Deals & Cases

IPO Medartis at SIX Swiss Exchange

22 March 2018 –

Medartis Holding Ltd successfully listed its shares on the SIX Swiss Exchange. The proceeds from the IPO will be used for the expansion of international sales, for the development of the product portfolio and for acquisitions and other investments. The offer price was CHF 48 per share, implying a market capitalization of CHF 563 million. Zürcher Kantonalbank and Bryan Garnier & Co. act as the Joint Global Co-ordinators and Joint Bookrunners, Kepler Cheuvreux as Co-Manager. Quarton International is IPO advisor to Medartis.

Walder Wyss Ltd advises the underwriters on all legal aspects of the transaction. The team is led by Alex Nikitine (Partner, Capital Markets, Corporate/M&A) and Urs P. Gnos (Partner, Corporate/M&A) and also includes Fabian D. Glässer (Associate, Capital Markets, Corporate/M&A), Andreas Wildi (Partner, Life Sciences), Olivia Feusi (Associate, Corporate/M&A), Boris Räber (Associate, Corporate/M&A), Mirjam Olah (Associate, Corporate/M&A), Janine Corti (Counsel, Tax) and Carmen Spichiger (Trainee Lawyer, Corporate/M&A).