Recent Transactions

Murray & Co has been selective regarding the clients it chooses to work with. Our clients include blue chip New Zealand corporates, offshore companies, other commercial entities, central government agencies and local governments.

Examples of our recent work include:

Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Vega

    Sale of Vega to Carmanah Technologies

  • Gordon Handy Machinery

    Sale of Gordon Handy Machinery to Drummond & Etheridge

  • Spark

    Advisor to Spark on acquisition of Ubiquity

  • PrimePort Timaru

    Sale of strategic stake in PrimePort

  • City Care

    Proposed sale of City Care

  • Dairy Holdings Limited

    Sale of majority stake in NZ's largest corporate dairy farmer

  • Diners Club

    Sale of Diners Club New Zealand to The Warehouse

  • SPBL

    Sale of 6,000ha of forest estate to Matariki Forests

  • FMR Risk

    Sale of FMR to Wesfarmers / Crombie Lockwood

  • Marlborough Lines

    Corporate Advisor to bidder in proposed partial takeover

  • Christ's College

    Corporate Advisor to Christ's College and divestment of property portfolio

  • Sealord

    Sale of Sealord's marine farm assets to Sanford

  • PGG Wrightson

    Valuation advice regarding potential investment into Silver Fern Farms

  • Blackcurrant

    Advisor in proposed merger of industry participants

  • Southland District Council

    Assessment of offer for Regional Council's forestry assets

  • Maheno Farms Limited

    Proposed sale of large scale corporate dairy farming operation

  • Postie

    Sale of Babycity subsidiary for Postie Plus

  • GPG

    Sale of GPG's stake in Turner's Auctions

  • Nutritek

    Acquisition of residual 18% shareholding in NZ Daries Ltd

Capital Raising

  • Hunter Downs Irrigation

    Corporate Advisor to large-scale regional irrigation project

  • Marisco

    Structural capital raising for Marisco

  • Central Plains Water

    Corporate Advisor to large scale regional irrigation project

  • Miraka

    Capital Raising for independent dairy company

  • University of Canterbury

    Joint Lead Manager for $50m bond issue

  • Housing NZ

    Corporate Advisor to Crown Corporation on funding structures

  • Lignor

    Corporate Advisor for proposed A$180m senior non-recourse project debt

  • NZDL

    Corprate Advisor in relation to working capital facility for dairy company

  • Marlborough District Council

    Due diligence on a potential funding partner for property development

  • CIAL

    Assessment of alternative debt funding options

Corporate Advisory

  • Cropmark Seeds

    Corporate Advisor to specialist seed company

  • Fairfax NZ

    Corporate Advisor to media business

  • Ravensdown

    Corporate Advisor to fertiliser co-operative

  • Spark

    Corporate Advisor to telecommunications company

  • Jade Software

    Corporate Advisor to software company

  • Tait

    Corporate Advisor to communications company

  • Mainpower

    Corporate Advisor to electricity lines company

  • CRT

    Corporate Advisor to rural services Co-operative

  • Ngai Tahu

    Corporate Advisor to Iwi Group

  • CCDU

    Corporate Advisor to Government department regarding Christchurch Rebuild

  • Tarras Water

    Corporate Advisor to Irrigation Scheme

  • Westland Milk Products

    Corporate Advisor to milk processing co-operative

  • Doug Hood

    Corporate Advisor to diversified primary industry participant

  • CCHL

    Corporate Advisor to infrastructure owner

  • Hilton Haulage

    Corporate Advisor to transport and storage company

  • Snap

    Corporate Advisor to internet services provider

  • Midlands Seed

    Corporate Advisor to specialised seed company

  • Farmside

    Corporate Advisor torural broadband provider

  • Scales

    Corporate Advisor to diversified agribusiness conglomerate

  • Rata Foundation

    Corporate Advisor to leading Community Trust

  • Mainpower Trust

    Corporate Advisor to infrastructure ownership trust