M&A & Corporate

Kinstellar’s Banking & Finance practice in Slovakia expands with the addition of a new senior lawyer

September 2017 – Kinstellar, Emerging Europe’s and Central Asia’s leading independent law firm, is pleased to announce that Vladimír Polička has joined its senior team in Slovakia as Managing Associate and head of the local banking finance...

Kinstellar advises Hiventures on its investment in Global Web Solutions Kft.

August 2017 - Kinstellar has advised Hiventures Zrt. - one of the largest venture capital investors in Central and Eastern Europe - regarding its investment into Global Web Solutions Kft., a Hungarian company providing a wide range of online HR services...

Kinstellar advises Halyk Bank JSC on its acquisition of Kazkommertsbank JSC

July 2017 - Kinstellar has advised the leading Kazakhstan bank, Halyk Bank JSC, on its acquisition of Kazkommertsbank JSC from Mr Kenges Rakishev and Sovereign Wealth Fund Samruk-Kazyna JSC. The acquisition was completed on 5 July 2017. According to...

Kinstellar advises Genesis Private Equity Fund III on the formation of a strong player on the consumer electronics market

June 2017 - Kinstellar has successfully advised Genesis Private Equity Fund III on the formation of a strong player on the consumer electronics market. The owners of the respective companies have agreed to combine HP TRONIC, the operator of the Euronics...

Kinstellar announces the promotion of three new Partners and two new Counsel

June 2017 - Kinstellar is delighted to announce the promotions to Partner of Iustinian Captariu and Remus Codreanu in Bucharest and Ákos Nagy in Budapest, and the promotions to Counsel of Zsuzsa Csiki in Bucharest and Olena Kuchynska in...

Kinstellar is a proud supporter of the Start-up Safary 2017 conference in Budapest

April 2017 - Kinstellar is delighted to be part of this year’s edition of the prestigious Startup Safary conference that will take place in Budapest on 20 and 21 April 2017. This is a high-level event attended by the most exciting start-ups, leading...

Ákos Mátés-Lányi of our Budapest office elected in the Ethics Committee of the Hungarian Venture Capital Association

April 2017 - We are pleased to announce that Ákos Mátés-Lányi, a Managing Associate in Kinstellar’s Budapest office, was elected on 7 April 2017 as a member of the Ethics Committee of the Hungarian Venture Capital Association (HVCA). Ákos has...

Kinstellar advises Trelleborg on the EUR 65 million sale of Czech compounding unit

April 2017 - Kinstellar has successfully advised Trelleborg, a world leader in engineered polymer solutions, on its latest divestment, the sale to Hexpol of Trelleborg Material Mixing Lesina s.r.o., a producer and supplier of polymer compounds. The...

Turkish Competition Authority publishes amendment to Communiqué on mergers & acquisitions

March 2017 - The Turkish Competition Authority has recently published a communiqué (number 2017/2) ("the Communiqué ") amending its "Communiqué On Mergers and Acquisitions Requiring the Approval of the Competition Board" (number 2010/4). The new...

Kinstellar advises Genesis Fund on the acquisition of a stake in POS Media Group, in the Czech Republic

March 2017 -  Kinstellar has successfully advised Genesis Private Equity Fund III, which has secured over CZK 2 billion (over EUR 74 million) for equity investments into SMEs, on its latest investment — the acquisition of a 47 per cent share in POS...