Investindustrial launches a counter tender offer on Rcs with four historical shareholders of the media group
Investindustrial launches a counter tender offer on Rcs with four historical shareholders of the media groupAttualità
Private equity firm Investindustrial has signed an agreement with four of actual Rcs shareholders in order to launch a counter-tender offer on the Italian-listed media group which is quite higher than the one launched by  Cairo Communication (supported by Intesa Sanpaolo bank, one of other actual Rcs shareholders) (download here the press release). Acutally Investindustrial and its four partners are […]
Investindustrial and Black Diamond to combine Polynt and Reichhold chemical groups
Investindustrial and Black Diamond to combine Polynt and Reichhold chemical groupsAttualità
Italy’s catalysts and polymer materials-maker Polynt spa will partner with US chemical group Reichhold Industries giving birth to a new entitiy reaching about 2.1 billion euros in revenues and 200 million euros in ebitda (see here Investindustrial’s press release and here Reichhold’s press release). Polynt has been controlled by South European private equity operator Investindustrial since 2008 (through Polimeri Speciali Holding spa) […]
Investindustrial in exclusive talks to buy 60% of Artsana childcare and selfcare products
Investindustrial in exclusive talks to buy 60% of Artsana childcare and selfcare productsUltim'ora
Investindustrial private equity firm is in exclusive talks for buying a 60% stake in group Artsana,  an Italian leading group in mums and babies products sector, from founding family Catelli, MF Milano Finanza writes today. Led by the managing principal Andrea Bonomi, Investindustrial’s offer won the ones put forward by competitors Bain Capital and Pai Partners in a beauty contest managed by advisor […]
US Reichold is frontrunner for Italy’s polymer material maker Polynt
US Reichold is frontrunner for Italy’s polymer material maker PolyntUltim'ora
Talks accelerate for sale of catalysts and polymer materials-maker Polynt group, which has been controlled by South European private equity operator Investindustrial since 2008 (through Polimeri Speciali Holding spa). Investindustrial which is led by Mr. Andrea Bonomi is said to be willing to close the sale  (see here a previous post by BeBeez) by the end of March, Reuters wrote yesterday pointing that the sale process […]
Another more-than-one billion euros fund for Andrea Bonomi
Another more-than-one billion euros fund for Andrea BonomiAttualità
Italian-Spanish private equity firm Investindustrial will announce the final close of its sixth fund by a couple of months, with a size that will be quite higher than the one of the fifth fund which had raised 1.25 billion euros in 2012, MF Milano Finanza writes today. Marketing for the sixth fund started last November […]
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Italy’s Flos to buy control of US lighting project designer Lukas Lighting
Italy’s Flos to buy control of US lighting project designer Lukas LightingEconomia e Finanza
High-end lighting designer Italian company Flos will buy US Lukas Lighting from its ceo Craig Corona (download here the press release). Flos Architectural, the professional lighting systems of the group, will then benefit  in the US from the synergy with Lukas Lighting. NYC-based Lukas Lighting specializes in the design, development, and manufacturing of custom lighting products. Its custom division develops projects including, but […]
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French Histoire d’Or said to study Stroili Oro dossier. But shareholders funds are not selling right now
French Histoire d’Or said to study Stroili Oro dossier. But shareholders funds are not selling right nowEconomia e Finanza
One year after exlusive talks had been started  by shareholders of Italy’s jewelries retail chain Stroili Oro with Emerisque fund, rumors are back about an ongoing sale to another counterpart which is said to be French retail jewlries giant Histoire d’Or, The news was published by Il Sole 24  Ore  yesterday referring to an article by Mergermarket. Actually last February (see here a previous post […]
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