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In this, our 11th annual Retail Proposition Index, the results show that the pandemic has shaken up consumers’ values, fundamentally shifting expectations and behaviours.
OC&C advises Clessidra Capital Credit and FVS on recent acquisition in the confectionary space
OC&C are pleased to congratulate Clessidra Capital Credit and FVS on acquiring Candy Factory. The investment is shared with Castellazzi (founder of Casa del Dolce) and Corno (founder of Liking).
OC&C advises Partners Group on recent acquisition in the DACH Digital Transformation market
We are pleased to congratulate Partners Group, a leading global private markets firm, acting on behalf of its clients, on its recent acquisition of Cloudflight, as majority shareholder.
OC&C advises EMPG on recent investment round
We are pleased to congratulate EMPG on its recent $200 million investment from Affinity Partners. EMPG is the largest classifieds player in emerging markets, holding stakes in 10 brands globally and is present in more than 50 cities across its target regions, with over 200 million monthly visits to its platforms. Its portfolio includes Zameen.com, Bayut.com and Dubizzle.
OC&C advises Metrika on an acquisition of aerial platform producer
We are pleased to congratulate Metrika on their majority stake investment in CMC, a leading international player in the design, manufacture and distribution of aerial spider platforms.
OC&C advises Arbo on an acquisition of components distributor for commercial refrigerators
We are pleased to congratulate Arbo on their majority stake investment in Verco Milano Srl, a company active in component distribution for the commercial refrigeration sector.
Sizing up MediaTech
Underpinned by the explosion of digital media consumption and rapidly evolving media landscape, alongside widespread digitisation of workflows needing solutions, MediaTech presents an opportunity to gain exposure to these growth tailwinds while benefiting from enterprise software economics, potential defensibility and revenue predictability.
OC&C advises QIC Global Private Capital on their recent investment
We are pleased to congratulate Crystal Russell, Nick Capell and the QIC Global Private Capital team on their investment via the Qld Business Investment Fund into ModnPods, a Gold Coast based modular home builder. ModnPods holds a distinctive position in the fast-growing modular construction industry, differentiating through design, sustainability and utilising high levels of Australian manufacturing content.
OC&C advises Ethica Global Investments on recent acquisition in luxury packaging sector
We are pleased to congratulate Ethica Global Investments on acquiring the majority stake in V.M.C. Mottini and Verbar, both firms process packaging for perfumery, cosmetics and wines and spirits businesses.
OC&C advises QIC Global Private Capital on their investment into Travello
We are pleased to congratulate QIC Global Private Capital team and Paspalis Innovation Investment Fund on their investment into Travello. Travello is a distinctive travel platform that allows travellers to book unique, in-destination tours and experiences, and additionally provides a social network for travellers.
Digital Bonfire … Digital Phoenix?
Tech stocks value goes up in smoke – what’s next. It’s familiar territory by now, but it’s truly remarkable to reflect upon the public markets’ decline in tech valuations over the past year (measured by the losses investors have incurred).
After the break... Coming soon from Netflix and Disney+
Even a year ago, Reed Hastings was adamant that introducing ads were not in Netflix’s plan; fast forward to today and we are on the cusp of the worldwide launch of Netflix’s ad-supported plan, “Basic with Ads”, with Disney+ soon to follow. In this article, we examine their market entry plans, particularly for Netflix, as unlike Disney, advertising is a new business line for them.