Clearstream’s Acquisition Of A Majority Stake In UBS Fondcenter

Baker McKenzie advised UBS in the deal.

UBS sold a majority stake (51.2%) in UBS Fondcenter (‘Fondcenter’), its B2B fund distribution platform, and part of its Asset Management business division, to Clearstream, Deutsche Börse Group’s post-trade services provider.

The Baker McKenzie team was led by Pascal Richard (Picture), Petra Hanselmann (both M&A), Ansgar Schott (Regulatory) and Boris Wenger (Competition Law) and further comprised, amongst others, Ramon Tissafi (M&A), Philippe Monnier (Employment), Julia Schieber (IP), Markus Winkler and Tanja Schmid (both Regulatory).

Involved fees earner: Petra Hanselmann – Baker McKenzie; Philippe Monnier – Baker McKenzie; Pascal Richard – Baker McKenzie; Julia Schieber – Baker McKenzie; Tanja Schmid – Baker McKenzie; Ansgar Schott – Baker McKenzie; Ramon Tissafi – Baker McKenzie; Boris Wenger – Baker McKenzie; Markus Winkler – Baker McKenzie;

Law Firms: Baker McKenzie;

Clients: UBS;