Tags : Stefan Oesterhelt

Corporate Pharma

BGPartner and Homburger advises on Noema financing round

Noema Pharma, a clinical-stage biotech company targeting debilitating central nervous system disorders, successfully closed an oversubscribed Series B financing round, raising CHF 103 mio (approx. USD 112 mio). The round was co-led by the European healthcare focused investment firms Forbion and JEITO Capital. UPMC Enterprises and an additional new investor joined existing investors Sofinnova Partners, […]

Capital Markets Corporate

Homburger advised Santhera on its financing

Santhera Pharmaceuticals Holding announced a private placement of shares and an amendment of its existing financing with funds managed by Highbridge Capital Management to provide up to CHF 22.2 million in aggregate, subject to certain milestones and conditions. Concomitant with this transaction, Santhera will form a strategy committee focusing on evaluating all strategic options for the company. In addition, Santhera […]

Banking & Finance

Homburger advises Citigroup Global Markets with a revolving credit

Canacol Energy has entered into a USD 200 million revolving credit and guaranty agreement with Citigroup Global Markets, Deutsche Bank and JPMorgan Chase Bank as joint lead arrangers and joint bookrunners. Canacol is a natural gas exploration and production company with operations focused in Colombia. TheCorporation’s common stock trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange, the OTCQX […]

Banking & Finance

Homburger advises UBS Group on its USD 4 bn senior

UBS Group successfully completed its issuance of USD 1.75 bn in aggregate principal amount of Fixed Rate/Fixed Rate Callable Senior Notes due January 2027 and USD 2.25 bn in aggregate principal amount of Fixed Rate/Fixed Rate Callable Senior Notes due January 2034 under its Senior Debt Programme. The Notes are bail-inable (TLAC) bonds that are eligible to count towards […]

Banking & Finance

Homburger advises UBS on the VAT Group’s CHF 450m credit

Today, VAT Group has signed a syndicated term and multicurrency revolving credit facilities agreement with a syndicate of eleven banks, led by UBS Switzerland, to replace its current agreements that are due to expire in 2023. Homburger has acted as counsel to UBS Switzerland in its capacity as arranger, coordinator, original lender and agent in […]


Homburger advises AMF Medical on its sale to Tandem Diabetes

Tandem Diabetes Care, a global insulin delivery and diabetes technology company, has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire AMF Medical, the privately held Swiss developer of the Sigi™ Patch Pump, an insulin delivery solution like a patch pump for automated insulin delivery. With this deal, Tandem, the San Diego-based company […]

Capital Markets News

Homburger advises 21Shares on cash tender offer for ETPs

The issuer of cryptocurrency exchange traded products 21Shares has launched a first-of-its-kind public cash tender offer for all outstanding exchange traded products of the series 21Shares Terra Classic ETP issued by 21Shares under its Exchange Traded Products Programme. The Terra Blockchain Network was renamed to Terra Classic in June, and 21Shares updated the name of […]

Banking & Finance

Homburger advises UBS with the financing of Studer Cables

Homburger has acted as counsel to UBS Switzerland as mandated lead arranger, agent, security agent and original lender in connection with the financing of the acquisition of Studer Cables’s parent company HC Holding Epsilon by HARTING Connectivity & Cable. Studer Cables is a manufacturer of cables solutions and systems located in Switzerland. We have informed […]

Capital Markets

Homburger advises UBS on its digital bond offering

As we have informed last 8 November 2022 here, UBS has launched its CHF 375 million senior unsecured digital bond. UBS, acting through its London branch, successfully completed its inaugural issuance of digital bonds, consisting of CHF 375 m 2.330 per cent. Notes due November 2025. The bonds are digital only and issued on the blockchain-based […]

Banking & Finance

Homburger advises Credit Suisse and UBS in Farner Consulting’s financing

Homburger has advised Credit Suisse and UBS Switzerland in connection with the financing of Farner Consulting in support of its international buy-&-build strategy. Farner Consulting, together with its subsidiaries Rod and DU DA, is the leading agency group for communication consulting in Switzerland. Over the past 10 years, Farner has developed into a fully integrated […]