CLIENT: Finanziaria Coin S.r.l.


DATE: May 2005

SECTOR: Financial sponsors; Consumer and Retail

Advisory to Finanziaria Coin Srl for the sale of 63% of Gruppo Coin SpA owned by Coin family to the private equity fund PAI and subsequent launch of a mandatory offer on the entire capital of the company.

Activities performed:
assistance in the analysis of the economic and financial historical and perspective situation of the company;
drafting of the information memorandum;
selection of potential acquirers and presentation of the investment opportunity;
support in the due diligence process and meetings between management and potential acquirers;
assistance in the negotiations and definition of the investment agreements and shareholders’ agreements for the reinvestment of Coin family in the transaction;
coordination of the other consultants involved in the transaction.

Deal value: € 600 million