Oaklins International News

  • February 2018
    Market intelligence on healthy food: In our second edition of the Healthy Food Spot On, Marco A. Vismara shares some high-level industry intelligence covering market and valuation trends, followed by a spotlight on EcorNaturaSi and an interview with Roberto Maschio, Chairman of Baule Volante & Fior di Loto, SRL.
  • February 2018
    One of Oaklins’ TMT specialists in New York has advised Essence Ventures, LLC, an independent Africa-American owned company focused on merging content, on the acquisition of ESSENCE Communications Inc. (ESSENCE) from Time Inc. ESSENCE currently reaches a global audience of more than 16 million across its various platforms encompassing its signature print magazine, digital, video and social platforms, and television specials.
  • February 2018
    Quarterly update on the M&A Market in China: In the fourth edition of Voice from China, our local Oaklins specialist John Zhang gives an overview of China’s cross-border landscape.
  • February 2018
    Dutch Star Companies ONE (DSCO) is a Special Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC) initiated by Oaklins Netherlands based on the successful launch of three SPACs by Oaklins Italy. The objective of DSCO is to acquire a significant minority stake in a Dutch well-performing ‘star company’, preferably a family business in the Netherlands. Oaklins Netherlands initiated, participated and advised DSCO on all aspects of its successful use...
  • February 2018
    Oaklins Smith & Williamson has advised the shareholders of QMS Medicosmetics GmbH, a leading premium skin care brand, on the sale of the company to BlueGem Capital Partners LLP. This transaction reflects an increase in private equity and venture capital activity in the luxury end of the sector.