Latham & Watkins LLP (JD Supra Israel)
Structuring Challenges in Leveraged Buyouts in Israel
How foreign private equity sponsors and their lenders are finding solutions to local law structuring issues - Leveraged finance acquisitions have existed in the Israeli market for many years. However, for a variety of reasons, the financings of these transactions have faced structuring challenges mainly in relation to the credit support granted by the target group. Many...
Israel’s Anti-Concentration Law Presents Unique PE Opportunity
In December 2013, Israel introduced new legislation — the Law for the Promotion of Competition and Reduction of Concentration — designed to break the dominance of large corporations and strengthen competition in the country’s economy. This “anti-concentration law” will soon come into effect, heralding a huge shake-up in the country.