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16 April 2018
Clifford Chance has advised private equity firm 3i on its investment in Royal Sanders, a leading European private label and contract manufacturing producer of personal care products with plants in the Netherlands (Vlijmen) and in the UK (Preston). 3i is investing...
11 April 2018
Clifford Chance has advised private equity investor Montana Capital Partners on the successful closing of its fourth fund, mcp Opportunity Secondary Program IV, L.P. The fund was closed at a hard cap of EUR 800 million (hard cap).
23 March 2018
On Friday 23 March 2018, the EU announced that agreement in principle had been reached on a transition (or 'implementation') period running from the UK's withdrawal from the EU on 29 March 2019 to the end of 2020, during which the UK would retain access...
22 March 2018
Die Beschwerden der Strom- und Gasnetzbetreiber gegen die Festlegungen der Eigenkapitalzinssätze Strom und Gas für die 3. Regulierungsperiode waren erfolgreich. Das Oberlandesgericht Düsseldorf hat am 22. März 2018 die von der Bundesnetzagentur...
22 March 2018
The complaints brought forward by the electricity and gas network operators against the determination of the equity yield rate for electricity and gas for the third regulatory period were successful. The Higher Regional Court Düsseldorf has classified the...
19 March 2018
Nationalisation is on the agenda in the UK. The Labour Party says that, if it wins the next general election, it will nationalise the railways, water and energy companies, the Royal Mail and possibly private finance initiative (PFI) companies. This...
Clifford Chance advises ABN AMRO and Lakestar on record financing for German fintech startup solarisBank
14 March 2018
Clifford Chance advised ABN AMRO and Lakestar, the venture capital fund, on their investment in solarisBank AG in a financing round with a total volume of EUR 56.6 million. ABN AMRO and Lakestar invested alongside BBVA and VISA.
9 March 2018
Since issuing its "DAO Report" in July 2017, the US Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") has aggressively asserted jurisdiction over the products sold through initial coin offerings ("ICOs"). This week, the SEC issued a "Public...
1 March 2018
Clifford Chance internationally recognised by Private Equity and infrastructure titles as three leading publications publish their awards.
23 February 2018
The UK government has issued a response to the EU's proposals on how any transition period should apply. For the most part, the texts are broadly aligned. The UK government's text builds on the draft text in the European Commission's position paper...