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JANUARY 2022 – DECISIDEURS MAGAZINE RANKS FINEXSI AS A KEY PLAYER IN THE 2022 RANKING

The 2022 ranking carried out by Décideurs Magazine – Groupe Leaders League about “Litigation & Arbitration” ranks FINEXSI as a “not-to-be-missed” key player in the following categories: “Shareholders’ litigation relating to listed companies and Fairness opinion” and “Shareholders’ litigation and Damage valuation”.

 

 

 

 

Please click here to access the full ranking relating to “Shareholders’ litigation relating to listed companies and Fairness opinion”

 

Please click here to access the full ranking relating to “Shareholders’ litigation and Damage valuation”.

JANUARY 2022 – FINEXSI ISSUED ITS REPORT AS INDEPENDENT EXPERT IN CONNECTION WITH THE PROPOSED PUBLIC BUY-OUT OFFER TO BE FOLLOWED BY A SQUEEZE-OUT RELATING TO THE LV GROUP SHARES

In a press release dated December 15, 2021, LV Group (“LVG”) announced the appointment by its Board of Directors of Finexsi as Independent Expert in connection with the proposed public buy-out offer to be followed by a squeeze-out filed by LVMH Moët Hennessy – Louis Vuitton SE (“LVMH”) for the LVG shares.

 

Following its due diligence, Finexsi issued a fairness opinion on January 10, 2022, which was attached to the note in response.

 

The mission was led by Olivier Péronnet and Olivier Courau.

NOVEMBER 2021 – FINEXSI ISSUED ITS REPORT AS INDEPENDENT EXPERT IN CONNECTION WITH THE PROPOSED PUBLIC OFFER FOR THE SHARES OF SQLI

On October 1, 2021, the Board of Directors of SQLI, following the recommendation of its ad hoc committee, appointed Finexsi as an Independent Expert in connection with the proposed tender offer initiated by Synsion Bidco (DBAY Advisors) for the SQLI shares.

 

On November 9, 2021, Finexsi issued a fairness opinion, which was attached to the reply memorandum filed on November 23, 2021.

 

The assignment was led by Olivier Péronnet, assisted by Adeline Burnand.

NOVEMBER 2021 – FINEXSI ISSUED ITS REPORT AS INDEPENDENT EXPERT IN CONNECTION WITH THE PROPOSED PUBLIC OFFER FOR THE SHARES OF PRODWARE

On October 20, 2021, Phast Invest and Prodware’s management and key shareholders announced that Phast Invest would file a public offer for Prodware’s shares. Following this annoucement and in accordance with the « Règlement Général » of the « Autorité des Marchés Financiers » (the French Financial Markets regulatory authority), the Board of Directors of Prodware took note of the proposed offer and unanimously appointed Finexsi as an independent expert to issue a report including a fairness opinion on the financial terms and conditions of the public offer.

 

On November 3, 2021, Prodware filed its note prepared in response to the tender offer, which included Finexsi’s report.

 

The assignment was led by Olivier Péronnet and Christophe Lambert.

JULY 2021 – FINEXSI ISSUED ITS REPORT AS INDEPENDENT EXPERT IN CONNECTION WITH THE PROPOSED PUBLIC BUY-OUT OFFER FOLLOWED BY A SQUEEZE-OUT (OPR-RO) INITIATED BY CALLIDITAS THERAPEUTICS AB FOR THE SHARES OF GENKYOTEX S.A.

Following off-market block purchases, a simplified tender offer and the subscription to a capital increase, CALLIDITAS THERAPEUTICS AB held 90.3% of the shares of GENKYOTEX SA, a biopharmaceutical company specialised in the development of NOX therapies. CALLIDITAS THERAPEUTICS AB therefore announced on July 28, 2021 its intention to launch a public withdrawal offer followed by a squeeze-out offer (« OPR-RO ») on the shares of GENKYOTEX SA.

 

On the recommendation of the Ad Hoc Committee, the Board of Directors appointed on July 2, 2021 Finexsi as an independent expert to issue a report including a fairness opinion on the financial terms and conditions of the transaction. This fairness opinion was attached on July 8, 2021 to the note prepared in response to the public offer.

 

The assignment was led by Olivier Courau, assisted by Maxime Rogeon.

JULY 2021 – FINEXSI ISSUED ITS REPORT AS INDEPENDENT EXPERT IN CONNECTION WITH THE PROPOSED MIXED PUBLIC OFFER FOR THE SHARES OF SFL

In April 2021, the Board of Directors of Société Foncière Lyonnaise (SFL) (a real estate company dedicated to the prime tertiary segment) was informed of a series of transactions initiated by Colonial, its majority shareholder, in relation to the evolution of the existing partnership between SFL and Predica. These transactions included a simplified mixed public offer initiated by Colonial for the SFL shares not already held by Colonial and Predica.

 

On the recommendation of the Ad Hoc Committee, the Board of Directors appointed Finexsi as Independent expert, to issue a report including a fairness opinion on the financial terms and conditions of the transaction. This fairness opinion was attached on July 8, 2021 to the note prepared in response to the public offer.

 

The assignment was led by Olivier Péronnet and Christophe Lambert.

JULY 2021 – OLIVIER PERONNET, FOUNDING PARTNER OF FINEXSI, WILL SPEAK AT THE “RENCONTRES ECONOMIQUES D’AIX-EN-PROVENCE”

On July 3, Olivier PERONNET, Founding Partner of Finexsi, will speak at « Les Rencontres Economiques

d’Aix-en-Provence », as a member of the panel discussion on « Financing the real economy ».

 

Join us live at 3:40pm :   Session 23 – Financer l’économie réelle – Les Rencontres Économiques (lesrencontreseconomiques.fr).

 

 

 

JUNE 2021 – FINEXSI ISSUED ITS REPORT AS INDEPENDENT EXPERT IN CONNECTION WITH THE PROPOSED PUBLIC BUY-OUT OFFER FOR THE SHARES OF BOURRELIER GROUP

In connection with the proposed public buy-out offer, Finexsi was appointed by the Board of Directors of Bourrelier Group (formerly known as Bricorama) as independent expert to issue a report including a fairness opinion on the financial terms and conditions of the proposed offer.

 

Finexsi’s fairness opinion was attached to the note in response filed by Bourrelier Group on June 22, 2021.

 

The assignment was led by Olivier Péronnet and Lucas Robin.

MAY / JUNE 2021 – FINEXSI ISSUED ITS REPORT AS AN INDEPENDENT EXPERT IN CONNECTION WITH THE PROPOSED SIMPLIFIED TAKEOVER BID FOR TARKETT

The Deconinck family, through its company Tarkett Participation and with the support of Wendel, filed a simplified takeover bid for the shares of Tarkett with the AMF on April 26, 2021. The Tarkett group is a world leader in flooring and sports surface solutions.

 

In connection with this transaction, FINEXSI was appointed, on the recommendation of the ad hoc committee, as an independent expert, to issue a report including a fairness opinion on the financial terms and conditions of the transaction. This fairness opinion was issued on May 20, 2021 and was attached on June 8, 2021 to the note prepared in response to the tender offer.

 

This assignment was led by Olivier Péronnet and Olivier Courau.