06 May 2021 I Deals and Cases

Deutsche Börse Acquires Remaining Stake in Clearstream Fund Centre from UBS

Deutsche Börse AG acquires the remaining 49% stake in Clearstream Fund Centre AG from UBS AG for CHF 390 million and becomes the sole shareholder of Clearstream Fund Centre AG, a leading European fund distribution platform. The acquisition of the initial 51% stake had closed on 30 September 2020.

Bär & Karrer acts as legal advisor to Deutsche Börse Group on this transaction. The team includes Mariel Hoch, Marlene Lienau and Jasmin Bächtold (all M&A), Daniel Flühmann and Tiffany Ender (both Banking & Finance) as well as Mani Reinert and Tobias Rebmann (both Antitrust).