News

Press Releases Press Clippings Newsletters Press Contact

Press Releases

Mid Market M&A Advisory Firm of the Year – Germany –

Frankfurt, 26 July 2017, ACXIT Capital Partners is recognized as German Mid Market M&A Advisory Firm of the Year 2017 by renowned ACQ Magazine.

Read More

Italian mattress manufacturer Alessanderx acquires strategic stake in bmp Holding

Frankfurt, 4 July 2017. Prime Standard-listed eCommerce group for sleep products bmp Holding AG (“bmp”, the “Company”) and leading Italian mattress manufacturer and retailer Alessanderx S.p.a. (“Alessanderx”, “Magniflex”) have concluded a strategic partnership agreement. Under this agreement, Alessanderx is subscribing to new shares in bmp as a strategic investor and will have a roughly 8.33% stake in bmp.

Read More

Trade Sale of samedi GmbH to Meierhofer AG

Frankfurt, 21 June 2017. ACXIT advised on the trade sale of samedi GmbH (“samedi”), a Berlin based software company providing workflow scheduling and patient coordination for healthcare providers, to Meierhofer AG (“Meierhofer”) and a strategic investor. Headquartered in Munich, Meierhofer is one of the leading software providers for hospital information systems in the DACH region. With this partnership Meierhofer and samedi are one step closer to their goal of providing a comprehensive web software solution (SaaS) for joint patient coordination with capabilities such as online appointment scheduling, case management and managed care.

Read More

Framepool AG, Munich, acquired by RightSmith Inc., Los Angeles, from insolvency administrator Rolf G. Pohlmann

Frankfurt, 20 June 2017, Rolf G. Pohlmann, lawyer and specialist for insolvency administration at law firm Pohlmann Hofmann Insolvenzverwalter Rechtsanwälte Partnerschaft successfully sold the business operations of the insolvent Framepool AG and secured all jobs of the company in Munich and of their international subsidiaries.

Read More

ORPEA EXTENDS ITS LEADERSHIP IN AUSTRIA – ACXIT CAPITAL PARTNERS ACTED AS EXCLUSIVE FINANCIAL ADVISOR TO ORPEA GROUP

Frankfurt, 24 April 2017. ORPEA, a leading European provider of medium- and long-term care (nursing homes, post-acute and rehabilitation hospitals, psychiatric hospitals and home care services) is today announcing the acquisition of Dr. Dr. Wagner Group in Austria.

ACXIT Capital Partners acted as exclusive financial advisor to ORPEA in this transaction. The parties agreed not to disclose any details of the transaction.

Read More

High-speed M&A process for Whiteblue Consulting, Munich

Three weeks after filing for insolvency proceedings VISPIRON ENGINEERING GmbH acquires Whiteblue Consulting GmbH through an asset deal

Munich, April 10th, 2017 – Axel W. Bierbach, lawyer and mandated insolvency administrator for Whiteblue Consulting in Munich, successfully completed the sale of Whiteblue Consulting GmbH to VISPIRON ENGINEERING, part of VISPIRON GROUP simultaneously with the opening of the (main) insolvency proceedings; all jobs and ongoing client projects were successfully preserved.

Read More

Cincinnati Test Systems acquires H. Schreiner Test-und Sonderanlagen GmbH out of insolvency

Munich, 07 March 2017. One month after initiation of the insolvency proceedings, appointed insolvency administrator Axel W. Bierbach successfully completed the sale of H. Schreiner Test- und Sonderanlagen GmbH to Cincinnati Test Systems – Schreiner GmbH (CTS); all jobs were preserved.

Read More

Group of investors around Nordwind Capital invest in Productsup

Frankfurt, 23 February 2017. The group of investors around Nordwind Capital (together referred to as “Nordwind Capital”) have invested in Products Up GmbH (hereinafter referred to as “Productsup” or “the Company”), a leading software-as-a-service provider for efficient product data marketing. Supported by its new shareholder, the Company will further expand and accelerate its international expansion.

Read More

Tech-Centric Adult Toy Maker Womanizer Group Receives Investment by Group of Private Investors

Munich, 26 January 2017. A group of private investors successfully completed an investment into the Womanizer Group, consisting of the legal entities Novoluto GmbH, epi24 GmbH, and epi24 USA LLC. Womanizer is an innovative adult toy maker with state-of-the-art adult lifestyle products sold globally under the Womanizer brand. 

