2017 Press release

29/12/2017 - Pedersoli with the Chinese Hefei SARI V-Capital Management in the acquisition of 90% of NMS Group

Milan, 29 December 2017 – Hefei SARI V-Capital Management Co.,Ltd has acquired 90% of NMS Group, holding company of Nerviano Medical Sciences Group, from Fondazione Regionale per la Ricerca Biomedica (i.e. Regional Foundation for Biomedical Research), still holding a stake equal to 10%.

The completion of the acquisition process is expected within the first quarter of 2018.

28/12/2017 - Pedersoli with Intesa Sanpaolo in the transfer of Infogroup to Engineering

Milan, 28 December 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised Intesa Sanpaolo in the transfer of its 100% stake held in Infogroup, which core business focuses on IT services for the financial industry, petrol, mass retail, ICT and Public Administration, to Engineering.

The transaction has been performed on today’s date, following the obtainment of the necessary authorisations…

21/12/2017 - Pedersoli with Nuova Abibes in the acquisition of a branch from “Aibes” agreement with creditors

Milan, 21 December 2017 –  Pedersoli Studio Legale, with a team composed of Elio Marena (Equity Partner) and Alessandro Ronchini (Associate), has advised the company Nuova Abibes S.r.l. in the acquisition – within the procedure of Agreement with Creditors of the company “Abibes S.r.l. in liquidazione” – of “Abibes”…

15/12/2017 - Pedersoli with Pelliconi in the acquisition of Oriental

Milan, 15 December 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale with a team led by Alessandro Marena (Equity Partner), with Massimo Trimboli Raguseo (Associate), has advised Pelliconi & C. Spa, an Italian leading group in manufacturing metal and plastic caps for beverage industry, in the agreements for the acquisition of 51% of the Indian company Oriental Containers Ltd, one of the main players in the Indian market…

27/11/2017 - Pedersoli strengthens Financial Institutions department. Alessandro Zappasodi new Partner.

Milan, 27 November 2017 – Alessandro Zappasodi joins Pedersoli Studio Legale as Partner.

Zappasodi has acquired a significant experience concerning regulatory in relation to banking, insurance, asset management and other financial intermediaries field, accrued by assisting Italian and foreign regulated entities and financial intermediaries, with reference to domestic and cross-border complex regulatory issues…

13/11/2017 - Pedersoli and Clifford Chance in the financing of Anima Holding for the acquisition of Aletti Gestielle SGR

Milan, 13 November 2017  – Within the acquisition process of Aletti Gestielle SGR, the purchaser Anima Holding has entered into a credit facility agreement of an overall amount equal to 850 million Euro, including a mid-long term facility of 550 million Euro granted by Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena, BPM, Mediobanca Banca di Credito Finanziario, MPS Capital Services Banca per le Imprese, Intesa Sanpaolo…

08/11/2017 - Pedersoli in the transfer of Banca Leonardo to Indosuez Wealth Management

Milan, 8 November 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale, with a team led by Carlo Re (Equity Partner) and composed of Luca Rossi Provesi (Senior Associate), Edoardo Pedersoli and Giulia Etzi Alcayde (both Associates), has advised the sellers and Banca Leonardo, one of the main players in the wealth management sector in Italy, in the agreements for the transfer of 67.67 % of the Bank’s corporate capital to Indosuez Wealth Management, the reference expert for…

08/11/2017 - Italian Growth Fund acquires a shareholding in Aquafil

Milan, 8 November 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale with a team composed of Carlo Re (Equity Partner) and Giulia Etzi Alcayde (Associate), has advised Quaestio Capital SGR S.p.A. in the acquisition, in the name and on behalf of Italian Growth Fund, of a stake in the corporate capital of Aquafil equal to 1.222%.

The transaction falls within the framework of…

06/11/2017 - Pedersoli establishes the Administrative Law department and confers the lead to Sergio Fienga

Sergio Fienga joins Pedersoli as Equity Partner and he will lead the development of the department from the Firm’s new office in Rome

Milan, 6 November 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale has established Administrative Law department and the relevant development will be led by Sergio Fienga, joining the Firm as Equity Partner.

The department, operating from 1 November, provides legal assistance in…

26/10/2017 - Pedersoli with Intesa in the acquisition of a shareholding in CARIPT

Milan, 26 October 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised Intesa Sanpaolo in the acquisition of 16.525% of the corporate capital of Cassa di Risparmio di Pistoia e della Lucchesia (CARIPT) in an amount equal to 85.2 million Euro.

