Pierre Clermontel is the managing partner of the firm’s Paris office. His practice focuses on corporate finance, capital markets transactions ...
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- Pernod Ricard in the issuance of €850 million 2% fixed-rate Eurobonds due June 2020, admitted to trading on the regulated market of NYSE Euronext in Paris.
- Ray Investment, whose shareholders were funds controlled by Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, Eurazeo, BAML Capital Partners and Caisse de Dépôt et Placement du Québec, in a series of accelerated book-building offerings of Rexel shares valued in excess of €3.3 billion.
- New York Life Investment Management in its €380 million acquisition of Dexia Asset Management.
- Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, Natixis and Société Générale as joint bookrunners in the €200 million offering of 1.75% equity related bonds due 2020 by Orpéa.
- Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, Natixis, Société Générale, BNP Paribas and CM-CIC Securities as joint bookrunners in the €380 million offering of 4.012% bonds due 2020 by Terisam, a subsidiary of Artémis Group.
- Kering (formerly PPR) in its €500 million offering of 2.50% bonds due 2020.
- Alstom in its €500 million offering of 3.00% bonds due 2019 under its EMTN program.
- Rexel in its concurrent €650 million offering of 5.125% senior notes and $500 million offering of 5.250% senior notes, both due 2020.
- Dentsu in its €218 million sale of 7.5 million of shares of Publicis Groupe to Publicis Groupe.
- Eurosic in its €810 million public takeover by Batipart.
- Wendel Investissement in several block trades, together with KKR, of Legrand's shares.
- Najafi Companies in its acquisition of DirectGroup France from Bertelsmann AG.
- Artémis in its acquisition of Capi (real estate brokerage).
- POWEO in the sale of Verbund’s stake to Direct Energie and subsequent merger.
- The banks in relation to the IPO of Axway by way of Sopra spin off and subsequent rights issue.
- Groupe Lagardère in the potential disposition of its participation in Canal +.
- Ingenico in the financing of the acquisition of Easycash and issue of convertible bonds.
- BNP Paribas and Calyon in the issue by Eurazeo of bonds exchangeable into Danone shares in an amount of approximately €610 million.
- Pernod Ricard in the acquisition of Vin & Sprits (Absolut Vodka).
- Vivendi in the €3.5 billion financing of the acquisition of Neuf Cegetel.
- Bureau Veritas in its approximately €7 billion IPO.
- Crédit Suisse and Citigroup in the €1.5 billion IPO of Paris Re.
- Gaz de France in its €91 billion merger with Suez and the registration of the transaction with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
- Legrand in its €6.5 billion IPO.
- Alstom in its disposal of the Chantiers de l’Atlantique.
- AXA Group in the €5 billion merger with its main shareholder FINAXA.
- Université Paris X, 1986, D.E.A.
- Université Paris II Panthéon-Assas, 1985, Maîtrise en droit