It’s thanksgiving and we are truly thankful this year for all the positive things that came upon during this challenging year. A strong economy and market are among the things we should be grateful for, with another week of firsts and significant transactions!

In a large transaction in the cyber sector Germany’s Schwarz Group buys Israeli XM Cyber for USD 700M. H-F & Co.  acts for XM and Lipa Meir & Co. acts for the lead investors.

Teva, represented by Tulchinsky, Marciano, Cohen, Levitski & Co., becomes first pharma company that has offered bonds linked to sustainability targets – in first of a kind transaction and the largest issuance of SLB bonds to date.

Shibolet & Co. acts for Camtek on a USD 200 million in private notes offering. KAMADA’s latest acquisition, represented by Naschitz, Brandes, Amir, positions the company as a global leader. Mayer Brown represented the seller.

Taylor Wessing and Gornitzky write about a new tax treaty avoid double taxation, in light of the one year anniversary of the Abraham Accords. OurCrowd becomes first Israeli VC fund to operate in UAE and other tech related news, Israel to build first tech park for Arab sector in Nazareth. Israel and Jordan signed their largest-ever cooperation water-for-energy deal and IAM Announces Global Leaders 2022 – Israel, with the inclusion of 18 Israeli lawyers from 15 law firms.

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