2021 Press release

16/07/2021 - Gli advisor nella joint venture tra Campari Group e Moët Hennessy

Milano, 16 luglio 2021Campari Group e Moët Hennessy hanno creato una joint venture al 50/50 con l’obiettivo di investire in società di e-commerce wine & spirit per costruire un player europeo specializzato in questo canale in crescita.

14/07/2021 - Pedersoli with Smart 4 Engineering in the acquisition of Top Network

Milan, 14 July 2021 Smart 4 Engineering, a French private equity vehicle exclusively focused on ICT, investing in France, Spain, Portugal and Italy, has acquired Top Network S.p.A., an Italian company specialising in the support to enterprises in digital transformation processes.

09/07/2021 - Pedersoli Studio Legale receives 2 important prizes at the Legalcommunity Corporate Awards 2021

Milan, 9 July 2021 – With reference to the assistance provided to Intesa Sanpaolo in the voluntary public exchange offer on 100% ordinary shares of UBI, Pedersoli Studio Legale received the following prized during the awarding ceremony at Legalcommunity Corporate Awards 2021:

  • Carlo Pedersoli “Lawyer of the Year”
  • Davide Cacchioli “Antitrust Best Practice”

07/07/2021 - Spindox for the first time on AIM Market Italy

Milan, 7 July 2021 Spindox, a leading company in the ICT services and products market for digital innovation in companies’ business, has joined for the first time on 6 July 2021 the AIM market Italy.

02/07/2021 - Maura Magioncalda is Finance Restructuring Lawyer of the Year at Legalcommunity Finance Awards 2021

Milan, 2 July 2021 – Maura Magioncalda, equity partner, head of Banking & Finance and Debt Restructuring departments, awarded “Finance Restructuring Lawyer of the Year”, an important acknowledgement at Legalcommunity Finance Awards 2021, in the context of the awarding ceremony held yesterday in Milan at WJC Square, with an audience of leading law firms and professionals operating in the financial industry and leading players of the sector.

02/07/2021 - Affidea completes the acquisition of CDC Group: the advisors involved

Turin, 2 July 2021 Affidea, a leading pan-European healthcare group with a focus on providing advanced diagnostics, outpatient specialist care, laboratory testing, physiotherapy and rehabilitation, cancer diagnosis and treatment, has announced the acquisition of 100% CDC Group, a renowned provider of outpatient services in the Piedmont region, which for almost 50 years has been one of the most significant and dynamic healthcare structures in the North West.

29/06/2021 - Farmaè acquires 100% of AmicaFarmacia: the advisors involved

Milan, 29 June 2021 Farmaè S.p.A., a company listed at AIM of the Italian Stock Exchange, leader in Italy in the e-retailing of health and wellness products, has entered into a binding framework agreement for the acquisition of AmicaFarmacia S.r.l..

22/06/2021 - The advisors in the strategic partnership between Intesa Sanpaolo and Tinexta Group to support italian SMEs

Milan, 22 June 2021 Tinexta Group and Intesa Sanpaolo have established a strategic partnership aimed at supporting Italian SMEs in the growth path through the combination of two highly complementary players: Intesa Sanpaolo Forvalue, an extensive network offering non-financial services and products with preferential access to customers of the largest Italian credit institution and Tinexta, leader in the supply of high value-added services specialising in SMEs and operating in the business areas of Digital Trust, Cybersecurity, Credit Information & Management, Innovation & Marketing Services.

11/06/2021 - Pedersoli and Linklaters in the corporate Ecapital increase of WIIT for institutional investors through an accelerated bookbuild (ABB)

Milan, 11 June 2021WIIT S.p.A. (“WIIT”), one of the main European players in the market of Cloud Computing services for businesses focused on the provision of permanent Hybrid Cloud and Hosted Private Cloud services for critical applications, has successfully executed a placement of 2,100,000 WIIT ordinary shares, equal to approximately 7.9% of the corporate capital of the same made through the so-called accelerated bookbuild offering to institutional investors.