The acquisition of the shareholding…

24/10/2017 - Pedersoli e il FAI - Fondo Ambiente Italiano promuovono il convegno "Fondazione no-profit e Impresa profit-driven: mondi contrapposti o destini incrociati?"

Milano, 24 ottobre 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale e il FAI – Fondo Ambientale Italiano – promuovono il convegno “Fondazione no-profit e Impresa profit-driven: mondi contrapposti o destini incrociati?”, che si terrà il 27 ottobre, dalle ore 9.15 alle 13.00, a Torino, presso il Museo Nazionale del Risorgimenti Italiano, in Piazza Carlo Alberto 8.

Obiettivo del convegno è approfondire…

18/10/2017 - Pedersoli with CNP and Alpha in the financing of Caffitaly

Milan, 18 October 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale, with Maura Magioncalda (Equity Partner), Consuelo Citterio (Partner), Nicola Nocerino and Giulia Lucchini, together with Arendt & Medernach as to the aspects of Luxembourg law, have advised Compagnie Nationale à Portefeuille (CNP) – a Belgian holding company belonging to Groupe Frère-Bourgeois – and the private equity fund Alpha in the financing for an overall amount of 200 million Euro issued by…

16/10/2017 - Pedersoli and Bird & Bird in the acquisition of Atisa Aero-Termica Italiana by PSC Group

Milan, 16 October 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised PSC Group, operating in the design and engineering of technological plants and controlled by Simest (Cdp), in the acquisition of Atisa Aero-Termica Italiana, a company producing fan coil units to be used in the marine, transport, industrial, residential and retail sectors.

PSC Group has been operating for…

27/09/2017 - Pedersoli with Alpha Private Equity in the transfer of Pavan to GEA

Milan, 27 September 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised Food Technologies S.A., a company controlled by Alpha Private Equity Fund 6 and by the industrial holding company Idea Cinquanta, in the transfer of 100% of Pavan Group to GEA Group AG, an international leading company in…

25/09/2017 - Pedersoli with Banca Patrimoni Sella & C. in the partnership with Schroders Italy SIM

Milan, 25 September 2017 –  Pedersoli Studio Legale advises Banca Patrimoni Sella & C. in the agreement with Schroders Italy SIM aimed at the strategic partnership in Wealth Management business in Italy. Pursuant to the agreement…

13/09/2017 - Pedersoli with NB Renaissance Partners in the acquisition of Comelz

Milan, 13 September 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised NB Renaissance Partners (“NBRP”) – part of Neuberger Berman activity focused on private equity investments in Italy – in the acquisition from Zorzolo family of a majority shareholding in…

31/07/2017 - Pedersoli and Intesa in the agreements with SIAS Group

Milan, 31 July 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale, with a team led by Carlo Pedersoli (Equity Partner) and composed of Marida Zaffaroni (Partner) and Giulio Sandrelli (Senior Associate), has advised Intesa Sanpaolo in the entering into of an agreement with SIAS S.p.A. and the controlled company SATAP S.p.A. (collectively…

31/07/2017 - Pedersoli with Tengram in the sale of Vicenza Manufacturing

Milan, 31 July 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale, with a team composed of Elio Marena (Equity Partner), Alessandro Ronchini (Associate) and Elena Marinucci (Counsel) as to bankruptcy law issues, has advised the US private equity fund Tengram Capital Partner Gen 2 (and its controlled…

27/07/2017 - Pedersoli and Intesa Sanpaolo in the agreement with Engineering for the sale of Infogroup

Milan, 27 July 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised Intesa Sanpaolo in the entering into of an agreement with Engineering for the sale of 100% of Infogroup share capital, held by the banking group. Infogroup’s core business focuses on IT…

26/07/2017 - Pedersoli in the incorporation of Test Holding, a new holding controlling Bimal and Leonardo

Milan, 26 July 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised Route Capital Partners S.r.l., Maurizio Perroni and Equilybra S.p.A., and the founding shareholders of Bimal S.r.l. (Perugia) and Leonardo S.r.l. (Brescia), in a “club deal” relating to the incorporation of Test Holding S.p.A. and the acquisition by this latter of 100% of Bimal S.r.l. and Leonardo S.r.l., international leaders in…

21/07/2017 - Pedersoli and the shareholders of Iven in the sale to Rainbow

Milan, 21 July 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised the shareholders of Iven S.p.A., owning Colorado Film Production, Moviement, San Isidro and a shareholding in Gavila srl, in the sale of a majority shareholding to Rainbow, the content company of Marche region worldwide known for its cartoons and multimedia productions ranging from Winx to Maggie & Bianca.

