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Sofindev a signé un accord de partenariat avec la famille Claes et entre au capital du Group Claes

Sofindev a signé un accord de partenariat avec la famille Claes et entre au capital du Group Claes

Sofindev investit via son fonds Sofindev IV dans le capital de Group Claes en prenant une participation majoritaire. La famille Claes et le management conservent une participation minoritaire significative. Group Claes est la maison-mère de Claes Distribution et Claes Machines. – Claes Distribution est un grossiste en fournitures pour le secteur de la vente au […]

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Gilde Equity Management succeeds Down2Earth Capital to support conTeyor throughout the next stage of international growth

Gilde Equity Management succeeds Down2Earth Capital to support conTeyor throughout the next stage of international growth

Merelbeke, May 2018 – conTeyor International NV, a Belgium-headquartered engineered packaging specialist, is ready for the next stage of international growth. conTeyor provides bespoke packaging solutions for the automotive industry and is the supplier of choice for Europe’s leading automotive manufacturers. Its solutions, which include technical textiles, thermoformed products, plastic containers and metal racks, ensure […]

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The Invineo Project (as part of Bibmatic SA) successfully increases its capital.

The Invineo Project (as part of Bibmatic SA) successfully increases its capital.

Common Ground Corporate Finance is pleased to announce the successful capital increase for the Invineo Project (as part of Bibmatic SA). Common Ground acted as the corporate finance advisor for Bibmatic SA. “Common Ground’s knowledge and experience in the investor’s landscape was instrumental in helping us finding the right financial and industrial partners to support […]

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Nikon signs agreement for business transfer of its Coordinate Measuring Machines business to ASF

Nikon signs agreement for business transfer of its Coordinate Measuring Machines business to ASF

Common Ground Corporate Finance is happy to announce the successful transfer of the coordinate measuring machine (CMM) business from Nikon Metrology to ASF Metrology. Common Ground acted as the exclusive advisor to Nikon Metrology. Nikon Metrology, a wholly owned subsidiary of Nikon Corporation, has its headquarters in Leuven (B), and is active in the field […]

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Liedekerke welcomes partner Jacques Meunier and counsel Wim Dedecker within its corporate and finance practice

Belgian law firm Liedekerke Wolters Waelbroeck Kirkpatrick consolidates its Corporate and M&A capabilities with the arrival of Jacques Meunier and Wim Dedecker. Jacques Meunier joins Liedekerke. Jacques has undeniable experience in the fields of corporate law, private and public M&A transactions, as well as capital markets, financial law and corporate litigation. Jacques advises domestic, European and […]

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BNP Paribas Fortis Private Equity stapt in het kapitaal van Food Associates Group

BNP Paribas Fortis Private Equity stapt in het kapitaal van Food Associates Group

BNP Paribas Fortis Private Equity breidt zijn portefeuille uit met een minderheidsbelang in de snelgroeiende Food Associates Group. De Belgische voedingsgroep is in ons land marktleider in biologisch ambachtelijke broodcreaties onder de merken Bio De Trog en Pur Pain, en pionier in authentieke ‘slow food’-concepten, waaronder de mediterrane groenten en tapenades onder de merken Delisol en […]

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NP Paribas Fortis Private Equity bundelt krachten met Invale en bezorgt zo de grootste onafhankelijke tomatenproducent van ons land de nodige kennis en middelen voor een nieuwe expansiefase

NP Paribas Fortis Private Equity bundelt krachten met Invale en bezorgt zo de grootste onafhankelijke tomatenproducent van ons land de nodige kennis en middelen voor een nieuwe expansiefase

Tomatenbedrijf Stoffels groeide in 20 jaar tijd uit tot de grootste onafhankelijke tomatenproducent en -handelaar in België. Stoffels Tomaten kweekt, verpakt en verhandelt met een gedreven team allerhande smaaktomaten van een onberispelijke kwaliteit, geproduceerd met respect voor de natuur en inspelend op de huidige maatschappelijke gevoeligheid voor gezond en gemakkelijk eten. Ondertussen telt het bedrijf […]

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Gimv obtains majority interest in specialised staffing agency IMPACT and project sourcing organisation Nova Engineering

Gimv obtains majority interest in specialised staffing agency IMPACT and project sourcing organisation Nova Engineering

Gimv acquires a controlling interest in the specialised and fast-growing Belgian staffing agency IMPACT and Nova Engineering. This transaction reflects the group’s move towards autonomy and the desire to further increase its office network, as well as a potential international expansion. Central to IMPACT’s growth strategy are its proximity, a personal approach and a focus […]

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