10/06/2021 - The law firms involved in the agreement between Gyrus Capital and PwC Italy for the assisgnment of the advisory activity to public administration and digital healthcare sector

Milan, 10 June 2021 Gyrus Capital, a private equity investment company focusing on healthcare and sustainability sectors, and PwC have entered into an agreement whereby certain entities fully owned and controlled by funds managed by Gyrus shall acquire – through a management buyout transaction – the advisory activities of PwC providing consulting services in the field of transformation, technology, digitisation and project management to public administration and healthcare system in Italy.

03/06/2021 - All law firms involved in the contribution of a credit portfolio by BPER Banca in the multi-originator platform for the management of UTP credits relating to real estate sector created by Prelios Group and AMCO

Milan, 3 June 2021Progetto Cuvée ’ platform managed by AMCO and Prelios Group has acquired UTP (Unlikely to Pay) credits relating to the real estate sector and transferred to BPER Banca in a gross book value of approximately EUR 52 million. Prelios Group, assisted by Chiomenti, and AMCO, assisted by Cappelli RCCD, manage in partnership small/medium UTP credit portfolios arising from loans to real estate companies subject to restructuring or in financial difficulty contributed by different banks – among which, currently, BPER Banca – advised by Pedersoli – and AMCO itself.

01/06/2021 - The advisors in the acquisition of La Pizza +1 by Aksìa Group with the subsidiary Valpizza

Milan, 1 June 2021 Aksìa Capital V, a fund managed by Aksìa Group, has announced the acquisition, through the subsidiary Valpizza, of La Pizza +1, a premium ranking company, leader in Italy in the production of rectangular pizza, pinsa, focaccia bread, chilled and shelf stable.

24/05/2021 - Pedersoli and BonelliErede in the amendment to the Monrif Group’s credit facilities agreements

Milan, 24 May 2021Further to the health emergency caused by COVID-19 pandemic and consistent with the assumptions of the new 2021-2025 business plan, Monrif Group has entered into with the lenders, Intesa Sanpaolo, Banco BPM, UniCredit, Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena, BPER Banca, AMCO – Asset Management Company and La Cassa di Ravenna, certain amendments to the credit facilities agreements existing between the companies of the Group and the aforementioned banks, namely: a standstill until the end of 2021 as to the payment of the principal amounts of the instalments falling due under the MLT credit facilities agreements with a consequent deferment of amortisation schedules (if any) and final maturity dates; update of financial covenants under certain credit facilities agreements, according to the new business plan, including an amendment to both the levels and the dates of calculation of the financial covenants themselves, which shall be calculated from 30 June 2022.

20/05/2021 - The advisors involved in the acquisition of Perucchini by Fonderie di Montorso

Milan, 20 May 2021Fondo Italiano d’Investimento Sgr pursues the growth strategy of its subsidiary Fonderie di Montorso. Accordingly, the latter, which is based in the province of Vicenza, continues its growth and consolidation path, by acquiring from Atos S.p.A. the Perucchini group, leading manufacturer of complex cast iron and steel components with shell moulding technology, based in Omegna in the province of Verbano-Cusio-Ossola.

03/05/2021 - Pedersoli nella compravendita per l’acquisizione di tre impianti idroelettrici nella provincia di Lucca

Torino, Roma, 3 maggio 2021Pedersoli Studio Legale ha assistito Iniziative Bresciane – INBRE – S.p.A. nella sottoscrizione con Electrade S.p.A. di un contratto preliminare di compravendita per l’acquisizione del 100% del capitale sociale di Appennino Energia S.r.l, società titolare di un impianto idroelettrico sito in località Piastroso (Lucca), con una capacità nominale installata di circa 2,04 MW e di Serchio Power S.r.l., società titolare di due impianti idroelettrici, entrambi siti sul fiume Serchio, rispettivamente in località Piaggione (Lucca), con una capacità nominale installata di circa 1,2 MW e in località Ponte a Moriano (Lucca), con una capacità nominale installata di circa 1,46 MW.

