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Corporate Deal & transactions

Baker McKenzie advises Bächler + Güttinger on its multi merger 

Baker McKenzie Switzerland has advised Bächler + Güttinger, a renowed gardening and landscaping company in Switzerland, on its merger with three well established Swiss gardening and landscaping businesses, namely Menétrey, based in the canton of Vaud, Egger and Berger Roman, both based in the canton of Solothurn. This merger will enable Bächler + Güttinger to […]

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Baker McKenzie advises Helvetica Capital on acquisition of Schulthess Group

Baker McKenzie has advised Helvetica Capital and its Swiss entrepreneur investors in the acquisition of an additional participation in Schulthess Maschinen and its subsidiaries, a specialist producer of washing technology, equipment and system solutions, by way of acquiring an additional 26% stake in the parent company HC Holding Eta. This transaction makes Helvetica Capital and […]

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Baker McKenzie advises ARGO-HYTOS in the sale of 79.5% of

Baker McKenzie has advised the two owners of ARGO-HYTOS Group, Christian Kienzle and FSP CAPCELLENCE, on selling their 79.5% of the shares in the company to Voith Group, a German industrial technology group. Through this deal, Voith has acquired a majority stake in Argo-Hytos, the Swiss hydraulic components manufacturer backed by mid-market sponsor Capcellence. A […]

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Baker McKenzie advises Datwyler in its acquisition of QSR from

Datwyler, a provider of high-quality, system-critical elastomer components, has signed on 6 April 2022 an agreement to acquire the US company QSR from Q Holding and its private equity owner, 3i. The planned acquisition of QSR will strategically expand Datwyler’s existing portfolio and geographic footprint as Datwyler will expand in another attractive area of system-critical […]

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Vontobel to acquire UBS’s Swiss Financial Advisers. The counselors

UBS has signed an agreement to sell UBS Swiss Financial Advisers (UBS SFA) to Vontobel, a global investment firm. UBS SFA is a Swiss-based SEC-registered investment advisor and FINMA-licensed securities firm for US clients seeking an account in Switzerland for diversification purposes with approximately CHF 7.2 billion assets under management. Closing of the transaction, which […]