Filip & Company has advised growth investment fund Agista on its minority investment in Romania's Centrokinetic medical clinic network. RTPR advised Founder Andrei Bogdan and Centrokinetic on the deal.
Filip & Company has advised residential developer Alesonor on its partnership with the Verita International School & Kindergarten to develop the second Verita campus in Romania in Alesonor's Amber Forest suburb.
Filip & Company has advised Banca Transilvania on its second bond issue under a program launched in April, which attracted EUR 200 million from the international markets.
Clifford Chance has advised the underwriters of Hidroelectrica's RON 9.3 billion initial public offering. Filip & Company advised Fondul Proprietatea on the sale of its entire shareholding during the IPO. Dentons advised Hidroelectrica on the issuance and listing on the Bucharest Stock Exchange.
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Kinstellar, working with Linklaters, has advised a syndicate of banks on a EUR 500 million senior facility agreement with Romanian telecommunications service provider RCS & RDS. Filip & Company advised RCS & RDS.
Clifford Chance Badea has advised the arrangers on implementing the EUR 500 million bond issuance of Banca Transilvania. Filip & Company advised issuer Banca Transilvania.
Last week the European Union took a major step towards regulating the fast-growing cryptocurrency market with the final approval of the Regulation on Markets in Crypto-Assets (“MiCA”). The new regulation was approved by the European Parliament on 20 April 2023, and is now subject to formal endorsement by the European Council and publication in the Official Journal of the European Union.
Despite the challenging global landscape, Romania’s banking sector continues to show resilience – with M&A activity in line with the second half of 2022 – according to Filip & Company Partner Alexandra Manciulea.
Many books have been written and just as many films have been made trying to show what the future will look like, but we are much closer to knowing it with the advent of artificial intelligence and, more specifically, generative artificial intelligence. Generative artificial intelligence is a type of artificial intelligence that can generate new content, as opposed to systems that simply analyse or act statically on an existing data set.
Filip & Company has advised both Inform Lykos Romania and entrepreneur Octavian Radu on setting up a joint-venture holding company that took over Pink Post Group’s postal and courier services business and the postal volumes aggregation business operated by the Inform Lykos group.