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Deal & transactions

Baker McKenzie advises Mövenpick in selling Marché International

Baker McKenzie has advised Mövenpick Group in selling the multi-brand international catering company Marché International to Lagardère Travel Retail, the travel retail division of the French Lagardère Group. The sale completes the concentration process of the Mövenpick Group which intends to focus on its core competencies in fine foods and wine in Central Europe. The […]

Capital Markets

Baker McKenzie advises SEB on SDRs in Accelleron’s spinoff from

Baker McKenzie, with lawyers from the Swedish and Swiss offices, acted as legal advisor to Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken (SEB) in their role as Issuer Agent of Swedish Depositary Receipts in connection with the spin-off of Accelleron Industries from ABB.  Accelleron (formerly ABB Turbocharging), a global leader in high-power turbochargers for mission-critical applications, has been admitted […]

Capital Markets

Baker McKenzie advises Highbridge on a Financing for Invacare

Baker McKenzie has advised an investment fund managed by Highbridge Capital Management on a financing transaction for Invacare Corporation. Highbridge as lender and Invacare as borrower entered into an USD 104.5 million senior secured credit agreement providing for delayed drawdowns subject to certain conditions. Invacare completed an initial drawdown of USD 66.5 at the end […]

Capital Markets

Baker McKenzie advises Zur Rose Group on convertible bond issue

Baker McKenzie Switzerland, along with lawyers from the London and Amsterdam office, has advised Zur Rose Group on the placement of convertible bonds due 2026 and a capital increase through an accelerated bookbuilding (“ABB“) process. Zur Rose, via its subsidiary Zur Rose Finance B.V., completed the offering of unsecured bonds due in 2026 guaranteed and […]

Deal & transactions

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 […]

Appointments

Baker McKenzie expands its partnership

Baker McKenzie expands its membership with the incorporation of three new partners in Switzerland and 116 new partners worldwide. In this sense, Baker McKenzie has elected 75 new partners, an increase of 22% from 2021, demonstrating clear and growing confidence in the continued success of the firm. Additionally, 41 lateral partner hires have joined the partnership, […]

Deal & transactions

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 […]

Deal & transactions

Baker McKenzie advised Meier Capital on the sale of Barcol-Air

Investment Latour has, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Swegon Group, acquired Barcol-Air, a leading supplier of radiant ceiling systems. The acquisition of Barcol-Air means that Swegon continue to build on its already strong position within radiant ceilings, with the existing Zent-Frenger business. The acquisition makes it possible to go from being a strong player in Germany […]