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DELSOL Avocats advises MediaSchool group as part of a major fundraising round

DELSOL Avocats advised leading French private education group MediaSchool, specialising in media and communication, on its first major fundraising round, conducted by Florac Investissements. Founder and Chairman Franck Papazian will remain the majority shareholder and continue to spearhead MediaSchool’s development in this new phase. The...

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DELSOL Avocats assisted Gamma Software in the context of its acquisition by Holding PSB

DELSOL Avocats assisted the software company Gamma Software, which develops the Winlassie software, in the context of its acquisition by Holding PSB, a subsidiary of EVOLEM. The signing took place remotely by emectronic means. Emmanuel KAEPPELIN, partner and co-head of the « Corporate - Mergers & Acquisitions » department, and Caroline DA...

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PRESS RELEASE – DELSOL Avocats advises C’est qui le patron ?! on the launch of its solidarity fund in response to the Covid-19 pandemic

DELSOL Avocats advised C’est qui le patron ?!, a cooperative brand founded by consumers for consumers in 2016 on principles of crowdsourcing and transparency, on the launch of its Consumers and Citizens’ Solidarity Fund. Consumer-driven brand C’est qui le patron ?! has seen sales of its staple food products take off since the beginning of...

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DELSOL Avocats assisted AEM Holdings in the context of the acquisition of MU-TEST

DELSOL Avocats assisted AEM Holdings, a Singaporean semiconductor group, in the context of the acquisition of the French company MU-TEST. DELSOL Avocats managed the foreign investment process with the French Ministry of the Economy. The signing took place remotely by emectronic means. Emmanuel KAEPPELIN, partner and co-head of the « Corporate...

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PRESS RELEASE – DELSOL Avocats advises DHI Group Telecom on the acquisition of Bienvenue Wifi

DHI Group Telecom, a US wireless IP provider, is continuing its expansion in France with the acquisition of Bienvenue Wifi from its founders. Bienvenue Wifi rents Wi-Fi Internet boxes to tourists in France, and also provides Wi-Fi coverage for professional events. Already operating in 13 countries, DHI Group Telecom made its first foray into...

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Acquisition of Poncin Métal by Sofimac Régions

DELSOL Avocats was involved in the sale of Rhone-based company Poncin Métal to Sofimac Régions. Sofimac Régions was advised by Emmanuel KAEPPELIN, Séverine BRAVARD and Leslie d’ALASCIO on the fiscal structuring aspects of the deal, and on the bank financing. Poncin Métal is restructuring its capital with the support of two financial investors....

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PRESS RELEASE – DELSOL Avocats advises REALITES on setting up its endowment fund

DELSOL Avocats advised REALITES, a territorial development group founded in 2003 by CEO Yoann CHOIN-JOUBERT, with over 300 employees on 14 sites, on the setting up of its REALITES endowment fund. REALITES has been listed on the Euronext Growth market since 2014. In creating this new and inclusive structure with funding of close on €5 million...

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DELSOL Avocats advises Cybergun as part of its accelerated financial safeguard (SFA) application procedure

DELSOL Avocats advised Cybergun, a specialist in the development and marketing of airsoft replica firearms, on its application for an accelerated financial safeguard (SFA) plan. The application proved successful, and on 10 February 2020, the Nanterre Commercial Court approved the draft SFA plan, which had garnered extensive support from...

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PRESS RELEASE – DELSOL Avocats advises MoneyGlobe on its acquisition by Small World

Small World Financial Services, a leading UK-based money transfer provider owned by the Equistone Partners Europe fund since 2018, acquired 100% of the equity capital of MoneyGlobe as part of a build-up. MoneyGlobe is a French money transfer provider covering more than 80 countries with over 65,000 cash pickup locations. The deal was...

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DELSOL Avocats advises REALITES as part of its acquisition of Cap’Etudes

DELSOL Avocats advised real estate and territorial development group REALITES on the stock market and regulatory aspects of its acquisition of Cap’Etudes, a group specialising in the development, management and operation of serviced student accommodation. The deal sets a formal seal on a long-established partnership between the two structures...

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PRESS RELEASE – DELSOL Avocats advises HESUS group on the acquisition by SAGEOS (a subsidiary of BRGM, the French geological survey) of an equity stake in SOLTRACING

DELSOL Avocats advised the HESUS group, headed by Emmanuel CAZENEUVE, on the acquisition by BRGM subsidiary SAGEOS of a stake in the capital of SOLTRACING. SOLTRACING, founded in 2015 by HESUS and the Flemish Construction Federation, offers a comprehensive traceability and safety solution for excavated earth for all those playing a part in...

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DELSOL Avocats advises EDH on its tertiary LBO

DELSOL Avocats advised private higher education group EDH, owned by Quilvest Private Equity since 2017, on the occasion of its tertiary LBO. IK Investment Partners also came in on the deal as a minority shareholder. The team working on this deal was made up of : Henri-Louis DELSOL, partner and co-head of the Corporate – Mergers &...

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PRESS RELEASE – DELSOL Avocats advised KERANOVA on the installation of its head office in Saint-Etienne

DELSOL Avocats assisted the startup KERANOVA, which is developing new robotic laser surgical equipment for the treatment of cataracts, when it signed a lease prior to completion for the installation of its head office in the new "Gingko" real estate development in Saint-Etienne (42). This project, covering more than 9,000m² is being led by...

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PRESS RELEASE – DELSOL Avocats advised Voestalpine on the acquisition of 100% of Lietaert from La Ferroviaire de la Brie

DELSOL Avocats advised the Austrian group Voestalpine on the acquisition of 100% of Société d’Equipements Industriel Lietaert (SEI.L) from La Ferroviaire de la Brie. SEI.L has been developing railway switches and crossings since 2012, and benefits from SNCF qualification. With more than 52,000 employees, some fifty subsidiaries worldwide and a...

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