Corporate Deals and Negotiations - Lawyers Weekly

Website Notifications

Get notifications in real-time for staying up to date with content that matters to you.


26 Mar 2019
GPT Group gives up MLC Centre co-ownership
Herbert Smith Freehills has advised publicly-listed real estate investment trust The GPT Group on its sale of a 50 per cent interest in Sydney’s MLC...
Seeing Machines
26 Mar 2019
AI company advised on $64m cap raise
A global technology company, headquartered in Australia, has been advised on its recent £34.3 million (approximately AU$64 million) capital raising. ...
25 Mar 2019
Pengana Capital being advised on IPO on the ASX
Listed fund manager Pengana Capital Group Limited is being advised by DLA Piper on the initial public offering for its global private equity listed in...
22 Mar 2019
Ferrier Hodgson advised on proposed merger with KPMG
Forensic accounting and IT firm Ferrier Hodgson has been advised on its plan to join forces with global professional services firm KPMG. ...
22 Mar 2019
Financial planning businesses advised on Megaport capital raise
RBC Capital Markets and Morgans Corporate Limited have been advised on a fully underwritten $50 million institutional placement by Megaport and a seco...
21 Mar 2019
Alinta Energy undertakes first renewables gig
Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Alinta Energy on procurements for its Western Australia’s Yandin Wind Farm. ...
21 Mar 2019
Gindalbie Metals undergoes ownership overhaul
ASX-listed resources company Gindalbie Metals is undertaking both a demerger and an acquisition. ...
20 Mar 2019
Coles joins joint venture to comply with Qld liquor laws
Allens has advised global investment firm KKR and Australian Venue Co. on the establishment of a joint venture with Coles Group. ...
19 Mar 2019
US company snaps up Australian ski resorts
DLA Piper has advised the owner of Hotham and Falls Creek ski resorts, Merlin Entertainment, on their sale to a US ski resort operator. ...
19 Mar 2019
Listed minerals company to be acquired by asset management firm
Australian metals and mining company Verdant Minerals has been advised on its recommended acquisition by UK private equity firm CD Capital. ...
18 Mar 2019
BrickX gains backing to run its own platform
Gilbert + Tobin has advised an online residential investment platform, BrickX, on its restructure and replacement of a third-party entity with a licen...
15 Mar 2019
Western Sydney to get new freight rail hub
Clayton Utz has advised rail freight company Pacific National on its development of a freight hub in Western Sydney. ...
15 Mar 2019
Asia-Pacific ripe for M&A
A “bumper” 2018 and strong investor appetite in 2019 paint a positive picture of mergers and acquisition activity in the Asia-Pacific region, acco...
14 Mar 2019
Mineral companies end WA mine dispute
Gilbert + Tobin has advised Talison Lithium Australia in a dispute surrounding the commercial arrangement for the operation of a Western Australian mi...
14 Mar 2019
Macquarie offers $750m capital notes issue
Herbert Smith Freehills has advised all of the joint lead managers on a $750 million capital notes issue by Macquarie.  ...
13 Mar 2019
ASX-listed AI powerhouse acquires US tech company
Squire Patton Boggs has advised Appen Limited for the debt funding of its acquisition of San Francisco-based Figure Eight Technologies. ...
12 Mar 2019
Canterbury Resources enlists on the ASX
Dentons has advised the ‘emerging’ mining exploration company on its initial public offering and listing on the Australian Stock Exchange. ...
11 Mar 2019
eCargo Holdings nabs 85% of Chinese export business
Thomson Geer has advised eCargo Holdings on its purchase of Metcash’s China export business. ...
8 Mar 2019
Pacific Equity Partners offloads bakery company
Pacific Equity Partners has offloaded its ownership of an end-to-end bakery supplier, Allied Pinnacle, to Nisshin Seifun Group. ...
8 Mar 2019
Mobile telecoms company advise on cap raise
Australian mobile and energy plans provider amaysim has been advised on capital raising and refinancing to support its “customer-focused growth”. ...
Recommended by Spike Native Network
more from lawyers weekly
University of Western Australia
University of Western Australia wins ANIMAL moot
Students from the University of Western Australia won first prize in this year’s Australia and New...
Sep 17 2019
In-depth Report & Legal Guidance: Board Minutes
Promoted by Governance Institute of Australia. The Governance Institute of Australia and the Austra...
Tim Dillon
Sep 17 2019
Local firms could face cyber challenges after High Court supports ATO’s use of leaked data
In August, Glencore lost its High Court battle against the Commissioner of Taxation to keep informat...
Brisbane partner, Thomson Geer
Jul 26 2018
New Brisbane partner for Thomson Geer
Australian law firm Thomson Geer has welcomed a new partner into their corporate and M&A team. ...
 appoints new company director and chairman
Jul 25 2018
WA’s Law Access appoints new company director and chairman
Western Australia’s legal pro bono referral service Law Access is welcoming the announcement of a ...
Appointed, handshake
Jun 26 2018
Queensland crown prosecutor appointed to District Court
Crown prosecutor Glen Cash QC has been appointed to the District Court of Queensland and will presid...
Tim Dillon
Sep 17 2019
Local firms could face cyber challenges after High Court supports ATO’s use of leaked data
In August, Glencore lost its High Court battle against the Commissioner of Taxation to keep informat...
Kathryn Howard
Sep 12 2019
How to approach R U OK? Day in 2019
Noticing the little things can make all the difference when it comes to supporting friends and colle...
Nicholas Saady
Sep 11 2019
Say your prayers: what employment law tells us about the Folau case
As the Israel Folau saga drags on, it is clear that – in accordance with employment law – the sa...