Recent Deals

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Recent Deals / 19.03.2020

Significant precedent regarding Directed Employee Share Issue before the Central Tax Board

Waselius & Wist successfully assisted a large international group in a significant tax ruling process, where the Finnish Central Tax Board published its precedent today. Read more

Recent Deals / 27.02.2020

Acquisition of Automatia Pankkiautomaatit Oy by Loomis AB

Waselius & Wist advised Loomis AB in its acquisition of Automatia Pankkiautomaatit Oy from present owners Danske Bank, Nordea, and OP Financial Group. Automatia operates the largest ATM network in Finland, under the Otto brand, and also offers nationwide cash supply services for bank branches, night safes for retailers and a digital platform for operating instant payments. Loomis is an international company offering comprehensive solutions for cash handling primarily to banks and retailers. Read more

Recent Deals / 25.02.2020

Sale of Aviator to Avia Solutions Group

Waselius & Wist represented the investment fund Accent Equity 2008 L.P. in the Finnish law aspects of its divestment of 100% of its indirect shareholding in Aviator Airport Alliance AB and its subsidiaries to Avia Solutions Group. Aviator, an integrated full-range aviation services provider in the Nordic region, operates through subsidiaries in Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland. Avia Solutions Group is a global multipurpose aviation services company, serving clients across Europe, Asia, North America, Australia and other regions. Read more

Recent Deals / 25.02.2020

Acquisition of Ibertrans Oy’s business by NCS Finland Oy

Waselius & Wist represented NCS Finland Oy in the acquisition of the logistics business of Ibertrans Oy. Read more

Recent Deals / 12.02.2020

Acquisition of HRM Partners Oy by Hanken & SSE

Waselius & Wist represented Hanken & SSE, the #1 ranked Nordic provider of executive education, in the acquisition of HRM Partners Oy, one of the leading providers of leadership and career coaching in Finland. Read more

Recent Deals / 06.02.2020

Advised Winance in connection with a bridge loan to Valoe Corporation

Waselius & Wist advised Winance as the lender in a Finnish law governed bridge loan to a Finnish listed company, Valoe Corporation (Nasdaq: VALOE). Valoe Corporation is a Finnish technology company specialising in clean energy, especially photovoltaic solutions. Read more

Recent Deals / 15.01.2020

Financing of AXA’s real estate portfolios

Waselius & Wist represented two funds managed by AXA Investment Managers – Real Assets as borrowers in the senior bank financing of AXA’s Finnish (i) residential property portfolio and (ii) care property portfolio, comprising in aggregate of 26 assets. Read more

Recent Deals / 20.12.2019

Represented Primehotels Oy in connection with the development of the first Hyatt Hotel in Finland

Waselius & Wist represented Primehotels Oy in the negotiations of a franchise agreement with Hyatt Hotels. Expected to open in 2022, the 224-room Grand Hansa Hotel located in the very heart of Helsinki will be the first “The Unbound Collection” by Hyatt Hotels in the Nordics. Read more

Recent Deals / 20.12.2019

Waselius & Wist represented Jeld Wen in relation to a land lease with the City of Kuopio

Waselius & Wist represented Jeld Wen, a world leading doors manufacturer, in the re-negotiation of its land lease agreement concerning its production plant in the city of Kuopio. Read more

Recent Deals / 10.12.2019

Acquisition of Gasmet Technologies Oy by Nederman Holding AB (publ.)

Waselius & Wist advised Nederman Holding AB in its acquisition of Gasmet Technologies Oy, a leading supplier of FTIR gas analysis solutions for both continuous emission and mercury monitoring systems and portable gas analysers. Read more