Activity sectors

Finance and Insurance

  • Merger of BNP Paribas España into BNP Paribas
  • Contribution by Barclays Bank Plc (UK) of its retail banking and asset management activities in France to a French entity
  • Valuation of the right to compensation attributable to holders of Crédit Agricole SA preference shares following the abolition of the mechanism
  • Sale of stakes owned by Crédit Agricole SA in each retail Regional Banks
  • Transactions prior to the acquisition by UBS of Banque Leonardo SA
  • Merger of Compagnie Financière Martin Maurel into Rothschild & Co
  • Reorganization of Paris Orléans within the Rothschild group
  • Reorganization within BNP Paribas following the merger with Fortis
  • Combination of Banques Populaires and Caisses d’Épargne for the creation of BPCE
  • Internal reorganization of the Real Estate branch and the real estate asset management activity within BNP Paribas
  • Contribution by Malakoff Médéric Assurances of its stakes in Fédéris Gestion d’Actif to La Banque Postale Asset Management
  • Valuation within UFF of the Aviva Épargne & Conseils network purchased by UFF and of the UFI France Patrimoine activity
  • Creation of the Rothschild Sélection R platform
  • Creation of the Sélection 1818 platform dedicated to independent financial advisors
  • Creation of Amundi born out of the merger between Crédit Agricole Asset Management and Société Générale Asset Management
  • Merger of Eurofactor SA into Crédit Agricole Leasing & Factoring
  • Creation of Crédit Agricole Consumer Financer following the merger of the consumer credit subsidiaries Finaref and Sofinco
  • Creation of Crédit Agricole Caisse d’Épargne Investor Services (CACEIS)
  • Public exchange offer launched by PartnerRe Ltd (Bermuda) on Paris Re Holding Ltd (Switzerland)
  • Merger of Bpifrance SA into its subsidiary Bpifrance Financement
  • Amboise’s public tender offer for Altamir shares
  • Internal reorganisation of a listed reasurance group
  • Valuation of a network of asset consultants
  • Financial expertise on behalf of a party in the context of a dispute regarding the divestiture of a credit business

Media and Communication

  • Conversion of Lagardère from a French partnership limited by shares into a joint-stock company
  • Application of the assistance agreement concluded between Lagardère Capital & Management (LC&M) and Lagardère Ressources
  • Simplified take-over bid and buy-out tender offer followed by a squeeze-out launched by TF1 for the shares of Aufeminin
  • Buy-out tender offer followed by a squeeze-out launched by Lagardère Active for the shares of LeGuide.com
  • Contribution by Bolloré of Direct 8/ Direct Star to Vivendi
  • Merger of Canal+ and TPS
  • Creation of Vivendi Universal
  • Valuation of audio-visual, publishing and film production groups

Technology

  • Contribution in kind of OneAccess shares to Ekinops
  • Contribution by Esira of the shares in Keopsys, LEA Photonics, Sensup and Veldys to Quantel
  • Split of manufacturing and R&D activities from Lumibird into Quantel Technologies
  • Take-over bid launched by Accenture Digital France Holdings for the shares and share warrants of Octo Technology
  • Simplified take-over bid launched by Amanaat for Linedata shares followed by a share repurchase launched by Linedata on its own shares
  • Public tender offer launched by Atos for the shares and convertible bonds of Bull
  • Merger of OTM into Oberthur Technologies
  • Spin-off within Ingenico group of operational businesses
  • Merger of Zodiac Aerospace into Safran
  • Simplified tender offer launched by Hodiall for Radiall shares
  • Takeover bid launched by Epcos for the shares of Tronics Microsystems

Generalist and specialist retailing

  • Simplified take-over bid launched by Finora for the shares of Etam Developpement followed by a share repurchase launched by Etam Developpement on its own shares
  • Simplified take-over bid launched by Perceva for the shares and convertible bonds of Monceau Fleurs Group
  • Valuation of hypermarkets within independent and chain stores
  • Valuation of economic losses resulting from pricing policy implemented in the context of change of shops signs

