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12/05/2021
Sale of a ma­jor­ity stake in Proval­li­ance to Core Equity
CMS Fran­cis Le­fe­b­vre Avocats ad­vised Mr Franck Prov­ost and his fam­ily, Fa­bi­en and Olivia Prov­ost, on the sale of 54% of the cap­it­al of the Proval­li­ance group, Europe’s lead­ing pro­vider of hair­care ser­vices...
10/05/2021
CMS Fran­cis Le­fe­b­vre Avocats ad­vises Crédit Suisse As­set Man­age­ment (AM)
CMS Fran­cis Le­fe­b­vre Avocats has ad­vised Crédit Suisse AM act­ing for one of its ded­ic­ated funds be­sides Belvedere Cap­it­al (Silvio Es­tienne and Bruno Co­hen) for the ex­e­cu­tion of a lease for the sol­ar...
21/04/2021
CMS European Real Es­tate Deal Point Study 2021
 COV­ID-19 pan­dem­ic leads to change in in­vestor in­terest in the in­di­vidu­al as­set classes – lo­gist­ics and res­id­en­tial prop­er­ties es­pe­cially pop­ularIn­creased de­sire for se­cur­ity on part of sellers: re­cord...
09/04/2021
Green Bond of the De­vel­op­ment Bank of South­ern Africa (DBSA) sub­scribed...
The De­vel­op­ment Bank of South­ern Africa, a South Afric­an de­vel­op­ment fin­ance in­sti­tu­tion, has suc­cess­fully is­sued in Feb­ru­ary 2021 its first green bond. The €200m bond was gov­erned by French law and...
11/01/2021
CMS Fran­cis Le­fe­b­vre Avocats as­sists AXA
CMS Fran­cis Le­fe­b­vre Avocats as­sisted AXA with the ne­go­ti­ation and sign­ing of the agree­ment for the sale of its Greek sub­si­di­ary to Gen­er­ali. This trans­ac­tion is part of the sim­pli­fic­a­tion jour­ney in...
15/12/2020
First USPP un­der French law for Bel
Bel, one of the world lead­ers in the branded cheese sec­tor, has suc­cess­fully is­sued its first US private place­ment (USPP) gov­erned by French law, which was sub­scribed by Pri­coa Private Cap­it­al, a lead­ing...
12/11/2020
CMS, Al­len & Overy, Lath­am & Watkins, De­groof Petercam, EY and Roth­schild...
Biogroup has ac­quired the CMA-Med­ina group, the lead­er in med­ic­al bio­logy in Bel­gi­um.This first ac­quis­i­tion out­side France will al­low Biogroup to cre­ate a European play­er po­si­tioned to pur­sue its ex­pan­sion...
27/07/2020
Jeune Afrique 2020: Our law­yers ex­pert­ise re­cog­nised
The Jeune Afrique magazine rank­ings for 2020 have been re­leased. A spe­cial thanks to all our cli­ents for their trust! Rank­ing of our law firm Our Africa Prac­tice team has been once again re­war­ded. Every...
24/07/2020
CMS Fran­cis Le­fe­b­vre Ly­on Avocats ad­vises Ter­ravent
CMS Fran­cis Le­fe­b­vre Ly­on Avocats ad­vised Ter­ravent in the ac­quis­i­tion from Bay­Wa r.e. of the “Le Grand Champ” wind farm loc­ated in the re­gion “Pays de la Loire” of France. Fol­low­ing the ac­quis­i­tion...
04/05/2020
CMS ad­vising Apollo
A team from the CMS net­work ad­vised Apollo Glob­al Man­age­ment, Inc. on the ac­quis­i­tion of a sub­stan­tial por­tion of SPX FLOW, Inc.’s former Power and En­ergy re­port­able seg­ment.Un­der the terms of the pur­chase...
19 March 2020
CMS European M&A Study 2020: Seller re­mains king in Europe while in­dustry...
Europe con­tin­ues to be a seller­s' mar­ket. All coun­tries across Europe now ap­ply “seller-friendly” risk al­loc­a­tion tech­niques, while the US con­tin­ues to firmly fa­vour the buy­er. These con­clu­sions...
21/02/2020
CMS Fran­cis Le­fe­b­vre Avocats ad­vised MEAG
CMS Fran­cis Le­fe­b­vre Avocats ad­vised MEAG for the ac­quis­i­tion from BNP Pari­bas of a prop­erty com­pris­ing 5,734 sqm of of­fice areas loc­ated in Ly­on, by way of a sale & lease back. The firm ad­vised MEAG...