Wyevale Garden Centres in £111m recommended offer for Country Gardens. Theodore Goddard represented Wyevale (Simon Griffiths, Michael Black). Country Gardens advised by Berwin Leighton.
This joint venture with British Land marks a new departure for WestLB in the UK property market. The German bank is used to making loans into property companies, but this is its first experience of taking on equity as well as debt risk. The joint venture was funded by a £265m loan from West LB […]