Health

  • Buy-out tender offer followed by a squeeze-out launched by VLC Holding for A2micile shares
  • Simplified take-over bid launched by Zimmer Biomet for Medtech shares
  • Contribution of the pharmaceutical business of the Stallergenes group parent company to a subsidiary
  • Contribution of Capella Peel Away shares to Stentys
  • Contribution of Minvasys shares to Stentys
  • Merger of Medica into Korian
  • Reorganizations within a leading European player in dependency care
  • Valuation assignments in the biotech sector

Real estate

  • Spin-off of Gecina’s residential business
  • Buy-out tender offer followed by a squeeze-out launched by Ovalto for Terreïs’s securities
  • Terreïs’s share buyback offer
  • Disposal of a real estate assets portfolio owned by Terreïs to Swiss Life AG
  • Buy-out tender offer launched by Sodify for Selectirente’s shares
  • Take-over bid launched by Tikehau Capital for Selectirente’s shares
  • Internal reorganization of the Real Estate branch and the real estate asset management activity within BNP Paribas
  • Merger by absorption of Affine by Société de la Tour Eiffel
  • Buy-out tender offer followed by a squeeze-out launched by Crédit Foncier de France for Locindus’s shares
  • Simplified alternative takeover bid and exchange offer launched by Gecina for the shares and subordinated bonds redeemable in shares of Eurosic
  • Simplified public tender offer launched by the Concert Northwood for the shares of CeGeREAL
  • Merger of Foncière Sépric into Patrimoine et Commerce
  • Merger of Corio into Klépierre following the public exchange offer launched by Klépierre for the shares of Corio
  • Simplified take-over bid followed by a squeeze-out launched by Eurosic for the shares of Siic de Paris
  • Simplified take-over bid followed by a squeeze-out launched by Preim Défense 2 for the shares of Testran
  • Simplified take-over bid launched by Klépierre for the shares of Klémurs
  • Mixed simplified public offer combined with a simplified public offer in cash launched by Patrimoine & Commerce for the shares of Foncière Sépric
  • Merger of Foncière 6 & 7 into Foncière de Paris

Telecommunications

  • Reorganization of activities within the Iliad group
  • Contribution by Vivendi of its stake in SFR to Numéricable
  • Legal reorganizations within the Orange group
  • Valuation of a Telecom operator’s cybersecurity business
  • Valuation of a company operating a streaming service and music information portal

Utilities and Energy

  • Simplified take-over bid followed by a squeeze-out launched by Total for the shares of Direct Energie
  • Contribution by A. P. Moller-Maersk of all the shares comprising the capital of Maersk Oil to Total
  • Assystem’s share buyback offer
  • Contribution of the Suez brand by Engie to Suez Environnement
  • Takeover bid launched by PT Pertamina for the shares and the bonds redeemable in cash and/or in new and/or existing shares of Maurel & Prom
  • Contribution by Areva of the nuclear fuel cycle activities
  • GDF-Suez merger
  • Reorganization of the R&D branch of a major player in the energy market

Leisure and tourism

  • Tender offer launched by Green Mobility Holding for the Europcar Mobility Group’s shares
  • Buy-out tender offer followed by a squeeze-out launched by Calida Holding AG for all outstanding shares of its subsidiary Lafuma SA
  • Recapitalization of Euro Disney group
  • Reorganization of Courtepaille group
  • Assistance to a French tourism group in a dispute with a European peer
  • Brand valuation of a restaurant group and individual restaurants

Non-profit

  • Audit of entities wich may or may not rely on charitable giving or grants in the child protection and cancer research sectors
  • Audit of internal control procedures as part of certification application

Software publishing and digital

  • Simplified take-over bid followed by a squeeze-out launched by Eurazeo PME for securities issued by EasyVista
  • Simplified take-over bid followed by a squeeze-out launched by Network Related Service for the shares of Business & Decision
  • Takeover bid launched by Silver Lake Partners and Alta One for the shares and redeemable share purchase warrants of Cegid