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Industrials

Delivering capital to fund growth in aerospace and defence

Financing to support the $US135 million acquisition of Dunlop Aircraft Tyres.

Sector Industrials
Sub-sector Aerospace
Location  United States

Opportunity

Liberty Hall, a private equity firm focused exclusively on investments in the global aerospace and defence industry, was in the final stages of acquiring Dunlop Aircraft Tyres - a leading global designer, manufacturer and retreader of aircraft tyres - when a short-term financing requirement arose.


Approach

Macquarie advised on the transaction and used our balance sheet to create a bespoke financing solution.

Outcome

$US135 million

acquisition of Dunlop Aircraft Tyres

Tailored financing solution

with valuable flexibility allowed Liberty Hall to quickly and effectively realize a successful outcome