Slaughter and May is advising GE - potential sale of Equipment Finance and Receivable Finance businesses in Germany and France

A joint team of Slaughter and May, Bredin Prat and Hengeler Mueller lawyers is advising GE on the potential sale of its Equipment Finance and Receivable Finance businesses in France and Germany to Banque Fédérative du Crédit Mutuel (BFCM), representing ending net investment (ENI) of approximately US$7.5 billion / EUR 6.6 billion.

The proposed transaction will be submitted to the relevant works councils for their information and consultation. The completion of the transaction would also be subject to customary regulatory and antitrust approvals.

Bredin Prat: Corporate: Kate Romain (partner), Olivier Assant (partner)

Hengeler Mueller: Corporate: Wolfgang Meyer-Sparenberg (partner), Maximilian Schiessl (partner)

Michael Corbett Partner
Mike Lane Partner
Emma Game Senior Counsel
Sarah Osprey Associate
John Nevin Partner
Oliver Moir Partner
Rob Sumroy Partner
Duncan Blaikie Partner
Emma Haywood Associate
Claire Jeffs Partner
Charles Cameron Partner