Oaklins International News

  • July 2017
    QUARTERLY UPDATE ON THE M&A MARKET IN CHINA Outbound cross-border M&A activity in China has seen a stark change in volume due to capital outflow regulations implemented in early 2017. On the bright side, China’s Belt and Road (B&R) Initiative is expected to support investors interested in acquiring businesses in countries that are part of...
  • July 2017
    ACQUISITION OF TWO AUSTRIAN COMPANIES IN THE ELEVATOR SECTOR Oaklins’ team in Sweden has advised Sdiptech AB on the acquisition of Liftsystems GmbH and Aufzüge Friedl GmbH. Oaklins’ Austrian team played a crucial role in identifying the target. This deal is another example of the seamless cooperation between Oaklins’ member firms, demonstrating the organization’s added...
  • June 2017
    MARKET INTELLIGENCE ON FLOWER AND PLANT BREEDING: The first edition of  SPOT ON – Horticulture zooms in on the drivers behind the market consolidation in the flower and plant breeding market. You will find an overview of the most active consolidators, valuation trends, an analysis of Ball Horticultural Company’s acquisition history as well as an interview with Roger Gerritzen,...
  • June 2017
    TECHNOLOGY DEAL FLASH: Oaklins’ team in the Baltics has advised the founding shareholders of AS Starman on the sale of the company to Elisa Oyj. The transaction is expected to create considerable synergies through cross-selling opportunities, service bundling and a more efficient use of shared resources. Read more about the transaction, market trends, deal drivers...
  • June 2017
    FOOD & BEVERAGE DEAL FLASH: Oaklins’ team in Italy has advised Sanpellegrino, a Nestlé company, on the sale of its Recoaro mineral water brand, business and assets to the Dutch listed group Refresco. The transaction also included a co-packing agreement for three of Sanpellegrino’s branded products. Read more about the transaction, market trends, deal drivers...