Our regular round-up of deals involving Irish law firms. Submit your deals to firstname.lastname@example.org. Credit Suisse has completed a landmark marine conservation bond transaction involving a debt conversion for the Republic of Ecuador to support marine conservation in the Galápagos Islands.
Sean O'Reilly and Michael O'Halloran of RDJ LLP provide a comprehensive overview of the Screening of Third Country Transactions Bill 2022. The Screening of Third Country Transactions Bill 2022 will, if enacted, “establish a screening mechanism for third country investment into Ireland for the
Our regular round-up of deals involving Northern Ireland law firms. Submit your deals to email@example.com. Belfast-based cancer diagnostics company GenoME Diagnostics has closed a £1.4 million funding round which will be used to further develop its lead product OvaME, a novel blood test
A total of 68 mergers were notified to the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) in 2022, a 16 per cent decrease from 81 in 2021, according to its annual merger report. All mergers and acquisitions which reach certain financial thresholds must be notified to the CCPC. The CCPC examin
Arthur Cox and A&L Goodbody (ALG) were Ireland's top M&A advisers last year by deal value and count respectively. According to Mergermarket, Arthur Cox advised on 39 deals worth €14.4 billion in 2022 while ALG advised on 43 deals worth €9.1 billion.
Richard Gray: Private equity to fuel mergers and acquisitions activity in Northern Ireland next year
Richard Gray, head of the corporate team at Belfast-based Carson McDowell, considers the trends in M&A activity in Northern Ireland. Given the turbulence that has characterised so much of 2022, there has remained an encouraging amount of mergers & acquisitions (M&A) activity in Northern
Matheson LLP has been ranked as the top Irish law firm by deal volume for the first three quarters of 2022. The firm today emerged on top of rankings published by research firm Refinitiv, which follows a similar ranking by Mergermarket last week.
Multinational law firm Pinsent Masons has advised AIB on a corporate power purchase agreement with NTR plc to buy energy from two new solar farms which will provide 80 per cent of the bank's energy requirements. AIB is one of the first Irish companies to close such an agreement, which significantly
The Irish M&A market recorded a total of 122 deals worth €6.4 billion in the first half of 2022, according to the mid-year William Fry Mergers & Acquisitions Review 2022, published in association with Mergermarket. In comparison with the first half of 2021, the volume of deals has decre
Ireland's top law firms have welcomed recognition for their roles in award-winning deals at the 2022 Finance Dublin Deals of the Year Awards. The latest edition of the magazine recognises 42 deals as the most significant and noteworthy transactions in 2021 from the point of view of deal excellence i
Millar McCall Wylie recently advised an e-learning company, which boasts 650 private and public sector customers and was crowned Learning Technologies Company of the Year, on a multi-million-pound acquisition. Award-winning online learning company, Learning Pool, has acquired HT2 Labs, the Oxfordshi