Ashurst advises Jefferies International Limited on £626M takeover of Alpha FMC by Actium

    Global law firm Ashurst is advising Jefferies International Limited on a £626 million takeover of Alpha Financial Markets Consulting plc by Actium Bidco (UK) Limited, an indirect subsidiary of certain funds managed by Bridgepoint Advisers Limited.

    Alpha FMC is a leading global consultancy to the financial services industry, headquartered in the UK and quoted on AIM, while Bridgepoint is one of the world's leading quoted private asset growth investors, specialising in private equity, private credit and, following the ECP transaction, infrastructure.

    Ashurst is advising Jefferies as lead financial adviser to Bridgepoint and Bidco.

    The Ashurst team is being led by partner James Fletcher, assisted by senior associate Maria McAlister, and associates Gareth Mair, Millie Gibbs and Roshni Mehra.