Mergers, Acquisitions & Listings on the Stock Exchange

Our Corporate M&A expertise is complemented by Collins Newman & Co's extensive tax, capital markets, private equity, banking and competition experience in each of our markets. Through their established relationships with regulators and government agencies, Collins Newman & Co bring a deep understanding of local practice in Africa's key sectors and industries enabling them to support clients in a wide variety of transactional M&A matters. Collins Newman & Co has detailed knowledge of local practices concerning licensing, permits, regulatory supervision, local shareholder participation requirements and cross-border due diligence in sectors as diverse as energy, mining, telecoms, fast-moving consumer goods and agribusiness. We act as local and lead counsel for international law firms, emerging market multinationals, and private equity investors, regularly advising on

Our Client Portfolio

Acting for Anglo American in the acquisition of the Oppenheimer family interests in DeBeers. Date : October 2013 Amount : USD 1.5 Billion
Acting for Cathay Fortune Investment in its proposed acquisition of Discovery Metals Ltd. Date : September 2013 Amount : AUD 830 Million