Read More

Facelift Becomes Part of DuMont Media Group

Frankfurt, 7 December 2016. Facelift – European Champion in Social Media Technology – Becomes Part of DuMont Media Group

Read More

Press Clippings

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.

Read Article »

20 Oktober 2017: “Grands Chais grows even bigger through Le Filou” in the Lebensmittelzeitung (German only).

Read Article »

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).

Read Article »

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).

Read Article »

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).

Read Article »

05 December 2016: Interview with Benjamin Schroeter of Facelift regarding the 75% sale of the company to DuMont (German only)

Read Article »

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)

Read Article »

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)

Read Article »

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). 

Read Article »

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)

Read Article »

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)

Read Article »

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)

Read Article »

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)

Read Article »

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)

Read Article »

05 March 2016: Börsen-Zeitung “First Capital Partners joins ACXIT Capital Partners” (German only)

Read Article »

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)

Read Article »

02 February 2016: M&A expert Frank Bruder, formerly at Commerzbank, becomes Managing Director at ACXIT Capital Partners (German only)

Read Article »

25 January 2016: WISeKey has retained ACXIT Capital Partners as arranger & placement agent for the CHF 60 million SSF (German only)

Read Article »

14 January 2016: Succesful completion of M&A process for Tempex GmbH due to ACXIT Recovery Management (German only)

Read Article »

21 December 2015: ACXIT secures EUR 21m for Neuffer Fenster + Türen GmbH / fenster.com (German only)

Read Article »

10 December 2015: ACXIT advised Facelift on Acquisition of Socialbench (German only)

Read Article »

October 2015: Christian Nicolas Bächstädt & Dr. Daniel Kiechle, ACXIT Recovery, in the M&A-Review: Analysis of the stationary healthcare market. (German only)

Read Article »

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)

Read Article »

29 April 2015: Article „Metz-Werke saved“ featuring ACXIT Recovery Management (German only)

Read Article »

28 April 2015: Acquisition of Metz TV Division in Germany by Chinese Group Skyworth

Read Article »

05 April 2015: Article on “Why corporations often fail as incubators” featuring Andreas Thümmler, Managing Partner ACXIT Capital Partners (German only)

Read Article »

30 March 2015: WISeKey engages the Equity Group as investor relations counsel

Read Article »

23 March 2015: Andreas Thümmler’s column in German VC-magazin: Fintech takes off (German only)

Read Article »

9 March 2015: Interview with Johannes Lucas and Andreas Thümmler in the VentureCapital Magazin (German only).

Read Article »

27 February 2015: M&A-Consultants Acxit Capital Management and CFP to merge

Read Article »

Newsletters

Frankfurt, December 2017: ACXIT Newsletter Christmas 2017

Read Newsletter »

Frankfurt, December 2017: ACXIT Newsletter December 2017

Read Newsletter »

Frankfurt, September 2017: ACXIT Newsletter September 2017

Read Newsletter »

Frankfurt, December 2016: ACXIT Newsletter Christmas 2016

Read Newsletter »

Frankfurt, December 2016: ACXIT Newsletter December 2016

Read Newsletter »

Frankfurt, September 2016: ACXIT Newsletter September 2016

Read Newsletter »

Frankfurt, August 2016: ACXIT Newsletter August 2016

Read Newsletter »

Frankfurt, July 2016: ACXIT Newsletter July 2016

Read Newsletter »

Frankfurt, May 2016: ACXIT Newsletter May 2016 – Industry Focus: Health Care

Read Newsletter »

Frankfurt, April 2016: ACXIT Newsletter April 2016

Read Newsletter »

Frankfurt, March 2016: ACXIT Newsletter March 2016

Read Newsletter »

Frankfurt, February 2016: ACXIT Newsletter February 2016

Read Newsletter »

Frankfurt, May 2015: ACXIT Newsletter May 2015

Read Newsletter »

Press Contact

Dr. Hartmut Vennen
Senior Managing Director, Strategic Communications

FTI Consulting
Park Tower | Bockenheimer Anlage 44
60322 Frankfurt am Main
Phone: +49 69 92037 137
Mobile: +49 160 895 5858 
E-mail: hartmut.vennen@fticonsulting.com

ACXIT Capital Holding GmbH
WestendDuo
Bockenheimer Landstrasse 24
60323 Frankfurt am Main
E-mail: press@acxit.com