Deals & Cases

IPO of Ultima Capital SA on BX Swiss Stock Exchange

8 August 2019 – Ultima Capital SA, a company in the luxury accommodation and real estate sector, was listed on the BX Swiss Stock Exchange with a private placement of more than CHF 50 million.

Ultima Capital SA owns 12 real estate properties with over 30 luxury chalets and residences located in Gstaad, Schönried, Crans-Montana, Geneva, Megève and Courchevel through its subsidiaries and its services are directed at wealthy upscale travellers. Prior to the IPO of Ultima Capital SA, a reorganisation was conducted and real estate assets with a value of several hundred millions of Swiss francs were transferred to Ultima Capital SA.

Walder Wyss acted as legal advisor with regard to selected tax aspects of the transaction. The team consisted of Samuel Dürr (Partner, Tax) and Fabienne Limacher (Managing Associate, Tax).