Frankfurt, 03 February 2016. IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Aperto – a digital agency with headquarters in Berlin. Upon completion of this transaction, Aperto will to join the IBM Interactive Experience (IBM iX) team, supporting IBM’s growth in the largest economy in Europe.Continue Reading
ACXIT Capital Partners is expanding its Distressed M&A business with Frank Bruder as new Managing Director
Frankfurt, 01 February 2016. ACXIT Capital Partners, a leading international corporate finance and investment advisory firm for mid-market clients and entrepreneurs in Europe, is further expanding and strengthening its business segment Recovery with Frank Bruder as distinguished expert for distressed M&A. Bruder leaves his position as head of distressed M&A at Commerzbank AG and will promote ACXIT’s restructuring and distressed M&A business as Managing Director at Frankfurt office.Continue Reading
ACXIT Capital Partners acted as exclusive financial advisor to Busch-Holding GmbH in its purchase of 27.19 percent of voting rights in Pfeiffer Vacuum Technology AG
Frankfurt, 23 December 2015. Busch-Holding GmbH has announced the acquisition of a 15 percent stake on September 28th and a subsequent increase of 12.19 percent on October 15th in TecDAX-listed Pfeiffer Vacuum Technology AG via its investment company Pangea GmbH.Continue Reading
Frankfurt, 11 December 2015. Apollo Education Group, Inc. (“Apollo Education Group”) announced its wholly-owned subsidiary Apollo Global, Inc. (“Apollo Global”) has acquired Career Partner GmbH (CPG) from AUCTUS Capital Partners (“AUCTUS”). CPG is a leading full service provider of private higher education in Germany. Apollo Global is a strategic investor with a high level of expertise in the global education market. Together with Apollo, CPG continues to pursue the digitization of the education sector. The transaction values CPG at approx. USD 117 million including a contingent cash payment of up to USD 12 million.Continue Reading
Munich, 01 December 2015. Insolvency administrator Dr. Jan Markus Plathner of the law firm BRINKMANN & PARTNER sold the service unit of Weiss Kessel-, Anlagen- und Maschinenbau GmbH to Viessmann Group.
Munich, 29 October 2015. Insolvency administrator Dr. Björn Hellfeld from law firm Pohlmann Hofmann sold GeneWake business operations to R-Biopharm AG – a leading clinical diagnostics group.Continue Reading
Frankfurt, 22 September 2015. Swiss-based company builder, Koidl & Cie. Holding AG, announced the sale of a minority stake and a Series A funding round in its subsidiary, fineartmultiple AG, to ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE, Munich, for an undisclosed amount in cash and media for equity.Continue Reading
Frankfurt, 02 September 2015. Valid Group, a listed company based in Brazil, has signed an agreement to acquire 100% of Fundamenture A/S, a Danish technology company with focus on growth in businesses related to Smart Card technologies with global potential.
Frankfurt, 13 August 2015. European specialist for social driven marketing technology, Facelift brand building technologies GmbH, acquires Socialshaker SAS, France’s leading software provider of social driven marketing technology for small- and medium-sized businesses.Continue Reading