Recent Transactions

Elias Neocleous & Co LLC advises Blackstone on Cyprus law aspects of its investment in Superbet Romania

In May 2018, our Financial Services and Regulation and M&A teams advised Blackstone on the Cyprus law matters of a €175m strategic minority equity investment in Superbet by funds managed or advised by Blackstone’s Tactical Opportunities business. Blackstone is one of the world’s leading investment firms. Superbet is the largest omni-channel sports betting and gaming

Elias Neocleous & Co LLC advised the Zarenkov family on the Cyprus law matters in their disposal of a 25% stake in Etalon Group Plc.

In February 2019, our Financial Services team assisted the Zarenkov family on Cyprus corporate and financial services law matters in their disposal of a 25% shareholding interest in Etalon Group Plc to Sistema PJFC, a publicly-traded diversified holding company. Etalon Group Plc, one of Russia’s largest and longest established development and construction companies,  is a Cyprus public company having

Advice to Trafigura-UCP consortium on acquisition of Essar Oil Limited

The USD 12.9 billion purchase of India’s Essar Oil Ltd by a consortium including Trafigura, one of the largest physical commodities trading groups in the world, UCP Investment Group, an independent, private investment group and Rosneft, the leader of Russia’s petroleum industry, has now been formally completed. The Trafigura-UCP consortium and Rosneft each acquired a

Acquisition of WesternZagros Resources by Crest Energy International

On behalf of Crest Investment Company and Dentons Canada LLP we dealt with the Cyprus law aspects of the acquisition by Crest Energy International of all the outstanding shares of WesternZagros Resources Limited for a consideration of approximately USD 167 million. Crest Energy International is an affiliate of Crest Investment Company, a USA-based investment company

TESTIMONIALS

We have been assisted by Elias Neocleous in the context of capital markets transaction. Mr Demetris Roti was the partner in charge of the matter. We were very satisfied by the work of Mr Roti and his team as well as their ability to work towards tight deadlines
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Deal makers, professionals and service oriented.
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They're transparent and amenable with a clear knowledge of the local market and how to navigate it.
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Very  responsive and provided excellent guidance on issues of Cyprus law relevant in the transaction on which they represented us.
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Great work with all stakeholders including the government relations both in Cyprus and EU
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