Legal Business

Deal watch: Corporate activity in May 2015

SLAUGHTERS AND LINKS ACT ON SANTANDER AND UNICREDIT’S ASSET MANAGEMENT TIE-UP

Slaughter and May, best-friend firm Uría Menéndez and Davis Polk & Wardwell in the US were instructed by Santander as it combined its asset management arm with Linklaters’ client UniCredit’s Pioneer Investments. The deal created one of Europe’s biggest asset managers, with €350bn under management.