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Matthew Peters

T: +44 20 7809 2254 M: +44 7568 111 411 Email Matthew | Vcard Office: London

Matthew Peters Associate

Contact details

Matthew Peters

Matthew Peters
Associate

T: +44 20 7809 2254 M: +44 7568 111 411 Email Matthew | Vcard Office: London

Matthew is an associate in the corporate finance team, specialising in international and domestic mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, IPOs and secondary fundraisings and corporate restructurings and reorganisations and a range of other corporate transactions, advising both publicly listed and private clients.
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Matthew has advised a variety of UK and international clients, ranging from large multinationals and investment and pension funds to smaller private limited and VC companies. He advises across a number of business sectors including real estate, financial services, energy and natural resources, technology and consumer, but with a particular focus on real estate, financial services and energy and natural resources.

Matthew obtained his law degree (MA) from Oxford University, and was called to the Bar in 2008.

  • Public and private M&A
  • Joint ventures
  • Equity capital markets
  • Private equity and venture capital

Tristan Capital Partners

Advising on its £250 million acquisition of Brockton Capital's nine-strong retail park portfolio.

incadea

Advising on a £121 million recommended cash offer of its entire issued share capital from Dealertrack technologies.

Charles Stanley Group PLC

Advising on the sale of Charles Stanley Securities to Panmure Gordon, the management buyout of Charles Stanley's employee benefits advisory business and the sale of EBS Management PLC (a Self-invested and Self-Administered Pensions Plan Provider) to Embark Group Limited.

Offshore pension fund

Advising on its £15 million corporate acquisition of a UK property portfolio.

Leading independent property asset and fund manager

Advising on the acquisition on the entire unit capital of a £15 million Jersey Property Unit Trust ("JPUT"), together with the appointment of the incoming trustees to the JPUT.

More: Public and private M&A

Singapore Technologies Telemedia Pte Ltd

Advising a Singapore-based global investor on a strategic 49% investment in Virtus Data Centres, the UK's fastest growing data centre provider, from its existing 100% owner, Brockton Capital.

VC investment

Advising on a £16 million VC investment into an emerging clean energy technology company.

An angel investor

Advising on its investment into and joint venture arrangement with the shareholders of a tech startup, specialising in online tutoring software.

More: Joint ventures

Crawshaw Group Plc

Advising on its circa £12 million fundraising by way of subscription and issue of warrants.

Cenkos Securities

Advising Cenkos Securities in its capacity as nominated advisor on Irish oil and gas company Providence Resources plc's previous 2 rounds of fundraising (which raised $98 million in aggregate, each by way of placing and open offer).

Patagonia Gold plc

Advising an Argentinian mining company on its latest two rounds of fundraising (each by way of subscription and open offer), which raised $24 million in aggregate.

AFC

Advising on its US$5 million investment in Ncondezi Energy Limited by way of a cash box placing.

More: Equity capital markets

Singapore Technologies Telemedia Pte Ltd

Advising a Singapore-based global investor on a strategic 49% investment in Virtus Data Centres, the UK's fastest growing data centre provider, from its existing 100% owner, Brockton Capital.

VC investment

Advising on a £16 million VC investment into an emerging clean energy technology company.

Charles Stanley

Advising on the management buyout of its employee benefits advisory business, Charles Stanley Financial Solutions.

More: Private equity and venture capital

  • Real estate investors and developers
  • Funds and financial services
  • Energy and natural resources

Tristan Capital Partners

Advising on its £250 million acquisition of Brockton Capital's nine-strong retail park portfolio.

Singapore Technologies Telemedia Pte Ltd

Advising a Singapore-based global investor on a strategic 49% investment in Virtus Data Centres, the UK's fastest growing data centre provider, from its existing 100% owner, Brockton Capital.

UK-based property development group with a very large real estate asset portfolio

Advising on the planning and implementation of its fundamental corporate reorganisation and demerger.

Offshore pension fund

Advising on its £15 million corporate acquisition of a UK property portfolio.

A leading independent property asset and fund manager

Advising on the acquisition on the entire unit capital of a £15 million Jersey Property UNIT Trust ("JPUT"), together with the appointment of the incoming trustees to the JPUT.

More: Real estate investors and developers

Charles Stanley Group PLC

Advising on the sale of Charles Stanley Securities to Panmure Gordon.

Charles Stanley Group PLC

Advising on the management buyout of Charles Stanley's employee benefits advisory business, Charles Stanley Financial Solutions.

Charles Stanley Group PLC

Advising on the sale of EBS Management PLC (a Self-invested and Self-Administered Pensions Plan Provider) to Embark Group Limited.

More: Funds and financial services

Cenkos Securities

Advising Cenkos Securities in its capacity as nominated advisor on Irish oil and gas company Providence Resources plc's previous 2 rounds of fundraising (which raised $98 million in aggregate, each by way of placing and open offer).

Patagonia Gold plc

Advising an Argentinian mining company on its latest two rounds of fundraising (each by way of subscription and open offer), which raised $24 million in aggregate.

AFC

Advising on its US$5 million investment in Ncondezi Energy Limited by way of a cash box placing.

VC investment

Advising on a £16 million VC investment into an emerging clean energy technology company.

More: Energy and natural resources

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