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Deal & transactions

Bär & Karrer Advises H2 Energy Europe on a Joint

H2 Energy Europe, a Swiss pioneer in the fields of renewable energies and hydrogen technology, and Phillips 66 have concluded an agreement to develop up to 250 retail hydrogen refuelling stations across Germany, Austria and Denmark by 2026 through a 50-50 joint venture between their subsidiaries, Phillips 66 Limited and H2 Energy Europe. The agreement […]

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Bär & Karrer advises on the sale of Confinale Group

Confinale Group, a Swiss-based consulting specialist for digital banking and solution for wealth management, has been sold to HLC Technologies UK. The subsidiary of IT services company HCL Technologies, has signed a definitive pact for acquisition of the Switzerland-based company. With this strategic acquisition, HCL will expand its footprint in the global wealth management market. […]

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AS Equity Partners acquires Swiss Post Solutions. The advisors

AS Equity Partners acquired the SPS Group from Die Schweizerische Post (Swiss Post). SPS is a global full-service provider of physical and digital document management and provides a comprehensive suite of Document Processing and Business Process Services. AS Equity Partners exclusively targets control investments in the lower to middle-market for software, technology, and technology enabled […]

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Bär & Karrer in Quaestor Coach acquisition of Diem Client

Quaestor Coach, an independent private equity group specialising in a buy-and-build in discretionary wealth management, has entered the Swiss market and has acquired Diem Client Partner, a Zurich-based independent wealth management boutique for high-net-worth individuals and institutional investors. The transaction was completed after obtaining the necessary FINMA approval by the end of December 2021.   Bär […]

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Xebia acquisition of SwissQ Consulting, Bär & Karrer and CMS

Xebia, a worldwide IT consultancy company with seat in the Netherlands and portfolio company of Waterland, has entered into a share purchase agreement regarding the acquisition of SwissQ Consulting, a Swiss company active in IT consulting services and related training services, from the founders.   Bär & Karrer acts as legal advisor to Xebia in […]

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Benevity expands global presence with the acquisition of Alaya

Benevity, global specialists in ESG technology, acquired Alaya, a purpose-driven employee engagement SaaS platform based in Switzerland. The addition of Alaya will allow Benevity to expand its international presence and enable more companies to access its growing suite of corporate purpose solutions. This acquisition builds on Benevity’s rapid growth in the past year, including investments […]

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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 […]