March 2010. Corporate Finance Partners CFP BioConnect AG – now ACXIT Capital Partners – advises stellacure GmbH on a strategic transaction with Cord Blood America, Inc.Read More
Frankfurt, 13 January 2010. Amobee Media Systems, the world leader in advertising solutions for mobile operators, announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the world’s largest mobile advertising agency, RingRing Media. The acquisition brings Amobee one step closer to fulfilling its long-term vision aimed at creating the industry’s largest mobile advertising exchange dedicated to connecting publishers, advertising agencies and brands to premium inventory in real-time, on a global scale. Amobee’s customers include some of the largest mobile operator networks, including Telefonica SA (NYSE: TEF) and Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ: VOD).Read More
January 2010. Corporate Finance Partners – now ACXIT Capital Partners – acted as the exclusive financial adviser to the shareholders of Hamilton.Read More
Emakina acquires leading Austrian agency diamond:dogs, strengthening its central European ‘DACH’ position
Frankfurt, 24 September 2015. Emakina Group announced it takes a 100% stake in the capital of diamond:dogs|group. With this step Emakina strengthens its position in the DACH-countries and leading role among European independent full-service digital agencies. The 80 diamond:dogs experts in online, mobile and social integral solutions join Emakina, with a strategic focus on the Central European market. CEO Gerhard Handler leads the new Emakina agency, with offices in Vienna, Salzburg and Zurich.
ACXIT CAPITAL PARTNERS ACTED AS EXCLUSIVE FINANCIAL ADVISOR TO ORPEA GROUP IN GERMAN/GERMAN TRANSACTION
Frankfurt, 23 September 2015. Following the acquisition of Residenz Gruppe Bremen (3,006 beds) in July 2015, the perfect foil for the network in North Western Germany, ORPEA has signed another deal in September, acquiring the Vitalis regional nursing home group (2,487 beds). ACXIT Capital Partners acted as exclusive financial advisor to ORPEA in this transaction. The parties agreed not to disclose any details of the transaction.
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.Read More
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.Read More
Munich, 11 August 2015. In the insolvency proceedings of airplane and helicopter manufacturers Helipark GmbH and XtremeAir GmbH law firms Müller-Heydenreich Bierbach & Kollegen and Schwarz + Rühmland have achieved a major success. The shares of XtremeAir GmbH have been transferred to RotorSchmiede GmbH through an insolvency plan procedure. The location at airport Cochstedt in Hecklingen and all jobs can be retained.Read More
1 February 2019: “We need more Investment Banking Made in Germany” – Interview with legendary Tech M&A banker Andreas Thümmler published in Going Public Magazin (German only)
16 November 2018: “The 100th exit for High-Tech Gründerfonds – SolarWinds offers 8MAN a global platform for growth” – For the Managers and Shareholders of Protected Networks, the successful transaction was supported by ACXIT Capital Partners.
20 Oktober 2017: “Grands Chais grows even bigger through Le Filou” in the Lebensmittelzeitung (German only).
10 Oktober 2017: “New Trends in Venture Capital: Initial Coin Offerings (ICO)” VC column by our Managing Partner Johannes H. Lucas, published in the Venture Capital Magazin issue 10/2017 (German only).
04 April 2017: “IPO or Trade Sale: Thinking about the best Exit-Strategy”, with Johannes Lucas (our Founder and Managing Partner) published in the Venture Capital Magazin issue 03/2017 (German only).
03 March 2017: “Failing the right way“ VC column by our Managing Partner Nikolaus Roever, published in the Venture Capital Magazin issue 03/2017 (German only).
05 December 2016: Interview with Benjamin Schroeter of Facelift regarding the 75% sale of the company to DuMont (German only)
29 November 2016: “Clothing and Fashion – the industry will have to wrap up warmly” Industry Special by our Managing Partner Christian Nicolas Bächstädt & Senior Analyst Julia Constanze Rall published in the M&A Review Magazine 12/2016 (German only)
08 November 2016: “We are searching for tomorrow’s talents, who tackle projects with entrepreneurial spirit, hands-on mentality and creativity.” Interview with Johannes H. Lucas in the run-up to the Startup Academy 2016 (German only)
October 2016: “German Internet- and Techcompanies are looking for investors”, an article from Andreas Thümmler and Simone Muschelknautz published in the Venture Capital Magazin special-issue Start-up 2017 (German only).
10 October 2016: “After Unister – everything new in Leipzig or merely #newnister?” VC column by our Managing Partner Dr. Ingmar Ackermann, published in the Venture Capital Magazine issue 10/2016 (German only)
09 September 2016: “China, Germany and Industry 4.0” article by our Managing Partner Johannes H. Lucas and our Analyst Yue Xu for “M&A China Germany” by Unternehmeredition, published in the issue 03/2016 (German only)
17 June 2016: “Co-Investing: Does it come up to our expectations?” VC column by our Managing Partner Andreas Thümmler, published in the Venture Capital Magazine issue 06/2016 (German only)
15 June 2016: “Ready for the Future?” contribution to the expert sentiment by our Managing Partner Christian Nicolas Bächstädt, published in the special edition restructuring/ Unternehmeredition issue 03/2016 (German only)
10 March 2016: “Tech Rules the M&A World – Annual Review on German Small and Mid-Cap M&A in 2015” by Christian Nicolas Bächstädt, Christian Ramme & Nikolaus J. Röver, published in the M&A Review Magazine 3/2016 (German only)
05 March 2016: Börsen-Zeitung “First Capital Partners joins ACXIT Capital Partners” (German only)
08 February 2016: Article on “Exit-Strategie: Börsengang oder Verkauf – Der Trade Sale als neuer Königsweg?” featuring Andreas Thümmler, Managing Partner ACXIT Capital Partners (German only)
02 February 2016: M&A expert Frank Bruder, formerly at Commerzbank, becomes Managing Director at ACXIT Capital Partners (German only)
25 January 2016: WISeKey has retained ACXIT Capital Partners as arranger & placement agent for the CHF 60 million SSF (German only)
14 January 2016: Succesful completion of M&A process for Tempex GmbH due to ACXIT Recovery Management (German only)
21 December 2015: ACXIT secures EUR 21m for Neuffer Fenster + Türen GmbH / fenster.com (German only)
10 December 2015: ACXIT advised Facelift on Acquisition of Socialbench (German only)
October 2015: Christian Nicolas Bächstädt & Dr. Daniel Kiechle, ACXIT Recovery, in the M&A-Review: Analysis of the stationary healthcare market. (German only)
27 May 2015: Extract from GrowthCons panel discussion with Christian Ramme and Andreas Thümmler about chances and opportunities of IPOs by German high-growth companies. (German only)
29 April 2015: Article „Metz-Werke saved“ featuring ACXIT Recovery Management (German only)
28 April 2015: Acquisition of Metz TV Division in Germany by Chinese Group Skyworth
05 April 2015: Article on “Why corporations often fail as incubators” featuring Andreas Thümmler, Managing Partner ACXIT Capital Partners (German only)
30 March 2015: WISeKey engages the Equity Group as investor relations counsel
23 March 2015: Andreas Thümmler’s column in German VC-magazin: Fintech takes off (German only)
9 March 2015: Interview with Johannes Lucas and Andreas Thümmler in the VentureCapital Magazin (German only).
27 February 2015: M&A-Consultants Acxit Capital Management and CFP to merge
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