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CMS has advised MEAG, a German renewable industry investor, on its acquisition of a 21 MW wind farm project located in Zary, in Western Poland, from Sweden's OX2 Wind International AB. The sellers were advised by Solivan and Studnicki, Pleszka, Cwiakalski, Gorski.

Greenberg Traurig has advised Union Investment on a preliminary agreement to acquire planned hotel properties in Katowice (the Hotel Mercure) and Krakow (the Hotel Ibis Styles) from UBM Development. Linklaters reportedly advised UBM Development on the transaction, which is valued at approximately EUR 86 million.

The Polish office of the multi-national CEE Attorneys alliance has left the network and now operates under a new brand: Decisive Worldwide Szmigiel Papros Gregorczyk.

Norton Rose Fulbright has advised the banks on financing provided to Vectra S.A. for its acquisition of Multimedia Polska S.A. Vectra was advised by Rymarz Zdort, while Multimedia Polska was advised by Allen & Overy. Multimedia Polska's creditors were advised by Greenberg Traurig.

Eversheds Sutherland Wierzbowski has advised IGT Global Services on the sale of 100% of the shares of BillBird to Centrum Rozliczen Elektronicznych Polskie ePlatnosci. Wiercinski, Kwiecinski, Baehr advised the buyers on the deal, which was finalized on November 25, 2019.

Eversheds Sutherland Wierzbowski is advising the Polish Ministry of Finance and Polish Financial Supervision Authority on a project titled "On the Road to Financial Inclusion and Innovation," which is designed to establish a legal and technological framework for developing the FinTech and SupTech sector in Poland. The project also involves, among others, the EBRD.

Clifford Chance has advised INEA, an open-access fiber-optic network operator in Poland, on additional financing of over PLN 400 million procured from a consortium of Bank Pekao S.A., Credit Agricole Bank Polska S.A., Credit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, EBRD, ING Bank Slaski S.A., PKO BP S.A., BNP Paribas Bank Polska S.A., and PZU Fizan BIS 1. White & Case advised the lenders on the deal.

Dentons and Kirkland & Ellis have represented GIC, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, on the acquisition of the Maximus logistics real estate portfolio from funds managed by Apollo Global Management, a US-based private equity firm. Noerr advised the sellers on the transaction, which was signed in December 2019 and closed on January 31, 2020, and which was valued at approximately EUR 950 million.

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