Kelley Drye Represents Investec in $100M Acquisition of Midwest Grain Processors
August 1, 2006
Kelley Drye represented Investec Bank (Australia) Ltd in its proposed acquisition of a controlling interest in Midwest Grain Processors, LLC. The Federal Trade Commission gave antitrust approval to Investec Bank (Australia) Ltd to go forward with its acquisition of a controlling interest in Midwest Grain Processors, LLC, which recently closed. Investec Bank (Australia) Ltd is a financial services company, while Midwest Grain Processors, LLC uses fields of corn to produce clean-burning ethanol, providing an important market for farmers in Iowa and Michigan and helping to meet the growing demand for environmentally-friendly fuel and fuel additives.