Homburger advises Swiss Prime Site Solutions on the integration of Akara Group acquired in January 2022
On August 9, 2022, Swiss Prime Site Solutions AG (authorized by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority FINMA as a fund management company) absorbed Akara Holding AG, Akara Real Estate Management AG and Akara Funds AG (the latter being also a FINMA authorized fund management company). As a result of the merger with Akara Funds AG, Swiss Prime Site Solutions AG assumed responsibility for the management of Akara Funds’ contractual real estate investment fund and of the general partner of a limited partnership for collective investment. Prior to this integration, Swiss Prime Site acquired Akara Group in January 2022.
Homburger has advised Swiss Prime Site in regulatory and corporate matters throughout the acquisition and merger process. The Homburger team was led by partners Daniel Hasler (Corporate / M&A) and Jürg Frick (Financial Market Regulation) and included associates Angela Oppliger, Patrick Schmidt and Stefan Luginbühl (all Corporate / M&A), associates Vanessa Isler and Manuel Baschung (both Financial Market Regulation), associate Gabriel Kasper (IP / IT and Data Protection), and junior associate Tobias Scheiwiler (Corporate / M&A).