Capital and Debt


International Network

EPIC Affiliation

Bucharest Partners is the exclusive member in Romania of EPIC – Vienna, the leading regional investment banking network, represented in 16 countries and employing more that 200 people.

Numerous awards confirm EPIC’s top position in the advisory business, in portfolio investment and as manager and investor. In 2005, EPIC received the special EuroMarket Award for its “Consistent Contribution to Economies in Transition in CEE and CIS from 1995 – 2005”. EPIC was also the first company to be awarded “Best M&A; Advisory House for Central and Eastern Europe” in 2002, 2003 and 2004 consecutively by the European Market Research Center. From 1993 – 1999 EPIC consistently held top positions on Privatization International’s Annual League Tables, competing against large, well-established banking and consulting groups. The successful development of EPIC is largely due to its strong offices in many Central and South-East European countries, Turkey and CIS, employing staff with necessary local knowledge and approach.

Bucharest Partners and EPIC are involved in cross-border transactions in energy, waste to energy, natural resources, telecom and are continuously sharing know-how, networking and execution capabiities, thus ensuring a wide acces to local and international markets and investors

Telecommunication

EPIC’s projects in the Telecommunication and IT industry are as diverse and dynamic as the industry itself. In more than 80 transactions EPIC’s dedicated specialists have proven the depth and range of their expertise, advising many of the large European market players.

Energy

EPIC’s involvement in energy sector advisory projects covers the power generation and distribution segments as well as the complete gas sector value chain of transmission, storage and distribution. EPIC offers services for privatization, joint ventures and investments and structuring of the related complex financial transactions.

Financial Institutions

In 2004 EPIC consolidated its team advising on Financial Institutions transactions to better serve its clients in banking, insurance and other financial services, as a single source of both strategic and financial advisory.

Cement and Construction

EPIC has an outstanding track record in the cement and construction industries, with clients from the sectors of cement, aggregates, roofing, civil engineering and full range turn-key providers.

Brewing

EPIC was involved in major brewing privatization transactions in Hungary, Croatia and the Czech Republic.

Water, Heat, Waste

Rapidly developing sector in which EPIC is involved in sale and acquisition of municipal stakes in the Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Poland and Hungary.