Mourant Ozannes partner, Helen Ruelle, has won a Bronze Award in the 'Woman of the Year – Rising Star' category at the Citywealth Awards.
Mourant Ozannes acted as Cayman Islands counsel for the buyer group in connection with the take-private of China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Ltd., a Cayman Islands exempted company formerly listed on the New York Stock Exchange.
Mourant Ozannes BVI has advised MegaFon, a major Russian telecommunications company, on its US$740 million acquisition of a controlling stake in Mail.Ru Group, the internet and social media group, from USM Holdings, MegaFon's controlling shareholder.
Mourant Ozannes is once again a Gold Sponsor of the Cayman Alternative Investment Summit (CAIS), now in its fourth year. CAIS has one of the most influential discussion platforms with the alternative investment space.
Mourant Ozannes' annual Regulatory Seminar will be held on Friday 3 February 2017 at the Kimpton Seafire Resort.
Mourant Ozannes acted as BVI legal advisers to Britain's fourth largest mobile group, Three UK, (owned by CK Hutchinson) on its £300,000,000 acquisition of Transvision Investments Limited from Seamless Industries Limited (owned by PCCW Limited). Completion of the acquisition is subject to UK regulatory approval.
Mourant Ozannes advise DPE Deutsche Private Equity GmBH on successful launch of their third Private Equity Fund and associated feeder funds.
Mourant Ozannes worked alongside Clifford Chance LLP to advise Bencis Capital Partners on the Guernsey aspects of the launch of Bencis Buyout Fund V. The Fund reached the hard cap of €425 million within months after starting the fundraising process. The Fund will invest in mature, profitable companies, headquartered in the Benelux and the focus will be on companies with operating profits up to €50 million.