Press Releases

29 January 2015

Travers Smith advises Exponent on the sale of Trainline

Travers Smith LLP has advised private equity firm Exponent and other shareholders on the sale of Trainline to Kohlberg Kravis Roberts (KKR), a US-headquartered investment firm.

more

28 January 2015

Travers Smith advises Bridgepoint on the acquisition of Zizzi and ASK

Travers Smith LLP has advised the leading European private equity firm Bridgepoint on the acquisition of ASK Italian and Zizzi restaurants from private equity house Cinven.

more

26 January 2015

Travers Smith advises management on the sale of Eversholt Rail Group

Travers Smith LLP is advising management on the sale of Eversholt Rail Group, one of the three leading rail rolling stock companies in the UK, to CK Investments, a company jointly owned by Cheung Kong Infrastructure and Cheung Kong (Holdings).

more

19 January 2015

Travers Smith advises Lyceum Capital on sale of Access Technologies Group

A Travers Smith team led by head of private equity, Paul Dolman has advised Lyceum Capital on signing a definitive written agreement to sell the Access Technology Group (Access), the business management software company, to TA Associates. The transaction is expected to close later this month.

more

19 January 2015

Travers Smith advises on sale of Bridge Leisure

A Travers Smith team led by head of private equity, Paul Dolman has advised the selling shareholders of UK holiday park operator, Bridge Leisure, on the sale of its business to UK mid-market private equity firm Phoenix Equity Partners ("Phoenix").

more

14 January 2015

Travers Smith advises management on acquisition of Premium Credit Limited by Cinven Partners

Travers Smith LLP is advising management and others on the acquisition of Premium Credit Limited (PCL) by a company backed by Cinven Partners LLP for £462 million.

more

12 January 2015

Travers Smith advises Milestone Investisseurs on the acquisition of three leading French brands

A Travers Smith team led by corporate partner William Howard has advised Milestone Investisseurs (“Milestone”), a Luxembourg based private equity firm on the acquisition of three leading French household brands, Maison Verte, O’Cédar and Baranne from multinational consumer goods company, Reckitt-Benckiser.

more

08 January 2015

Travers Smith acts on the proposed IPO of thetrainline.com

A Travers Smith team led by Corporate Partners Spencer Summerfield, Charles Casassa and Adrian West, are advising on the proposed Main Market IPO of thetrainline.com.

more

23 December 2014

Travers Smith advises Phoenix Equity Partners on their investment in Riviera Travel

A Travers Smith team, led by Private Equity partners James Renahan and Edmund Reed, has advised long standing client Phoenix Equity Partners ("Phoenix") on their investment in Riviera Travel ("Riviera").

more

17 December 2014

Travers Smith advises management on acquisition by HgCapital of A Plan Insurance Group

A Travers Smith team led by senior partner Chris Hale and senior associate Adam Orr has advised management on the acquisition by HgCapital of A-Plan Insurance Group from Equistone Partners Europe.

more