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Deal highlights FY21

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Despite the events of the global pandemic, deal activity remained buoyant during FY21.

Operating across M&A, capital transactions and equity capital markets, our team of experts has worked with clients in technology and telecommunications, property, insurance, financial services and logistics to drive value through growth, bolt-on synergies and divestiture. We invite you to explore our recent deal highlights in more detail below.

Advising Taoglas Group on its acquisition of Smartsensor Technologies, a leading IoT provider of smart asset management solutions.

Advising Uniti Group on its acquisition of OptiComm via scheme of arrangement and its acquisitions of the Telstra Velocity assets and Harbour ISP.

Advising Gallagher on its acquisitions of Southbank Insurance Brokers and Mutual Brokers.

Advising Autofutura, the global data-driven business intelligence provider, backed by Inflexion Private Equity, on its acquisition of Chrysalis Loyalty.

Advising ReadCloud on its acquisitions of Ripponlea Institute and PKY Media (College of Sounds and Music Production).

Advising Lancemore Group on its acquisition of Cleveland Winery from Hong Kong-listed entity Hang Tai Yue Group.

Advising RAGT Semences on its acquisition of Seed Force and Seed Force (NZ).

Advising Polar Capital on its acquisition of a majority interest in distressed JUCY’s car and campervan rental business.

Advising B.C.A Logic on its acquisition of Stephen Grubits & Associates to form a full-service offering for building regulations and fire safety engineering.

Advising the founder of AroFlo on the sale of a majority stake in AroFlo to a US private equity firm by way of a sale of shares.

Advising Euronext Paris-listed Quadient on the sale of its graphics business to long-term partner Smartech.

Advising the founders of Service Line Solutions on the sale of the business to ServiceNow partner Thirdera, owned by US private equity Sunstone Partners.

Advising ARA LOGOS Logistics Trust on its acquisition of interests in trusts holding logistics properties in Queensland from Partners Group.

Advising Abacus on its JV development with Walker Corporation at 710 Collins Street, Melbourne and its 50% interest in the JV entity.

Advising ARA LOGOS Logistics Trust on its fund investment of a 49.5% interest in the New LAIVS Fund and 40% interest in The Oxford Property Fund holding logistics properties.

Advising Hines Australia on its fund structure for the acquisition of 600 Collins Street, Melbourne.

Advising Credit Suisse onregulatory and fund matters relating to the acquisition of St Collins Lane Shopping Centre in Melbourne.

Advising Fife Capital on its acquisition of a 28% stake in a fund holding several Crown leases in the Port of Brisbane from ASX-listed Cromwell Corporation.

Advising Uniti Group on its $270m capital raising by fully underwritten accelerated non-renounceable entitlement offer to fund the acquisition of OptiComm by way of scheme of arrangement.

Advising Janus Henderson Group on Australian law and ASX issues regarding its USD900m secondary offering of shares held by Dai-ichi Life and associated USD230m repurchase.

Advising Uniti Group on its capital raising by fully underwritten institutional placement ($50m) and oversubscribed share purchase plan ($20m, increased from $10m) to fund the acquisition of the Telstra Velocity assets.

Advising Cann Group on its capital raising by way of a private placement ($14.3m) and oversubscribed share purchase plan ($25.9m, increased from $10m).

Advising Australian Dairy Nutritional Group on its capital raising conducted by way of a two-tranche institutional placement ($6.5m) and share purchase plan ($1.2m) of stapled securities.

Advising Bill Identity on its capital raising to partially fund the acquisition of Optima Energy Management by way of a fully underwritten institutional placement of $15m.

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