General cross border m&a deals done in the Spanish market

Corporate Finance in Europe is involved in cross border m&a (mergers & acquisitions). As Spain is one of the countries in which we have large m&a experience we show some cross border deals here. When a company is sold the best price can often be achieved by looking for buyers in various countries. Cross border m&a services are not only for large multinationals, but also for companies with a value from 2 million till 100 million.

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2014 M&A Deal Spain and France

Ercros (Barcelona, Spain) has signed agreements with Timab Ibérica, a subsidiary of the French Roullier group, to sell its 100% stake in Fosfatos de Cartagena for €1.6 million ($2.2 million). Ercros will continue to manufacture dicalcium phosphate at the Flix plant for Timab Ibéric.

Acquirer

 

Roullier group

Country Acquirer

flag France

France

Target

 

Ercros

Country target

flag Spain

Spain

Purchase price

 

1,6m €

Industry

 

Chemical manufacturing

2013 Spanish Cross Border M&A transaction

Urbanos acquires Logista. Urbanos, the Portuguese logistics group, has acquired Spanish media distribution group Logista for an undisclosed sum. Urbanos CEO Joao Pecegueiro tells that Logista has annual sales of around EUR 100m.

Acquirer

 

Urbanos

Country Acquirer

flag Portugal

Portugal

Target

 

Logista

Country target

flag Spain

Spain

Purchase price

 

Undisclosed

% Sold

 

Majority

Industry

 

Distribution

2012 Cross Border M&A Deal

STEF, a France-based provider of temperature-controlled logistics services, has acquired Friomerk S.A., an operator of a refrigerated warehouse in Merca-Valencia. STEF Iberia is engaged in providing transportation, warehousing and logistics services. Friomerk S.A., an operator of a refrigerated warehouse in Merca-Valencia, Spain.

The m&a deal strengthens STEF, a France-based provider of temperature-controlled logistics services, in its service potential in the South East of Spain. Friomerk is an owner of a refrigerated warehouse in Merca-Valencia in Spain. The warehouse has 75,000 cubic meters frozen and 2,000 square meters of chill space, and 21 loading bays. The acquisition was closed on April 19 2012.

Acquirer

 

STEF (Iberia)

Country Acquirer

flag France

France

Target

 

Friomerk

Country target

flag Spain

Spain

Purchase price

 

Undisclosed

% Sold

 

Majority

Industry

 

Logistics: Temperature-controlled logistics services

2008

Acquirer

 

Hexagon

Country Acquirer

 Sweden-flag

Sweden

Target

 

Santiago & Cintra Iberica SA

Country target

 Spain-flag

Spain

Purchase price

 

Undisclosed

Industry

 

geo-IT consulting services and solutions

 2008

Acquirer

 

Tata group

Country Acquirer

 India-flag

India

Target

 

Serviplem S.A.

Country target

 Spain-flag

Spain

Purchase price

 

Undisclosed

Industry

 

Automotive (truck mixers)

2007

Acquirer

 

Hydro

Country Acquirer

 Norway-flag

Norway

Target

 

Alumafel Group

Country target

 Spain-flag

Spain

Purchase price

 

77 M$

Industry

 

Aluminium products

2008

Acquirer

 

Telespazio (Finmeccanica/Thales)

Country Acquirer

 Italy-flag

Italy

Target

 

Aurensis SL

Country target

 Spain-flag

Spain

Purchase price

 

Undisclosed

Industry

 

Aerial and satellite technologies

2007

Acquirer

 

Net AG

Country Acquirer

 Germany-flag

Germany

Target

 

Micronet SA

Country target

 Spain-flag

Spain

Purchase price

 

Undisclosed

Industry

 

IT Services

 2007

Acquirer

 

Iberian Cosmetics Group, Limited

Country Acquirer

 Luxembourg-flag

Luxembourg

Target

 

Cosmhogar, S.A.

Country target

 Spain-flag

Spain

Purchase price

 

Undisclosed

Industry

 

Cosmetics