Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners has advised the Global Coordinators Credit Suisse, Barclays e UBS on the high yield bond issued to finance the acquisition of Forgital by Carlyle, one of the most important transaction of 2019 in the Italian private equity market.
Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners assisted Ardian, private equity fund, in the financing for the acquisition of the entire share capital of Celli S.p.A, company active in the beverage industry, currently owned by Consilium, asset management company dedicated to private equity, and by the Celli family.
Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners assisted Antress Industry in a private placement through the issuance of a euro 4 million bond, increasable up to euro 7 million in 2019, which has been subscribed by funds managed by Tenax Capital, aimed at supporting a strategic plan of investments in Italy and abroad.
Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners assisted the Global Coordinators Crédit Agricole Italia and Banco BPM and the Mandated Lead Arrangers Crédit Agricole Italia, Banco BPM, BPER, Cassa depositi e prestiti and Unipol in the organisation of a medium-long term financing transaction of Euro 170 million.
Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advised Banca IMI, UniCredit and UBI Banca as arrangers and lenders of the financing for the acquisition by F2i of 62% of Farmacrimi, Italian group holding 12 pharmacies 14 para-pharmacies and a logistics and distribution system.
Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advised Crédit Agricole Cariparma and Iccrea Banca Impresa in the financing for the entry of Fondo Agroalimentare Italiano and Tönnies International Holding GmbH in the share capital of Sinfo One S.p.A., leader company in the planning and development of innovative computer systems in the manufacturing sector, in particular in the food processing industry.
Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners assisted the Global Coordinators Goldman Sachs, BNP Paribas, Citigroup and Crédit Agricole CIB in the placement by Fire (BC) Bidco, a company controlled by funds managed by Bain Capital, of a €410 million high yield bond, issued to finance the acquisition of Italmatch Chemicals S.p.A., an Italian company leader in the global production and marketing of specialty chemical additives.
Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners, with a team formed by Partner Gaetano Carrello and associate Federico Tropeano, assisted F2a in a medium-long term financing transaction provided by a pool of banks.
TeamSystem, and Hellman & Friedman portfolio company, concluded successfully the issuance of a eur 550mln floating rate senior secured high-yield bond due 2023 and of a eur 200mln floating rate senior secured bond due 2025.
Cellular Italia S.p.A., portfolio company of L Catterton and European leader in the production of smartphones and tablet accessories, concluded a financing transaction for the implementation of the group investment plan, in line with its international growth strategy and the development of corporate performances.
Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners assisted the funds managed by Quadrivio and Tenax as subscribers of two non-convertible bonds – listed on the Third Market organized and managed by the Vienna Stock Exchange – issued by Bravoeco Due in the context of the acquisition transaction of CVG Group by Berni Gamberini family.
Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners is advising in the € 303 million financing made available by Elliott for the acquisition of AC Milan by Rossoneri (a holding company controlled by Mr. Yonghong Li), the refinancing of part of the existing financial indebtedness and capital expenditure.
Italian corporate and financial law firm Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners advised the arrangers Banca Popolare di Milano and UBI Banca in the financing of Italian high-performance bicycles manufacturer Pinarello’s acquisition by the Franco-American private equity firm L Catterton.