Zur Rose Group AG’s acquisition of the e-commerce activities of German online pharmacy medpex


Zur Rose Group AG (SIX:ROSE), Europe’s leading e-commerce pharmacy, announced that it is acquiring the e-commerce activities of Germany’s third-largest online pharmacy, medpex.

The transaction is subject to regulatory clearances.

Zur Rose Group plans to finance the transaction via a rights offering of approx. CHF 200 m, which is fully underwritten by a bank syndicate.

Homburger acts as Swiss law counsel to Zur Rose Group in the M&A transaction and as issuer counsel in the financing. The Homburger team is led by partner Daniel Hasler (Corporate | M&A, in picture) and comprises partners Daniel Daeniker (Corporate | M&A) and Dieter Grünblatt (Tax), associates Daniel Häusermann and Lorenzo Togni (both Corporate | M&A), Valentin Fluor (IP | IT), Manuel Dubach (Tax), as well as junior associates Fabrice Eckert and Luca Baltensperger (both Corporate | M&A). Georg Rauber (IP | IT) advises on the transactions as client relationship partner.

Involved fees earner: Daniel Hasler – Homburger; Daniel Daeniker – Homburger; Daniel Häusermann – Homburger; Lorenzo Togni – Homburger; Fabrice Eckert – Homburger; Luca Baltensperger – Homburger; Dieter Grünblatt – Homburger; Manuel Dubach – Homburger; Valentin Fluor – Homburger; Georg Rauber – Homburger;

Law Firms: Homburger;

Clients: Zur Rose Group;