Bonelli Erede Pappalardo (BEP), Pavesi Gitti Verzoni and d’Urso Gatti have completed the largest Italian M&A deal in 2008. BEP partners Roberto Pistorelli and Barbara Napolitano, together with Gregorio Gitti and
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Linklaters was hired to advise on four of the 10 biggest mergers and acquisitions in 2008, leading the M&A league table published by Bloomberg today. In the smallest deal market in four years, total announced mergers and
Allen & Overy (A&O), Linklaters and Sullivan & Cromwell have advised on a €6.3bn rights issue for recently formed brewing giant Anheuser-Busch InBev. Allen & Overy advised the underwriters, which included BNP
Clifford Chance and Weil Gostshal & Manges have taken lead roles advising on the sale of AIG Private Bank to Abu Dhabi investment group Aabar Investments PSJC.
A team led by Eversheds partner David Emberson has been appointed by Stock Market-listed property group Segro to handle legal work at Treforest Industrial Estate, Wales’ most established and largest office and
Finnish electricity business Fortum Oyj has finalised a landmark €5bn Russian investment, with Dewey & LeBoeuf’s London and Moscow offices acting as lead legal counsel.
Norton Rose is advising HSBC on the purchase of Indonesian lender Bank Ekonomi for $608m. Lovells was handed a role by the sellers, a group of Indonesian private investors.
Wachtell Lipton Rosen & Katz and Sullivan & Cromwell have snared the lead roles on Morgan Stanley’s $9bn (£5.2bn) injection from Japanese bank Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group...
Sullivan & Cromwell and Davis Polk & Wardwell have secured roles on US insurance giant AIG’s additional $37.8bn funding.
Linklaters and Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton are continuing to cash in on the turmoil in the global banking markets, with the pair taking leading roles as BNP Paribas’ takes control of Fortis....
Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom has advised Japanese bank Nomura on its winning auction bid for Lehman Brothers' Asian operations. Linklaters' Hong Kong office advised KPMG, the provisional liquidator to the Lehman
Allen & Overy has bagged the lead instruction advising struggling mortgage lender HBOS in its reported merger talks with Lloyds TSB. Linklaters is understood to be assisting Lloyds on the reported talks, with
New York leaders Shearman & Sterling and Sullivan & Cromwell have bagged top roles on insurance giant Allianz’s €9.8bn sale of Dresdner Bank to German rival Commerzbank.
Ashurst and Linklaters have landed lead roles on the proposed £1.4bn takeover of Russian oil exploration giant Imperial Energy. The deal sees Linklaters score a role for Indian corporate ONGC Videsh, whose offer for