Deals analysis

  • How Hyva - Unitas high yield will influence Asia M&A

    24 February 2012

    Unitas Capital’s May 2011 purchase of Netherlands-based hydraulics firm, Hyva Holdings, sets a structural standard for future acquisitions in the region

  • Asian hostile takeovers to increase

    23 February 2012

    Lawyers in Hong Kong expect hostile takeovers to become more common in Asia’s M&A sector

  • Orange Austria sale: key challenges explained

    23 February 2012

    The landmark sale of Orange Austria to Hutchison Whampoa required structuring not usually seen in private M&A to account for simultaneous on-sale transactions

  • Glencore-Xstrata merger terms explained

    09 February 2012

    Glencore and Xstrata’s proposed $90 billion (£56.8 billion) recommended all-share merger will be conducted as a scheme of arrangement, includes a £298 million reverse break fee and requires antitrust clearance in five countries

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