Legal Business

Deal watch: Corporate activity in November 2015

FRESHFIELDS AND LATHAM ADVISE ON BARCLAYS SPIN OFF

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Latham & Watkins have acted on the spin-off of Barclays’ natural resources private equity arm in a management buyout. Barclays Natural Resources Investments was purchased by its managers after being placed into Barclays’ non-core asset pile following a restructuring last year. Freshfields acted for Barclays, while Latham advised management.