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  • Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance / Amlin

    Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance / Amlin

    Financial Advisor to Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance on its acquisition of Amlin

    Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance / Amlin

    In a bid to seek growth outside of its home market, Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance (MSI), a subsidiary of MS&AD Insurance of Japan set its eyes on Amlin, a British provider of specialty insurance and reinsurance with solid presence established in the Lloyd's of London marketplace. Acting as a financial advisor to MSI, Nomura played a key role in a deal - the largest ever acquisiton of a European insurer by a Japanese company - which increases MS&AD's presence in the Lloyd's market and further expands its insurance business in Europe.

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  • Panasonic / Hussmann

    Panasonic / Hussmann

    Financial Advisor to Panasonic on its acquisition of Hussmann

    Panasonic / Hussmann

    On the acquisition of Hussmann, a Missouri-based manufacturer of refrigerated display cases and systems from private equity firm Clayton,Dubilier & Rice, the majority owner, and industrial group Ingersoll Rand, Nomura acted as Financial Advisor to help Japanese electronics giant Panasonic break into the U.S. food distribution industry.  The deal allows Panasonic to combine its technology and products with Hussmann’s leading share in the strengths in customer relationship, maintenance and services.

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  • Recruit Holdings / USG People

    Recruit Holdings / USG People

    Sole Financial Advisor to Recruit on its acquisition of USG People 

    Recruit Holdings / USG People

    When Japan’s Recruit, the leading human resources and information services company, wanted to pursue an international expansion, we supported our client gain an established entry point into the continental European staffing market. We acted as Sole Financial Advisor to Recruit on the acquisition of all shares of USG People, a Netherlands-based specialized provider of employment services listed on the Amsterdam Stock Exchange. 

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  • ASTM-SIAS / Ecorodovias-Vem ABC

    ASTM-SIAS / Ecorodovias-Vem ABC

    Sole M&A Advisor to ASTM and SIAS on the acquisition of a majority stake in Ecorodovias and Vem ABC 

    ASTM-SIAS / Ecorodovias-Vem ABC

    Acting as the sole M&A advisor and the fairness opinion advisor to ASTM and SIAS, Nomura assisted the Italian toll road operators gain exposure to the developing emerging market toll road infrastructure of Brazil. Through complex transactions via capital increase, ASTM and SIAS, along with their Brazilian partner CR Almeida, will jointly control and co-manage two controlling stakes in Ecorodovias, the listed infrastructure and logistic operator, and in Vem ABC, a monorail concession under development in Sao Paulo. The transaction is transformational for ASTM/SIAS, more than doubling the km of toll road network under concession and significantly diversifying the Group outside of Italy.

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  • Daikin / Flanders

    Daikin / Flanders

    Sole Financial Advisor to American Air Filter, a wholly owned subsidiary of Daikin, on its acquisition of Flanders

    Daikin / Flanders

    Daikin Industries, through its subsidiary American Air Filter (AAF), has acquired U.S.-based Flanders, to foster air filter business as the third pillar of Daikin’s revenue driver behind the air conditioning and chemicals. Nomura acted as Sole Financial Advisor to AAF in this transaction, complementing Daikin’s portfolio with Flanders’s high-end products related to pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, and food processing with a whole sale and retail sales network that supplies the U.S. nationwide.

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  • Sazerac / Paddy Whiskey (Pernod-Ricard)

    Sazerac / Paddy Whiskey (Pernod-Ricard)

    Sole Financial Advisor to Pernod Ricard 

    Sazerac / Paddy Whiskey (Pernod-Ricard)

    In order to focus on other Irish whiskey brands, Pernod Ricard decided to divest Paddy. Following an auction process led by Nomura, Sazerac has entered into a long-term supply agreement with Irish Distillers (wholly owned subsidiary of Pernod Ricard) to provide the whiskey out of its Midleton distillery. This represents a key step for Sazerac to internationalize outside of the US and enables Pernod Ricard to focus on its remaining portfolio.

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