Freshfields and Addleshaw Goddard lead on £908m gambling company deal

Firms take top roles as AIM-listed GVC Holdings offers to buy Gibraltar-based gaming company bwin

Addleshaw Goddard and Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer have won the lead manadates on gambling company GVC Holdings’ bid to buy bwin.party digital entertainment in a £908m cash and stock deal.

Freshfields is acting for bwin with a team led by London M&A co-head Piers Prichard Jones and London corporate partner Chris Mort.

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