ÜNLÜ & Co has won 2 awards for its success with Antalya Airport deal in The Global M&A Atlas Awards
ÜNLÜ & Co, has been awarded with “Emerging Markets M&A Deal” by The Global M&A Atlas Awards for its success in advising IC Group, on the transfer of its existing shares in Antalya Airport to TAV Airport Holding. Chairman and CEO of ÜNLÜ & Co Mr. Mahmut L. Ünlü, with his 23 years of distinguished performance, is also honored with “Emerging Markets Leadership Achievement Award” at the same ceremony.
ÜNLÜ & Co, Turkey's leading investment services and asset management group, continues to win both national and international awards with its successful M&A deals. ÜNLÜ & Co has won 2 global awards in The Global M&A Atlas Awards organized by the Global M&A Network.
ÜNLÜ & Co, acting as the advisor to IC Group on the transfer of its existing shares in Antalya Airport to TAV Airport Holding has been granted an award in the "Emerging Markets M&A Deal" category and Mahmut L. Ünlü, Chairman and CEO of ÜNLÜ & Co, was honored as “Emerging Markets Leadership Achievement Award”.
Advised by ÜNLÜ & Co in February 2018, IC Holding transferred 49% of its shares in Antalya Airport, Turkey’s second largest airport, to TAV Airport Holding. This transaction is one of the leading transactions in airport sector in recent years.
At the Awards Ceremony held in New York on March 26, 2019, Mahmut L. Ünlü, Chairman & CEO, stated that "Since the beginning, we endeavor to increase our support to the Turkish capital markets and therefore to the economy with the mission of being Turkey's 'ambassador for the recognition for both Turkey and Turkish companies into Turkey. We have channeled 12 billion dollars to Turkey since 1996. I am very glad to be recognized with this award both personally and on behalf of ÜNLÜ & Co. This award, which I have received as the Chairman & CEO of the leading corporate finance and advisory services group in Turkey serving both local and international institutions, is a result of our successful work as a team. We had a running start to 2018 and anticipate the M&A market will even further improve in the second half of the year after the election process.”
About ÜNLÜ & Co:
Established as an independent financial advisory firm in 1996, ÜNLÜ & Co, is now Turkey’s leading investment services and asset management group.
ÜNLÜ & Co, Turkey’s market leader in mergers and acquisitions, strategic partnerships, primary and secondary public offerings and block sales, also provides debt markets advisory services to its corporate clients. The Group also offers tailor-made investment propositions and a wide range of investment solutions to individual investors through its DAHA Investment Advisory and Brokerage Services platform.
On the Asset Management Services front, the Group advises or manages mutual fund, alternative asset funds and non-performing loan portfolios.
ÜNLÜ & Co is headquartered in Istanbul with offices in New York, Singapore and London and employs over 350 people.
ÜNLÜ & Co in Figures:
- Over USD 9,6 billion with 56 M&A transactions closed since 2010. (Source: Mergermarket)
- 31 transactions in public offerings, private placement and block sales and a trade volume of USD 3 billion since 2010; leadership in the market with a 30% market share in stock placements since 2010 excluding privatizations and intra-group transactions. (Source: Bloomberg)
- 17 debt instruments under written since 2013.(Total volume equals TRY 1.7 billion) (Source: Borsa Istanbul)