ALPHA & EUROBANK TO MERGE
31 Aug, 2011
Alpha Bank and Eurobank to Merge
Skadden is representing Greece’s Alpha Bank as international counsel in its merger with Eurobank EFG, which was announced on August 29.
Greek co-counsel on the deal is Karamanolis & Associates. This transaction will create the largest bank in Greece with total assets reported at $212 billion.
In addition, Linklaters is representing Eurobank on the deal, which, according to The Lawyer, is expected to be completed by mid-December.