Baker McKenzie acted as legal advisor to Embracer Group, while Gernandt & Danielsson advised Carnegie Investment Bank AB, Goldman Sachs International and Joh. Berenberg, Gossler & Co. KG.
Embracer Group AB completed a private placement of Class B shares through an accelerated book building procedure, performed by Carnegie Investment Bank AB, Goldman Sachs International and Joh. Berenberg, Gossler & Co. KG, raising SEK 5,782 million (approx. $649.7 million) before transaction costs.
The shares were subscribed and acquired by Swedish and international institutional investors.
Embracer Group, which is listed on Nasdaq First North Growth Market, is the parent company of businesses developing and publishing PC and console games for the global games market with a catalogue of over 190 owned franchises.
Embracer Group AB designs and develops leisure products and offers games such as action, adventure, sports, racing, role playing, casual, and family.
The Baker McKenzie team consisted of Joakim Falkner (Picture), Ian Gulam, Johanna Flink, Adam Farlow and Charles Farnsworth.
Gernandt & Danielsson’s team consisted of Mikael Borg, Gustav Skogö Nyvang, Oscar Anderson and Andreas Lexhag.
Involved fees earner: Joakim Falkner – Baker McKenzie; Adam Farlow – Baker McKenzie; Charles Farnsworth – Baker McKenzie; Johanna Flink – Baker McKenzie; Ian Gulam – Baker McKenzie; Oscar Anderson – Gernandt & Danielsson Advokatbyrå KB; Mikael Borg – Gernandt & Danielsson Advokatbyrå KB; Andreas Lexhag – Gernandt & Danielsson Advokatbyrå KB; Gustav Skogö Nyvang – Gernandt & Danielsson Advokatbyrå KB;