Aurel-BGC, French investment company owned 100% by the American group, BGC Partners, a world leader in financial services, has purchased 100% of Ginalfi Finance, a Paris-based broker specialized in money and bonds markets.
This transaction falls within the diversification approach of Aurel-BGC of its various businesses.
August & Debouzy, advising the purchaser Aurel BGC, conducted a legal audit of Ginalfi Finance, and participated in the negotiation, drafting and signing of the contractual agreements of this transaction. The team, headed by Valéry Denoix de Saint Marc (Partner), assisted by Christopher Allen (Senior Associate) and Aude Comets (Associate), was involved on the Corporate side of the transaction. Eric Manca and Marie-Hélène Bensadoun (Partners), Marie-Maud Vinot (Counsel), and Nathalie Lengaigne (Senior Associate) were involved in the Labor law aspects, while Philippe Lorentz (Partner) and Leslie Bensousan (Senior Associate) were dealing with the Tax aspects.