11/07/2017 - Alchemy enters into the acquisition of Sigla Credit and SiCollection: The law firms involved

Milan, 11 July 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale, has advised Alchemy Special Opportunities Fund, specialised in private equity investments and special situations in Europe, having a long-established track record in financial services sector, in the entering into of a sale and purchase agreement of two shareholdings (equal to 100% of corporate capital) held in Sigla Credit, a registered stock broker…

07/07/2017 - Pedersoli in the corporate capital increase of UBI Banca

Milan, 7 July 2017– Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised UBI Banca in the corporate capital increase  by option offer executed today, for an overall equivalent of 400 million Euro.

The team composed of Carlo Pedersoli and Marcello Magro (Equity Partners), including…

07/07/2017 - New acknowledgement for Pedersoli at Legalcommunity Corporate M&A Awards 2017

Milan, 7 July 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale has been awarded “Best Practice Corporate M&A Mid Cap” at Legalcommunity Corporate M&A Awards 2017.

The new acknowledgement has been granted by an awarding committee composed of eminent advisors, general counsels and directors of legal and corporate affairs, which has pointed out how…

26/06/2017 - Pedersoli and Marchetti with Intesa in the bailout of Banche Venete

Milan, 26 June 2017 – Carlo Pedersoli, Piergaetano Marchetti and Carlo Marchetti have advised Intesa Sanpaolo in the negotiation and execution of the agreements for the acquisition of certain assets, liabilities and legal relations of Banca Popolare di Vicenza and Veneto Banca, under…

01/06/2017 - Pedersoli and WIIT in the listing at AIM

Milan, 1 June 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised WIIT S.p.A., one of the main Italian players in the market of Cloud Computing services for companies, in the listing process at AIM Italia.

The team…

24/05/2017 - Pedersoli with the banks in the financing to Tattile for the acquisition of Chromasens

Milan, 24 May 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale represented by Maura Magioncalda (Equity Partner), Consuelo Citterio (Partner) and Nicola Nocerino, has advised Crédit Agricole Cariparma and Banco BPM in the financing to Tattile, worldwide leading designer and manufacturer of cameras for traffic tracking, aimed at…

24/05/2017 - Armonia SGR acquires Aspesi Group

Milan, 24 May 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale, represented by Andrea de’ Mozzi (Equity Partner) and Alessandro Tufani (Partner), has advised Fabio Gnocchi, in the acquisition of Aspesi Group, historic Italian clothing brand, by…

19/05/2017 - Carlo Pedersoli “Professional of the year” for banks at TopLegal Industry Awards

Milan, 19 May 2017 – Carlo Pedersoli, Equity Partner, has been awarded as “Professional of the year” in the category Banks within the second edition of TopLegal Industry Awards.

The event was held last 18 May at Palazzo Mezzanotte, offices of the Italian Stock Exchange, among…

11/05/2017 - The law firms involved in the acquisition of the Target Bridge Institutions by UBI Banca

Milan, 11 May 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised UBI Banca in the acquisition of 100% corporate capital of Nuova Banca delle Marche, Nuova Banca dell’Etruria e del Lazio and Nuova Cassa di Risparmio di Chieti (the “Target Bridge Institutions”) by the National Resolution Fund…

10/05/2017 - Pedersoli with Digicom in the sale to B810

Milan, 10 May 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale, represented by Luca Saraceni (Partner), has advised Digicom S.p.A., a company operating for over 40 years in the development and design of telecommunication and data transmission devices, in the sale of 100% corporate capital to B810 S.r.l., a company operating in the design and manufacturing of electronic systems and in the development of innovation technologies for the field of connectivity (Internet of Things).

04/05/2017 - Pedersoli in the acquisition of Selcom

Milan, 4 May 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised Avenue Capital Group and Europa Investimenti S.p.A. in the acquisition, through an SPV, of the group Selcom Elettronica S.p.A. and the shareholding in Selcom Electronics (Shanghai) Co. Ltd. As a result of a competitive process in the context of the creditors’ composition of Selcom Elettronica S.p.A. in an amount equal to 30.7 million Euro. The transaction closing is expected in June.

