Deals tracker: Allen & Overy

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Deals tracker: Allen & Overy

Date Client Matter Deal value Details
30 Sep 15 Ibstock Ibstock IPO   Ibstock is a new client win for Allen & Overy
18 Sep 15 Worldpay Worldpay IPO   Private equity firms Advent International and Bain Capital own Worldpay
17 Sep 15 Credit Suisse, Goldman Sachs, Barclays and HSBC Hastings IPO   Hastings plans to raise around £180m in preparation for admission to the main market of the LSE in October 2015.
26 Aug 15 Paddy Power Betfair and Paddy Power merger £5bn  
12 Aug 15 Carlyle Group Carlyle Group purchases Veritas $8bn  
11 Aug 15 VimpelCom VimpelCom and CK Hutchison announce Italian telecoms deal €21.8bn  
7 Aug 15 Coca-Cola Iberian Partners/Erfrischungsgetränke Coca-Cola merger   Coca-Cola Enterprises’ is combining with Coca-Cola Iberian Partners and Coca-Cola Erfrischungsgetränke (CCEAG) to create the world’s largest independent Coca-Cola bottler based on net revenues
17 Jul 15 888 Holdings 888 Holdings and bwin £900m Earlier in July, GVC Holdings submitted a proposal to buy for £900m
26 Jun 15 Ahold Ahold Delhaize merger £38.5bn The deal will make the chain one of the largest food retailers across the United States and Europe
16 Jun 15 Dragon Oil ENOC’s acquisition of Dragon Oil  £3.7bn Dubai-based Dragon Oil is already 53.9 per cent owned by ENOC.
16 Apr 15 Virgin Active Sale of 80 per cent stake in Virgin Active to Brait £682m A&O also acted on the sale of Virgin Media to Liberty Global in February 2013
7 Apr 15 TNT Express Sale of TNT to FedEx £3.2bn A&O also represented TNT during the failed takeover negotiations with UPS 
20 Mar 15 Banco Sabadell Takeover of TSB £1.7bn A&O worked on this deal in a cross-border capacity with teams from London and Spain
5 Feb 15 PAI Partners Lion Capital’s acquisition of AS Adventure Group    
28 Jan 15 Lone Star Acquisition of Jurys Inn hotel chain £680m  
5 Jan 15 Lone Star Lone Star Real Estate Fund’s acquisition of Moorfield portfolio £1bn  
16 Sep 14 Phones 4U Phones 4U administration   Thought to be the first time that A&O has advised Phones 4U
24 Nov 14 Aviva Aviva’s £5.6bn merger with Friends Life £5.6bn A tie-up between the two companies would create the UK’s leading insurance, savings and asset management firm by customer numbers. 


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