Deals & Cases

 
  • 13.04.2017
      Bank- und Finanzmarktrecht
    Gesellschaftsrecht | M&A
    Prozesse und Verfahren
    Wettbewerb | Regulierung
    Homburger advised Wolseley plc in connection with the combination of Tobler Haustechnik AG and Walter Meier AG
    On April 6, 2017, the two leading Swiss building technology companies, Tobler Haustechnik AG and Walter Meier AG, completed their combination to create a leading building technology company for Switzerland with a wide range for the wholesale of products, components and accessories and covering heating and cooling systems as well as the service business. Weiterlesen
  • 11.04.2017
      Bank- und Finanzmarktrecht
    Gesellschaftsrecht | M&A
    IP | IT
    Homburger advises New Access SA in the acquisition of the Ambit Private Banking business from FIS group
    On April 10, 2017, New Access SA ("New Access"), Geneva, Switzerland, a company controlled by the private equity fund BlackFin Capital Partners, announced that it signed an agreement to acquire FIS group's Ambit Private Banking business. Weiterlesen
  • 10.04.2017
      Bank- und Finanzmarktrecht
    Steuern
    Homburger advised UBS in the update of its Senior Debt Programme
    UBS updated its Senior Debt Programme ("Programme"), under which bail-inable (TLAC) notes may from time to time be issued that are fully and unconditionally guaranteed by UBS Group AG ("UBSG"). The update included a change in issuer under the Programme, from a Jersey SPV to a Swiss SPV (UBS Group Funding (Switzerland) AG) that qualifies as a "relevant group company" pursuant to art. 2bis of the Swiss Banking Act. Weiterlesen
  • 07.04.2017
      Bank- und Finanzmarktrecht
    Steuern
    Homburger advised Citigroup in EFG International's issuance of USD 400 m Tier 2 Notes
    On April 5, 2017, EFG International (Guernsey) Limited issued USD 400 m Tier 2 resettable subordinated Notes due 2027 guaranteed by EFG International AG. Weiterlesen
  • 05.04.2017
      Arbeitsrecht
    Gesellschaftsrecht | M&A
    Homburger advised Intel | McAfee in the separation of McAfee
    On April 3, 2017, Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC) announced that it had completed the separation of its cybersecurity brand McAfee. McAfee has been transformed into a standalone business in which Intel continues to hold 49%, whereas new investor TPG Capital holds 51% in the security provider. Weiterlesen
  • 04.04.2017
      Bank- und Finanzmarktrecht
    Gesellschaftsrecht | M&A
    Steuern
    Homburger advises WISeKey in the acquisition of the QuoVadis Group
    On April 4, 2017, WISeKey International Holding Ltd announced that it has completed its acquisition of 85% of the equity interest in Quovadis Holdings Ltd., the holding company of a cybersecurity group with operations in several jurisdictions, including Bermuda, Switzerland, Germany and the Netherlands, for a total consideration valued at USD 17.4 m. Weiterlesen
  • 03.04.2017
      Gesellschaftsrecht | M&A
    Homburger advised Bain Capital Private Equity in its transaction with Sealed Air Corporation
    Bain Capital Private Equity, a leading global private investment firm, announced on March 27, 2017 that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE: SEE) to acquire Sealed Air's Diversey Care division and the food hygiene and cleaning business within its Food Care division, for approximately USD 3.2 bn. Weiterlesen
  • 03.04.2017
      Bank- und Finanzmarktrecht
    Steuern
    Homburger advised Credit Suisse AG in the Mondelēz International, Inc. issuance of CHF 350 m FATCA-compliant Bonds
    Mondelēz International, Inc. announced the issuance of CHF 350 m FATCA-compliant Bonds. Credit Suisse AG acted as joint-lead manager together with Deutsche Bank AG London Branch, acting through Deutsche Bank AG Zurich Branch. Weiterlesen
  • 03.04.2017
      Bank- und Finanzmarktrecht
    Gesellschaftsrecht | M&A
    Steuern
    Homburger advised Temenos Group AG in the issuance of CHF 150 m Bonds
    Temenos Group AG issued CHF 150 m Bonds. Credit Suisse AG acted as lead manager together with BZ Bank Aktiengesellschaft. Weiterlesen
  • 31.03.2017
      Bank- und Finanzmarktrecht
    Gesellschaftsrecht | M&A
    Steuern
    Homburger advised Credit Suisse Group AG with the issuance of a USD CoCo and a CHF Write-down Bond
    On January 30, 2017, Credit Suisse Group AG issued USD 1,500,000,000 aggregate principal amount of 7.125 per cent. Perpetual Tier 1 Contingent Convertible Capital Notes (the Contingent Convertible Notes), followed by the issuance of CHF 200,000,000 3.875 per cent. Perpetual Tier 1 Contingent Write-down Capital Notes (the Write-down Notes) on March 20, 2017. Weiterlesen