Alfesca becomes Labeyrie with €285m takeover debt

BNP Paribas, Crédit Agricole, Crédit Mutuel, HSBC, Natixis and Société Générale have underwritten €285m of senior loans to back the takeover of Icelandic seafood group Alfesca by Lur Berri and LBO France.

  • 06 Feb 2012

Mezzanine facilities totalling €50m also backed the deal for Alfesca, which will change its name to Labeyrie Fine Foods.

French food cooperative Lur Berri has increased its equity stake in Labeyrie Fine Foods from 49.9% to 62.9%, while private equity firm LBO France has acquired a third of the ...

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