Deals & Cases

 
  • 16.01.2018
      Gesellschaftsrecht | M&A
    Steuern
    Homburger advised the joint book-running managers in connection with the subsequent public offering of CRISPR Therapeutics AG
    On January 4, 2018, CRISPR Therapeutics AG, a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing transformative gene-based medicines for serious diseases, and Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC., Piper Jaffray & Co. and Barclays Capital Inc. signed an underwriting agreement with respect to the subsequent public offering of 5,000,000 shares at a price of USD 22.75 per share, before underwriting discounts. Weiterlesen
  • 11.01.2018
      Bank- und Finanzmarktrecht
    Gesellschaftsrecht | M&A
    Steuern
    Wettbewerb | Regulierung
    Homburger advised China National Chemical Corporation on its acquisition of Syngenta
    On January 10, 2018, China National Chemical Corporation completed its acquisition of the Swiss agrochemical and seeds company Syngenta AG (SIX: SYNN), with the settlement of the squeeze-out of Syngenta's remaining public shareholders. Weiterlesen
  • 27.12.2017
      Gesellschaftsrecht | M&A
    Homburger advises Constantin Medien AG in relation to the public takeover bid by Highlight Communications AG
    On December 22, 2017, the Management Board and the Supervisory Board of Constantin Medien AG, Germany, announced in a joint statement that they recommend to the shareholders of Constantin the acceptance of the offer by Highlight Communications AG, Switzerland, and Studhalter Investment AG, Switzerland. Weiterlesen
  • 21.12.2017
      Gesellschaftsrecht | M&A
    Homburger advises Crown Holdings in the acquisition of the Signode Group
    On December 19, 2017, Crown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CCK) announced that it has reached an agreement with The Carlyle Group, a global alternative asset manager with USD 174 bn of assets under management as of September 30, 2017, to acquire Signode Industrial Group Holdings (Bermuda) Ltd. (Signode) for a total cash consideration valued at USD 3.91 bn. Weiterlesen
  • 06.12.2017
      Bank- und Finanzmarktrecht
    Gesellschaftsrecht | M&A
    Steuern
    Homburger advised MTH Retail Group Holding GmbH in the acquisition of OWiba Group
    On October 16, 2017, MTH Retail Group Holding GmbH announced that it had reached an agreement with Migros-Genossenschafts-Bund to acquire OWiba Group, which is a leading retailer for office supplies and office furniture in Switzerland and operates 24 stores in Switzerland with approximately 400 employees. The closing of the acquisition occurred on December 1, 2017. Weiterlesen
  • 04.12.2017
      Gesellschaftsrecht | M&A
    Steuern
    Homburger advised Sensirion Automotive Solutions AG in the acquisition of the automotive business of Auto Industrial Co. Ltd.
    On September 19, 2017, Sensirion Automotive Solutions AG announced that it had acquired the automotive business of Auto Industrial Co. Ltd., a provider of automotive sensor modules. Weiterlesen
  • 30.11.2017
      Bank- und Finanzmarktrecht
    Steuern
    Homburger advised St.Galler Kantonalbank AG on its issuance of CHF 100 m Additional Tier 1 Notes and CHF 100 m Tier 2 Notes
    On November 16, 2017 St.Galler Kantonalbank AG (SGKB) launched, and on November 30, 2017 successfully completed, the issuance of CHF 100 m 1.70 per cent. Perpetual Additional Tier 1 Notes and CHF 100 m 1.00 per cent. Tier 2 Notes due 2027. Weiterlesen
  • 22.11.2017
      Bank- und Finanzmarktrecht
    Gesellschaftsrecht | M&A
    Steuern
    Homburger advised Dufry AG in the refinancing of its main bank facilities
    On November 3, 2017, the Dufry group concluded the refinancing of its main bank credit facilities of CHF 3.4 bn. The refinancing of the bank credit facilities concluded the restructuring of Dufry's financing structure, including the issuance of the EUR 800 m Senior Notes on October 24, 2017. Weiterlesen
  • 22.11.2017
      Gesellschaftsrecht | M&A
    Steuern
    Homburger advises Bühler Holding AG in the sale of 80% of its interest in Polymetrix
    On November 15, 2017, Bühler Holding AG, Uzwil, Switzerland, announced that it has agreed with Beijing Sanlian Hope Shin-gosen Technical Service Co. on the sale of 80% of Polymetrix, a Swiss company focused on the PET industry. Weiterlesen
  • 10.11.2017
      Bank- und Finanzmarktrecht
    Gesellschaftsrecht | M&A
    Steuern
    Homburger advised Evolva Holding SA on its CHF 86 m rights offering and private placement
    On November 8, 2017, Evolva Holding SA, a SIX Swiss Exchange listed company, announced the successful completion of its CHF 86 m rights offering and private placement. Weiterlesen