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OMERS Private Equity, the private equity investment arm of the Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System, has purchased Civica Group PLC from British-based 3i Group for a transaction value of GBP390m (approximately US$604 million).
DEXUS Property Group and its wholesale fund, DEXUS Wholesale Property Fund (DWPF), announced significant additions to its Australian portfolio this month with acquisitions in Perth and in Brisbane.
In a cross-border transaction that spans Australia, China, South Africa and Bermuda, NKWE Platinum has entered into a strategic partnership with China's Zijin Mining Group to develop its South African platinum group metals assets, especially the flagship Garatau Mining project.
Chevalier International Holdings Limited has completed its acquisition (via an associated company) of a 70% stake in Moraitis Group Pty Limited, Australia's largest fruit and vegetable wholesaler. The deal values the company at about A$210 million, including debt.
The depth and strength of Minter Ellison's team in Australia has been recognised by this year's list of Best Lawyers, announced today by Best Lawyers® and published by the Australian Financial Review.