Bloomberg 2018: Ellex Tops the Eastern European M&A Market by Deal Count
Bloomberg, an international leading business and financial news agency, announced its Global Legal Rankings for the year 2018. The rankings indicate the most active M&A legal market players within the year 2018.
Ellex, a circle of leading Baltic law firms holds a dominant position in the ranking tables with the largest number of deals in the Eastern Europe region by having advised on a total number of 67 deals with a value of USD 1,065 million.
Also, Ellex is the only Baltic law firm included into the Global M&A Mid-Market Review Legal Rankings 2018. We are ranked alongside the international law market leaders Allen & Overy LLP, Baker & McKenzie LLP, Clifford Chance LLP, White & Case LLP and etc.
Ellex highlights in 2018, including the deals that reshaped Baltic business environment:
- Ellex and Allen & Overy advise Blackstone on the acquisition of a majority stake in Luminor for EUR one billion
- Ellex advised OP Financial Group on the sale of Seesam Insurance AS to Vienna Insurance Group
- Ellex advised Enefit Green with the acquisition of Nelja Energia
- Ellex advises Daimler on its investment in Taxify
Bloomberg M&A report delivers the latest data on the M&A market and provides a global perspective and local insight into unique deal structures in various markets through a network of over 800 financial and legal advisory firms, ensuring an accurate reflection of key market trends. The league table rankings are a leading benchmark for legal and financial advisory performance.
You may find Bloomberg's full M&A Report here.