In 2016, LCL confirmed its leadership position for mid-cap LBO financing
For the fourth fiscal year in a row, LCL is leading the pack in bank finance below €100 million, with 60 submissions totalling €471 million completed this year (source: Private Equity Magazine***). LCL arranged a number of fine LBOs* such as IMV, Brétèche and Vignal, as well as taking part in many deals with small-cap and regional funds. LCL also led 7 deals for over €100 million in debt, with a total of over €200 million outstanding retained.
* Leverage Buy Out
** Mid-caps: Debt LBOs below €100 million
*** Source: Private Equity Magazine French domestic market ranking at 31 December 2016