Deals & Cases

 
  • 17.03.2017
      Financial Services
    Tax
    Homburger advises Roche Holding Ltd on the issuance of CHF 1,500,000,000 Bonds
    Roche Kapitalmarkt AG issued CHF 1,500,000,000 Bonds gua-ranteed by Roche Holding Ltd. Read more
  • 09.03.2017
      Corporate | M&A
    Real Estate
    Tax
    Homburger advises IKEA Centres in its divesture of 25 European shopping centres to Pradera
    In a EUR 900 million transaction, Pradera acquires 25 shopping centres from IKEA Centres. Read more
  • 07.03.2017
      Competition | Regulatory
    Corporate | M&A
    Employment Law
    Tax
    Homburger advises General Motors Co. in the sale of Opel|Vauxhall to PSA Group
    On March 6, 2017, the US carmaker General Motors Co. (GM; NYSE:GM, TSX:GMM) announced an agreement under which GM's Opel|Vauxhall subsidiary and GM Financial's European operations will join the French PSA Group (PSA; Paris:UG). Read more
  • 06.03.2017
      Financial Services
    Tax
    Homburger advised Credit Suisse in sale and transfer of risks and returns of a portfolio of income producing mortgage loans to the newly launched "Swiss Mortgage Fund I"
    On February 8, 2017, Credit Suisse launched a new mortgage fund "Swiss Mortgage Fund I" (the Fund) which is authorised by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority FINMA and managed by independent asset manager Tavis Capital AG (Tavis). Read more
  • 01.03.2017
      Corporate | M&A
    Financial Services
    Tax
    Homburger advised UBS AG in the sale of its fund services in Switzerland and Luxembourg to Northern Trust Corporation, USA
    On February 19, 2017, UBS AG signed an agreement with Northern Trust Cooperation for the sale of the UBS fund services business in Luxemburg and Switzerland. Read more
  • 01.03.2017
      Corporate | M&A
    IP | IT
    Homburger advised ABB Asea Brown Boveri Ltd in the divestment of ABB Group's global high-voltage cable system business to NKT Cables
    ABB signed an agreement with NKT Cables for the sale of ABB Group's global high-voltage cable system business with a total enterprise value of EUR 836 m. Read more
  • 28.02.2017
      Corporate | M&A
    Financial Services
    Homburger advised WISeKey in obtaining an acquisition line of credit
    WISeKey International Holding Ltd ("WISeKey") (SIX: WIHN) announced that it has obtained a USD 16.4 m secured line of credit facility (the "Credit Facility") for acquisition financing with maturity up to 18 months from ExWorks Capital, a U.S. private debt fund specializing in inter-national trade and working capital financing. Read more
  • 21.02.2017
      Corporate | M&A
    Tax
    Homburger advised Co-Founders in the sale of LUZ, Inc., San Francisco, to RWS Holdings Plc
    On February 17, 2017, the co-founders of LUZ, Inc. (LUZ), a leading language service provider for the life sciences industry, completed the sale of 100% of LUZ to RWS Holdings Plc. Read more
  • 17.02.2017
      Competition | Regulatory
    Financial Services
    Tax
    Homburger advised UBS Switzerland AG in the establishment of its mortgage financing disintermediation platform UBS Atrium
    UBS Switzerland AG (UBS) has established a mortgage financing disintermediation platform which brings together institutional investors such as pension funds seeking to invest in mortgages on incoming producing real estate and borrowers seeking to finance such objects. Read more
  • 14.02.2017
      Corporate | M&A
    Financial Services
    Tax
    Homburger advises Santhera Pharmaceuticals Holding AG on the issuance of CHF 60 m Senior Convertible Bonds
    On February 10, 2017, Santhera Pharmaceuticals Holding AG (Santhera) announced the successful placement of a CHF 60 m 5% senior unsecured convertible bond due 2022. Read more