Tuesday 11, July 2017 by Georgina Enzer

Alpen Capital advises BION Group on Mezzanine financing

Alpen Capital, Dubai has successfully advised the UAE based BION Group in raising Mezzanine Capital from Gulf Islamic Investments (GII) by way of convertible preference shares issued through the Group’s Holding Company in an offshore jurisdiction, to support the Bion Group’s growth and expansion plans.

This transaction marks a significant milestone as it represents Alpen Capital’s first mezzanine financing transaction by way of a preferred convertible structure. This transaction further strengthens our credentials as well as our track record of arranging financing under innovative structures to suit the requirements of our clients.

About the BION Group: BION Group. a UAE based Group operating from its premises in Dubai Industrial City is engaged in business operations covering transportation and trailer manufacturing. The Group has businesses under two primary verticals, namely Tarwada Cargo Transport by Heavy Trucks LLC, a heavy transport solutions provider with a fleet of over 165 trucks and Bion Industrial LLC, a manufacturer of light weight tippers and trailers.

About Alpen Capital: Alpen Capital is a leading investment banking advisory firm which offers a full range of advisory services in the areas of M & A, Debt, Equity and Capital markets With local know-how and regional expertise, Alpen Capital has executed transactions of the some of the largest business conglomerates in the GCC and South Asia. We have offices in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Doha, Muscat and India. Alpen Capital also brings out Industry research on various sectors in the GCC.

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