30/04/2021 - Pedersoli e Slaughter and May nel bond di DiaSorin da 500 milioni

Torino, Milano, 30 aprile 2021 – DiaSorin S.p.A. ha concluso con successo il collocamento di € 500 milioni di obbligazioni senior unsecured equity-linked con scadenza al 2028, i cui proventi netti saranno utilizzati per finanziare in parte l’acquisizione di Luminex Corporation annunciata l’11 aprile 2021 (anche mediante rifinanziamento o sostituzione, in tutto o in parte, del bridge e del term loan assunti nell’ambito dell’operazione) nonché per sostenere l’attività della società.

22/04/2021 - Pedersoli and BonelliErede in the contribution by BPER Banca of a credit portfolio to Fondo EFESTO

Milan, 22 April 2021 – Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised BPER Banca with reference to its contribution to Fondo EFESTO, which operates in the acquisition and management of UTPs, managed by Finanziaria Internazionale Investments SGR with Italfondiario S.p.A., a company member of the doValue group, as exclusive servicer, of a credit portfolio in a gross book value of approximately 122 million Euro.

20/04/2021 - Pedersoli con QCapital nel club deal che investe in Venpa

Milano, 20 aprile 2021Stefano Miccinelli, Renato Peroni, Massimo Busetti, Giovanni Pedersoli e Francesco Niutta, tramite la costituzione di QCapital, danno vita ad una nuova iniziativa nel Private Equity, con l’obiettivo di investire nelle migliori PMI italiane, attraverso l’organizzazione di club deal da proporre a una rete consolidata di investitori professionali, family office e imprenditori.

20/04/2021 - Pedersoli con Industrie Chimiche Forestali per l’acquisizione di Morel

Milano, 20 aprile 2021 Industrie Chimiche Forestali S.p.A., società quotata sul mercato AIM Italia, organizzato e gestito da Borsa Italiana e tra gli operatori di riferimento a livello nazionale e internazionale nella progettazione, produzione e commercializzazione di adesivi e tessuti ad alto contenuto tecnologico, ha sottoscritto, nella giornata di ieri, un contratto preliminare di compravendita tra la stessa, in qualità di acquirente, e Industria Chimica Morel & C. S.p.A., in qualità di venditrice, avente ad oggetto il ramo d’azienda di quest’ultima relativo alla progettazione, realizzazione e vendita di componenti per il mercato calzaturiero con particolare riferimento al segmento del lusso.

13/04/2021 - The law firms involved in the acquisition of Luminex by DiaSorin

Turin, Milan, 13 April 2021DiaSorin S.p.A., Italian multinational company listed on the FTSE MIB index, a global leader in the field of in vitro diagnostics (IVD), has entered into a merger agreement for the acquisition of Luminex, a US-based company that develops, manufactures and sells proprietary technologies and products for biological tests with various applications in the diagnostics and life science sectors, and market leader in multiplexing molecular diagnostics.

09/04/2021 - The advisors in the acquisition of a 65% in Garmont International by Investimenti Partners SGR

Milan, 9 April 2021 Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised Riello Investimenti Partners SGR S.p.A. in the acquisition transaction of a 65% in Garmont International S.r.l., a company specialising in the manufacture and marketing of high-end footwear and accessories in the “outdoor” (mountaineering, trekking, climbing, backpacking and trail running) and “tactical” (boots, military style) segments.

12/03/2021 - Pedersoli with the founders in the incorporation of ABC Capital Partners

Turin, Milan, 12 March 2021 Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised ABC Capital Partners, an advisory company co-founded by Dario Albarello, Francesco Baroncelli and Alessandro Cozzi, in the corporate aspects relating to the incorporation of the company itself, as well as, the regulatory aspects, in the execution of the exclusive advisory agreement with the newly incorporated fund “Metrika Tech”, managed by Metrika SGR.

