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  • SCFA

    Sale by Skin & Cancer Foundation Australia of its dermatopathology operations to, and entering into a long term Strategic Alliance with, Sonic Healthcare/Douglass Hanly Moir. Longreach acted as corporate adviser to SCFA.

    Calliden Group
  • Holt Group

    Adviser to the Holt Group of companies on the acquisition of a part of Fletcher Challenge's Rocla sand mining business and a related property.

    Calliden Group
  • Calliden Group

    Takeover defence for Calliden for the $105 million Scheme of Arrangement agreed with Steadfast Group in conjunction with Munich Re.

    Calliden Group
  • rogenSi Worldwide

    Sale of rogenSi Worldwide to TeleTech Holdings. rogenSi is a global leadership and sales execution consulting firm headquartered in Australia, with operations in Asia-Pacific, Europe and North America. TeleTech is a NASDAQ listed leading global provider of analytics-driven, technology-enabled customer engagement solutions. Longreach acted as rogenSi’s Australian corporate adviser in relation to the proposed divestment in conjunction with rogenSi’s US corporate adviser.

    rogenSi Worldwide
  • Morphic Asset Management

    Acquisition of a minority stake in Morphic Asset Management by Ascalon Capital Managers. Ascalon is the boutique asset manager investment arm of BT Financial Group. Longreach acted as corporate adviser to Morphic Asset Management on the transaction.

    Morphic Asset Management
  • Crumpler

    Sale of a controlling shareholding in Crumpler, the owner of a unique brand of bags, luggage and tech product accessories, to Crescent Capital Partners.

    Crumpler
  • Hills Healthcare

    Sale of Hills Healthcare Equipment, one of Australia's leading providers of assistive technology products to the health and aged care sectors, to Anacacia Capital.

    Hills Healthcare
  • Staging Connections Group (ASX:STG)

    Sale of Staging Connection's lighting and LED superscreens subsidiary, Bytecraft Entertainment, to Production Resource Group for $15 million. PRG is the world's leading supplier of entertainment and event technology headquartered in New York.

    Staging Connections Group
  • ClearView Wealth

    Acquisition of MBF Life and ClearView Retirement Solutions from Bupa Australia by MMC Contrarian (subsequently renamed ClearView Wealth) for $195 million. MBF Life is a provider of life insurance products and ClearView Retirement Solutions is a leading provider of financial planning services.

    The transaction included a public equity raising of $120 million and the establishment of a 10 year exclusive distribution agreement between ClearView Wealth and Bupa Australia for the distribution of life insurance and wealth management products to Bupa Australia's 2.9 million health insurance member base.

    ClearView Wealth
  • Nestlé Purina Petcare

    Acquisition of the pet accessories and treats business of The KraMar Pet Company Pty Ltd, a company owned by AMP Private Equity and the family interests of the company founder. Nestlé Purina Petcare is the pet food manufacturing subsidiary of the Swiss-based, global food and beverages company, Nestlé S.A.

    Nestlé Purina Petcare
  • Netus

    Provision of strategic advice to Netus, a technology investment company, in relation to the successful acquisition of a 19.9% shareholding in the online travel agency business, travel.com.au.

    Netus
  • GE SeaCo

    Sale of GE SeaCo Australia's domestic container leasing operations for a total consideration of approximately $24 million.

    The dry and refrigerated container component of the business was sold to Royal Wolf Trading, a subsidiary of General Finance Corporation (US).

    The balance of the business - the tank container operations - was sold to SCF Containers International, an investee company of Archer Capital.

    GE Seaco
  • Sea Containers Australia

    Sale of Christchurch-based Cooltainers to an MBO Group. Cooltainers is the largest specialised provider of door-to-door refrigerated container shipping services between Australia and New Zealand.

    Sale of Hyde Park Tank Depot to Scott Corporation. Hyde Park is a Melbourne-based road and ISO tank cleaning, storage and repair facility.

    Sale of Melbourne Container Park, a container storage and repair facility to a private group.

    Sea Containers Australia
  • Calliden Group (ASX:CIX)

    Acquisition of Australian Unity's general insurance business for $62.5 million and the establishment of a product manufacturing and distribution alliance with Australian Unity for general insurance products. Calliden is an APRA licenced Australian general insurer.

    Calliden Group
  • Nestlé Purina Petcare

    Acquisition of Supercoat brands of dry dog and cat food for $95 million by way of a Scheme of Arrangement from ASX listed vendor, Greens Foods.

    Nestlé Purina Petcare
  • Vanglobe

    Acquisition of Blyth Masterbatch business from Rockwood Pigments, a division of Rockwood Holdings (US). Vanglobe is the largest producer of compounded polyethylene powder for use in manufacture of rotationally moulded products in Australia and New Zealand.

    Vanglobe
  • Hopkins Group

    Sale of a leading importer and distributor of women's fashion garments to Pacific Apparel Solutions, an investee company of private equity firm Propel Investments.

    Hopkins Group
  • NCO Australia

    Sale of Australian Receivables Ltd, one of Australia’s leading contingent debt collection businesses and portfolio of purchase debt ledgers on behalf of Alorica, the US parent company to the Panthera Finance group.

    Alesco Corporation
  • Decorative Technologies Group

    Sale of Decorative Technologies, the leading manufacturer and distributor of decorative concrete products in Australia, to an MBO group backed by RMB Ventures.

    Decorative Technologies Group
  • Reinhardt International

    Equity placement to Tenix Investments. Tenix (at the time, Australia's largest defence contractor) became Reinhardt's strategic partner assisting the company to become a leading player in the global parking industry. Reinhardt was subsequently renamed Duncan Solutions.

    Reinhardt International