partners was the legal advisor of issuer Teamsystem and of private equity funds HG and Bain Capital in the Euro 130 million extension of the Euro 300 million bond already successfully placed on the market.

TeamSystem Group's Advisor in ACG's acquisition from IBM Italia

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Gattai Minoli & Partners has assisted TeamSystem Group in the acquisition of ACG, IBM Italia's division which develops and distributes business software for medium and large-sized companies.

Teamsystem's Advisor in a Euro 300 million bond issue

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Gattai Minoli & Partners has assisted TeamSystem in a Euro 300 million bond issue. The Gattai Minoli & Partners team that followed the transaction was led by PartnerGaetano Carrello.

Cerved Group's Advisors in setting out the agreement with Experian Italia Holding for the acquisition of Experian Data Services

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Gattai Minoli & Partners has assisted Cerved Group in setting out an agreement with Experian Holding Italia for the acquisition of Experian Data Services, the Italian division active in the business information sector.

Salmoiraghi & Viganò's Advisor in entering Luxottica's share capital and in the relevant debt renegotiation

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Gattai Minoli & Partners has assisted Salmoiraghi & Viganò in entering Lusottica's share capital and in renegotiating the debt instrumental to the completion of the transaction. Bruno Gattai, together with Partner Gerardo Gabrielli, acted on behalf of Gattai Minoli & Partners whilst, as regards the debt renegotiation, the team was led by Partner Gaetano Carrello assisted by Associate Laura Filippi.

With Bain Capital and Clessidra in the Euro 1.13 billion sale of Cerved Group to CVC

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CVC Capital Partners has acquired Cerved, an Italian company specialised in the supply of business information, from Bain Capital and Clessidra for Euro 1.13 billion, as reported by a note from CVC.

With Cerved Technologies and CVC in a Euro 780 million High Yield bond issue aimed at the Cerved Group acquisition

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Cerved Technologies S.p.A., a CVC fund company, has launched a Euro 780 million high yield bond issue split into Euro 300 million fixed rate bonds expiring in 2020, Euro 250 million variable rate bonds expiring in 2019 and Euro 230 subordinated bonds expiring in 2021. The benchmark issue is instrumental to CVC Capital Partners' acquisition, through Cerved Technologies S.p.A., of Cerved Holdings S.p.A., a leading group in Italy in the Business Information field.