Selected Transactions 2015

As Ireland’s leading corporate finance adviser, Davy Corporate Finance has been involved in some of the most significant public and private transactions:

Company Deal description Davy Corporate Finance’s role Date
Aryzta Sale of Carroll's Cuisine Financial adviser March 2015
CRH

€6.5bn Acquisition of Holcim-Lafarge assets
and €1.6bn placing

Joint financial adviser
and joint bookrunner
February 2015
DCC €197.4m placing to part-fund
Butagaz acquisition
Joint bookrunner May 2015
Dragon Oil €5.7bn sale to Emirates National Oil Company Joint financial adviser  August 2015
Glanbia €67m Secondary placing  Joint bookrunner  May 2015
Hostelworld  €174m IPO and admission to ISE and LSE Joint bookrunner and Irish sponsor  November 2015
Independent News & Media  €121m sale of shareholding in APN Sponsor  April 2015
King Digital Entertainment Rule 9 waiver on proposed share buyback Financial adviser September 2015
Malin €330m equity fundraising
and admission to ESM
ESM adviser and sole placing agent  March 2015
Merrion Pharmaceuticals Sale of IP Assets to Novo Nordisk Financial adviser  Dec 2015
Origin Enterprises  €228m secondary placing  Joint bookrunner  September 2015
Permanent TSB €498m IPO and admission to ISE and LSE  Joint bookrunner and sponsor  May 2015
Dalata Hotel Group €160m firm placing, placing and open offer  Sole bookrunner, NOMAD,
and ESM adviser 
September 2015
Ormonde Mining €100m project financing transaction Financial adviser  August 2015
Ryanair  €398m capital distribution programme  Financial adviser  September 2015
Total Produce  €20m share buyback Nomad, ESM adviser and broker  October 2015