Frankfurt, 04th March 2016. ACXIT Capital Partners sets up new real estate advisory practice. Leading sector specialist First Capital Partners joins ACXIT Group.

As of February 2016, leading real estate corporate finance advisory firm First Capital Partners has merged with ACXIT Capital Partners to become ACXIT Real Estate.

First Capital Partners (FCP) was founded in 2004 in Frankfurt. Over the last years FCP has developed a unique sector expertise in real estate M&A and debt/financing advisory services for German and international commercial property owners and institutional investors. FCP has successfully closed numerous landmark transactions in its sector with corresponding deal volumes of more than EUR 2bn.

Going forward, First Capital Partners will operate as the newly formed ACXIT Real Estate with operations in Germany, Switzerland and Austria. In addition to M&A services, ACXIT Real Estate offers in particular customized debt and financing advisory services to its international real estate clients.

Through this real estate advisory focused business combination with FCP, ACXIT Capital Partners will continue to expand and complement both its renowned industry expertise and its wide product range, further strengthening its position as a leading independent investment banking advisory firm in the German speaking countries. Clients of ACXIT Capital Partners and First Capital Partners will benefit from a larger pool of high-caliber professionals, wider industry coverage and additional product offerings as well as increasing quality deal flow.

With offices in Frankfurt, Berlin, Munich, Zurich, Vienna and Hong Kong as well as alliances in India, China and the USA, ACXIT Capital Partners is already set for further pan-European and international expansion.

About First Capital Partners

First Capital Partners is a leading German corporate finance advisory firm, in particular for real estate investment banking services. The Company focuses on providing independent advisory services in mergers and acquisitions and debt advisory.

First Capital Partners clients include corporations, private equity houses, family offices, asset managers and institutional investors across Europe.

About ACXIT Capital Partners

ACXIT Capital Partners is a leading international corporate finance and investment advisory firm for mid-market clients and entrepreneurs in Europe and beyond. Since 1998, we offer our clients comprehensive corporate finance advisory services including M&A and capital markets advisory as well as restructuring and strategic advisory. As an independent, privately owned firm we maintain offices in Frankfurt, Berlin, Munich, Zurich, Vienna and Hong Kong as well as strong alliances in China, India and the USA.

To date, we have completed more than 350 transactions with a total deal/financing volume of approx. EUR 17bn. Our clients are corporations, family-owned businesses, entrepreneurs, financial sponsors and family offices. While our home market is in the German speaking region, most clients are international and transactions cross-border.

For the third consecutive year, ACXIT Capital Partners has been the winner of the ACQ award in the category “Germany – Boutique Merchant Banking Firm of the Year” and in 2015, “Gamechanger of the Year 2015 (Corporate Finance and Investment Advisory) – Germany”. In addition ACXIT Capital Partners was recognized as “Best Boutique Merchant Bank of the Year– Germany” in 2014 and 2015 by the Global Banking and Finance Review and as “Boutique Investment Banking Firm of the Year” by M&A Advisor in 2014.

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60323 Frankfurt am Main


Dr. Ingmar Ackermann, Managing Partner