24/02/2021 - Pedersoli with Fideuram – Intesa Sanpaolo Private Banking in the agreement with State Street for the activity as custodian bank and funds administrator

Milan, 24 February 2021Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised Fideuram – Intesa Sanpaolo Private Banking (Intesa Sanpaolo Group) in the negotiation and execution of the agreement with State Street Bank International GmbH (Luxembourg Branch) for the undertaking by the latter of the activity as custodian bank and funds administrator currently carried out by the subsidiary Fideuram Bank Luxembourg.

09/02/2021 - Pedersoli and Hogan Lovells in the execution of the agreement between Intesa Sanpaolo Vita and BNP Paribas Cardif SA for the acquisition of Cargeas

Milan, 9 February 2021 – Pedersoli Studio Legale and Hogan Lovells are the law firms involved in the execution of a memorandum of understanding between Intesa Sanpaolo Vita and BNP Paribas Cardif SA, which sets forth the essential terms and conditions for a final agreement governing the sale of 100% of Cargeas Assicurazioni S.p.A by BNP Paribas Group to Intesa Sanpaolo Group.

08/02/2021 - Pedersoli in the authorisation of the first ELTIF PIR compliant of Anthilia

Milan, 8 February 2021 Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised Anthilia Capital Partners SGR in the authorisation process by the supervisory authority for the management and incorporation of the fund named “Anthilia ELTIF – Economia Reale Italia”, a long-term European fund aimed at investing in SMEs to support the Italian business, in compliance with the regulation on Alternative PIRs.

08/02/2021 - Pedersoli with GEDI in the acquisition of alfemminile

Turin, 8 February 2021 Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised Gruppo Editoriale GEDI in the acquisition of “alfemminile”, among the most known and read digital information brands by Italian women, by Unify (a company of TF1 Group) counselled by Studio Bastianini Carnelutti.

04/02/2021 - Pedersoli Studio Legale wins five awards at the “MF Italian Legal Week 2021”

Milan, 4 February 2021 Pedersoli Studio Legale has won five awards in the context of the initiative “Best Lawyers and Best Law firms in Italy” organised by Class Editori.

27/01/2021 - Pedersoli in the lawsuit brought by EG Italia and Autostrade per l’Italia against Tamoil on the concession of motorway areas

Rome, 27 January 2021Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised EG Italia S.p.A., the Italian branch of the UK retailer that manages more than 6,000 sites among petrol stations and fast food outlets in Europe, USA and Australia, in the lawsuit, with Autostrade per l’Italia S.p.A., against Tamoil Italia S.p.A. on the concession of motorway areas.

22/01/2021 - Pedersoli and L&B Partners in the acquisition of 3 photovoltaic power stations in Apulia region

Milan, 22 January 2021 Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised Tages Capital SGR S.p.A., as management company of the reserved closed-end real estate alternative investment fund “Tages Helios II”, in the context of the acquisition from Vecchio Mulino Holding Immobiliare S.r.l. of a portfolio composed of three photovoltaic power stations in Apulia Region for overall 3 MW. The seller has been advised by L&B Partners Avvocati Associati.

19/01/2021 - Pedersoli and Carnelutti in the acquisition of Unitable by Thun

Milan, 19 January 2021 THUN S.p.A. and Unitable S.r.l. have entered into an agreement to acquire 100% of Unitable S.r.l by THUN S.p.A. aimed at improving its range of products.

11/01/2021 - Pedersoli promotes Alessandro Zappasodi to Equity Partner

Milan, 11 January 2021 – The Partners’ Committee at Pedersoli Studio Legale is delighted to announce the promotion of Alessandro Zappasodi to equity partner with effect from 1 January 2021.

08/01/2021 - Pedersoli and Pavia Ansaldo in the investment in Treedom

Milan, 8 January 2021 8a+ Investimenti SGR, in which Banca Generali holds a shareholding, through its fund 8a+ Real Innovation, has announced the entry in Treedom, a Florentine company active in reforestation and environmental services and one of the most innovative companies in the field of agri-tech, consumer-tech and sustainability.


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