IMMOFINANZ sells its approx. 26% stake in CA Immo for a total price of approx. EUR 760m to Starwood Capital. The sale to Starwood is the result of a structured bidding process.
bpv Huegel was awarded with the Austrian Deal of the Year for the work on the merger of Raiffeisen Zentralbank Oesterreich AG with listed Raiffeisen Bank International AG at the CEE Deal of the Year Awards of the leading regional legal industry journal CEE Legal Matters.
Starwood Capital rendered public offers to acquire approx. 5 percent IMMOFINANZ shares and 26 percent CA Immo shares with a total offer price of EUR 800mn. The offers resulted in a limited take up. bpv Huegel advised IMMOFINANZ as target company and shareholder of CA Immo in connection with the public offers.
bpv BRAUN PARTNERS provided PREměření, a.s. with legal services associated with the purchase of SOLARINVEST – GREEN ENERGY, s.r.o. The contract was signed on May 3, 2018.
The prestigious European Tax Awards of the international Tax Review recognise the leading tax professionals around Europe. bpv Huegel tax practice is named “Austria Transfer Pricing Firm of the Year”.
bpv Grigorescu Stefanica assisted the Municipality of Bucharest during the preparation of the Prospectus for admission to trading on the regulated spot market of the Bucharest Stock Exchange of 55,500 municipal bonds, amounting to RON 555 million, with a fixed interest rate of 5.6% (5.53% effective interest rate after premium) and a maturity of 10 years.
The prestigious European Tax Awards recognise the leading tax professionals around Europe. bpv Huegel tax practice earns nominations in five categories, including “Austrian Tax Firm of the Year” for the fourth time in a row.
The renowned British magazine The Lawyer honours premier European law firms for their work. bpv Hügel has been named “Law Firm of the Year – Austria”.
The Czech ConsilSport Group acquires with bpv Huegel a majority stake in the Austrian ski manufacturer Kaestle.
The guide provides an international overview to the latest corporate and regulatory developments relevant for activist investors and the companies affected by them in the fast-growing field of shareholder activism & engagement. The guide is published by Getting the Deal Through and edited by Arthur F. Golden, Thomas J. Reid and Laura C. Turano of Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP one of the most prestigious wall street law firms. Christoph Nauer and Daniel Reiter from bpv Hügel contributed the Austrian chapter.