Iberian Market - January 2020

January 2020
Iberian Market - January 2020
Pages: 54
Format: .PDF
Report available in: English


According to Transactional Track Record's monthly M&A Report, Spain's mergers and acquisitions market closed January 2020 with 134 transactions and a moved capital of EUR 3.78bn. The report also provides a complete analysis about the most prominent transactions of the cross-border segment, as well as the market's most active sectors, which shows Real Estate remains as the sector with the highest number of deals, with 134 transactions. Meanwhile, both the Private Equity and Venture Capital segments registered a downturn regarding both number of deals and moved capital, comparing with the previous year. The league tables in the last pages of the report reflect the activity of the legal and financial advisors, based on transactions announced in 2020.


According to Transactional Track Record's January M&A Report, 2020 begins with a 34.62% decrease in the number of transactions, compared with January 2019. The same type of analysis is available on the pages allocated to Private Equity and to Venture Capital, which show 2020 starts with little dynamism, along with figures of the sectors that attracted more investments. Meanwhile, the section dedicated to the cross-border segment presents the most appealing sectors for foreign capital, as well as the country of origin of those investments. 



Hermes Infrastructure closes acquisition of 74% of six shadow toll concessions in Spain from ACS

Advisors of the deal:

Financial Advisory:

  • BBVA Corporate & Investment Banking

Legal Advisory:

  • CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo
  • PwC Tax & Legal España
  • Ashurst España

Due Diligence:

  • PwC Tax & Legal España
  • PwC España



Cellnex Telecom acquires OMTEL

Advisors of the deal:

Financial Advisors:

  • PwC Portugal
  • Santander Corporate Investment Banking (SCIB)
  • Lazard (Global)

Legal Advisors:

  • VdA - Vieira de Almeida
  • SRS Advogados
  • Gómez-Acebo & Pombo España (Global)
  • Gómez-Acebo & Pombo Portugal
  • Linklaters Portugal
  • Linklaters UK
  • Uría Menéndez - Proença de Carvalho


  • Arthur D. Little (Global)