IndependenceActinvest is an independent financial advisor.It does not belong to any financial or industrial institution.It is London based and FSA regulated.London: European Financial CentreRecent ProjectsDuring the last twenty years Actinvest Corp. has worked closely with some of the most important Italian and international industrial groups to define financial strategies, acquisitions, disinvestments, privatisations, and public listing. Herewith are some of the most meaningful plans carried out by Actinvest Corp. in the last few years.Actinvest has been the strategic advisor for three years of the Korean fashion and retail group Eland in its European expansion. Actinvest has identified, evaluated and assisted in the negotiation of, the following Targets which have been 100% acquired: Belfe: historic outerwear brandLario 1898 (including Banfi, Bressan & Verdelli, Sutor): shoes and bagsPeter Scott: knitwearLochcarron of Scotland: tartan manufacturerMandarina Duck: bagsCoccinelle: high quality leather bagsLa Compagnie Financière Edmond de Rothschild, based in Paris has retained Actinvest Corporation as advisor with respect to their strategy of possible acquisition of targets operating in the Italian and European private banking and asset management sectors.Actinvest Corporation has been the strategic advisor of Prudential Corporation of America, the US largest life insurer and one of the most important insurance groups of the world, to set up a fund management joint venture in Italy with Banca Popolare di Bergamo Credito Varesino, (now UBI Banca). Il Sole 24Ore Sviluppo Spa, company owned by the publishing group “Il Sole 24Ore”, has retained Actinvest in order to develop new plans in the field of the electronic media and on-line products as far as the intra group development of the activities or new initiatives are concerned. Moreover the assignment envisaged the involvement of Actinvest into the development of new strategic alliances with international partners.Actinvest has assisted the public utility company SuezLyonnaise Des Eaux in the procedure for the purchase of 43% of the registered stock of the Azienda Energetica Metropolitana Torino SpA. In particular Actinvest Corporation has monitored the privatisation process and has offered full assistance in all the several steps of the procedure (Letter of Intent, Business Plan, final proposal); and finally it has assisted in the appraisal of the Azienda Metropolitana Torino SpA (Underground Company of Turin SpA).Actinvest has advised one of the main producers of building materials in the United Kingdom (Polypipe Plc) in order to identify, analyse and evaluate Italian companies present in the same sector. Actinvest has assisted one of the main European producers of home-accessories (Magnet Ltd) to find, analyse, and evaluate two Italian companies operating in the same sector. Actinvest assisted an Italian textile company in its quotation on the Milan Stock Exchange in July 1999. Actinvest Corporation has been the advisor of the NationalExpress Group, one of the most important European group within the transports sector, in the program of expansion in Italy. We have assist them in the acquisition of some regional airports. As in all the projects followed by us we identified a series of targets that could be acquired, we contacted them, we analysed them, and in a second phase we assisted our client during the negotiation with the interested counterpart Actinvest has assisted two American groups, Premark and Hobart, in the disinvestment of their European controlled companies. Actinvest has assisted General Electric Capital in the acquisition of an Italian company active in the field of financial leasing.Actinvest has worked with Lavazza supplying assistance to the top-management of the Piedmont company, analysing for them both the Italian market and the international one, proposing them strategies for the development of the company, in Europe and Latin America.
Contact usActinvest Corporation Ltd.146-148 Cromwell RoadLondon SW7 4EFTel +44 20 7259 2193Fax +44 20 7373 2864Info: email@example.comResearch drivenActinvest is a "research driven" company.It believes in the importance of a deep knowledge of the industrial and marketing strategies both of the client and of the target. Actinvest Corporation, 146-148 Cromwell Road, London SW7 4EF, Registered in England and Wales under no 2560165