Roschier represented Pareto Securities AB in the acquisition of a Finnish real estate portfolio consisting of 123 grocery store and daily-goods properties from funds managed by Oy Sirius Capital Partners Ab. The portfolio includes a gross lettable area of approx. 437,857 square meters.
The newly established acquiring company Cibus Nordic Real Estate AB was listed on NASDAQ First North Stockholm on 9 March 2018, being the only listed real estate company in the Nordics covering solely the daily goods sector. The acquisition was financed by proceeds from the issuance of shares of approximately EUR 311 million and the issuance of senior unsecured bonds of approximately EUR 135 million. The transaction included one of the largest sole IPOs ever conducted in Sweden and was one of the largest real estate transactions of all the times in Finland.
The Roschier core advising team in Stockholm and Helsinki consisted of Marcus Hedén, Mika Alanko, Johan Häger, Jennifer Terry, Frida Lantoft, Adrian Hallström, Victor Schander, Robert Utter, Mikko Saarve, Alisa Muraja, Jannika Harries and Michelle Merlich.