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Private equity investor agrees £25m settlement of Pensions Regulator claim

09 Mar 2021
HIG Group recently agreed a settlement with The Pensions Regulator (tPR) following a challenge to its 2011 pre-pack administration of Silentnight, the UK bed manufacturer. TPR's case was that HIG acquired the employers' bank debt and used its position as lender to bring about the unnecessary insolvency of the employers, then taking steps to buy the employers' business at an undervalue as part of the administration process that followed.
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WBD advises Puma Private Equity on investment into Tictrac

05 Jun 2020
Womble Bond Dickinson (WBD) has advised Puma Private Equity which led a £6 million equity investment into Tictrac, a leading health engagement company. The corporate team was led by Partner Leon Miller, Managing Associate Alex Fergus and South African qualified lawyer Alice Millar who advised on the transaction.