Mergermarket 3Q 2018: Ellex has reached the highest deal value with US$ 2.182 recorded among Baltic law firms

Mergermarket, a leading provider of M&A data and intelligence, has released its Q3 2018 Europe M&A Report with legal advisor league tables. According to the latest research, Ellex, a circle of leading Baltic law firms, has reached the highest deal value with US$ 2.182 recorded in the first nine months of the year (from January to September 2018) among Baltic law firms.
One of our recent highlights in 2018 was advising Blackstone on the acquisition of the billion-euro stake in Luminor. The deal is the largest M&A transaction in the Baltic history. Blackstone is one of the largest investment companies in the world, with the company's managed assets worth USD 439 billion (EUR 378.9 billion). According to sources, the Baltic region will attract more of U.S. attention due to the Blackstone investment. 
Mergermarket rankings focus exclusively on TOP deals worldwide and include M&A deals with a value exceeding USD 5 million or involving target companies with an annual turnover above USD 10 million. Mergermarket is an independent Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) intelligence service with an unrivalled network of dedicated M&A journalists based in 67 locations across the Americas, Europe, Asia-Pacific, the Middle-East and Africa.
Click here to access the full report with legal advisor league tables.