21/04/2017 - Pedersoli with the banks in the agreements with Poligrafici and Monrif

Milan, 21 April 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale, represented by Maura Magioncalda (Equity Partner) and Alessandra De Cantellis (Partner), has advised Intesa Sanpaolo Group, Banco BPM, UniCredit, MPS, UBI Banca and BPER in the negotiation and execution of a syndicated loan agreement in an overall amount of 49 million Euro entered into, inter alia, by Poligrafici Editoriale S.p.A. and Poligrafici Printing S.p.A., companies…

13/04/2017 - De Nora transfers its shareholding to Blackstone

Milan, 13 April 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale with a team led by Carlo Pedersoli and Alessandro Marena (Equity Partners), with Andrea Faoro (Partner), has advised De Nora family and the company in the transfer of a shareholding of Industrie De Nora S.p.A., a worldwide leading company in the design, manufacturing and supply of…

05/04/2017 - Pedersoli in the debt restructuring of Malvestiti

Milan, 5 April 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale, with a team composed of Maura Magioncalda (Equity Partner) Alessandra De Cantellis (Partner) and Nicola Nocerino, has advised the banks and Unicredit Leasing, in the drafting and negotiation of the agreements relating to the financial debt restructuring of Malvestiti Group.

The transaction, relating to an overall indebtedness of approximately 220 million Euro…

30/03/2017 - BrokerTec Europe Limited acquires e-MID SIM S.p.A.

Milan, 30 March 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale, represented by Ascanio Cibrario (Equity Partner) and Alessandra Fotticchia and Giulio Sandrelli (Senior Associates),  has advised the sellers and the financial institutions in the transfer of e-MID SIM S.p.A., a financial services company holding and managing the sole…

28/03/2017 - Pedersoli in the financing to Liu Jo S.p.A.

Milan, 28 March 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale, represented by Maura Magioncalda (Equity Partner) and Consuelo Citterio (Partner), has advised Banca IMI S.p.A. and Intesa Sanpaolo S.p.A. in the financing granted to Liu Jo S.p.A., a leading company in clothing and luxury goods sector, instrumental to the reorganisation of the group’s corporate and financial structure…

10/03/2017 - Pedersoli with Aquarama Gest in the acquisition of Hypromat Italia

Milan, 10 March 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale, with a team composed of Elio Marena (Equity Partner), Silvia Zorzetto (Senior Associate) and Alessandro Ronchini (Associate), has advised Aquarama Gest S.r.l. in the acquisition of 19 branches operating in the field of car washing stations from Hypromat Italia S.r.l., in the context of a divestiture process by Hypromat Group of its activities in the Italian market.

03/03/2017 - Legalcommunity Finance Awards 2017

Milan, 3 March 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale won a new award at the Legalcommunity Finance Awards 2017. The Senior Associate Morena Bontorin was the winner of the Emerging Lawyer of the Year award…

09/02/2017 - Pedersoli with Qui! Group in Fleetcor partnership

Milan, 9 February 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised Qui! Group in the negotiation of the partnership entered into with Fleetcor.

According to the terms of the agreement, Fleetcor – world leader in mileage claim forms listed at New York Stock Exchange – has acquired a minority stake in Qui! Group which, with revenues of more than 600 million Euro in 2015, is the leading Italian group in the sector of couponing, welfare…

20/01/2017 - Pedersoli in the financing granted to The Student Hotel

Milan, 20 January 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale, with a team led by Maura Magioncalda (Equity Partner) and composed of Morena Bontorin (Senior Associate), Nicola Nocerino and Deborah De Rosa, has advised MPS Capital Services Banca per le Imprese S.p.A., UniCredit S.p.A. and Crédit Agricole Cariparma S.p.A. in the 41.1 million Euro financing granted to TSH PropCo S.r.l., an SPV belonging to The Student Hotel group operating in the sector of hotellerie…

19/01/2017 - Pedersoli with the start-up Floome in the negotiation of its first investment

Milan, 19 January 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised the founders and Angel Investors of the start-up Floome in the venture capital transaction, which has led Axa Strategic Ventures and Invitalia Ventures SGR to invest in the company.

Floome – a start-up located in Veneto founded by Fabio Penzo, Marco Barbetta and Luca Escoffier in 2013 and developed with the support of Angel Investors Tiziano Busin and…

13/01/2017 - Pedersoli with UBI in the offer for three bridge banks

Milan, 13 January 2017 – Pedersoli Studio Legale, with a team led by Carlo Pedersoli, has advised UBI Banca in the negotiation of the binding offer, sent to the National Resolution Fund and valid until 18 January 2017, for the purchase of 100% share capital of Nuova Banca delle Marche, Nuova Banca dell’Etruria e del Lazio and…

09/01/2017 - Carlo Tassara transfers certain assets to the banks

Milan, 9 January 2017 – Carlo Tassara has executed the agreement for the transfer to Intesa Sanpaolo, UniCredit and Banca Popolare di Bergamo, of the entire shareholding indirectly held in Eramet, a company listed on the Paris Stock Exchange, and in the negotiation and entering into of an agreement for the transfer to the same financial institutions of…

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