Zur Rose Group AG’s $132.3 Million Convertible Bonds Offering

Baker McKenzie advised Zur Rose Group on the offering. Bär & Karrer acted as transaction counsel to the Joint Global Coordinators and the Joint Bookrunners in this transaction.

Zur Rose Group AG, via its subsidiary Zur Rose Finance B.V., completed the placement of CHF 175 million (approx. $132.31 million) senior unsecured bonds due 2025, guaranteed by Zur Rose Group and convertible into registered shares of Zur Rose Group.

BofA Securities and UBS AG acted as Joint Global Coordinators and Joint Bookrunners for the bonds.

The Baker McKenzie team was led by Partner Dr. Matthias Courvoisier (Picture), and also included Adam Farlow (Partner, London), Dr. Yves Mauchle (Senior Associate, Zurich), Dr. Philip Spoerlé (Senior Associate, Zurich), Beau Visser (Associate, Zurich), Thijs Bogaers (Associate, Amsterdam), Vera van Blerck (Associate, Amsterdam), Tim Alferink (Partner, Amsterdam), Philippe Steffens (Partner, Amsterdam), Jorien Reestman (Associate, Amsterdam), Andrea Bolliger (Counsel, Zurich) and Ariane Ernst (Associate, Zurich).

Bär & Karrer acted as transaction counsel to the Joint Global Coordinators and the Joint Bookrunners in this transaction with a team included Thomas U. Reutter, Roland Truffer, Annette Weber, Alexander von Jeinsen and Rebecca Schori (all Capital Markets) as well as Christoph Suter and David Weimann (both Tax).

Involved fees earner: Tim Alferink – Baker McKenzie; Thijs Bogaers – Baker McKenzie; Andrea Bolliger – Baker McKenzie; Matthias Courvoisier – Baker McKenzie; Ariane Ernst – Baker McKenzie; Adam Farlow – Baker McKenzie; Yves Mauchle – Baker McKenzie; Jorien Reestman – Baker McKenzie; Philip Spoerlé – Baker McKenzie; Philippe Steffens – Baker McKenzie; Vera van Blerck – Baker McKenzie; Beau Visser – Baker McKenzie; Thomas Reutter – Bär & Karrer; Rebecca Schori – Bär & Karrer; Christoph Suter – Bär & Karrer; Roland Truffer – Bär & Karrer; Alexander von Jeinsen – Bär & Karrer; Annette Weber – Bär & Karrer; David Weimann – Bär & Karrer;

Law Firms: Baker McKenzie; Bär & Karrer;

Clients: Merrill Lynch International; UBS AG; Zur Rose Group;