Hengeler Mueller advises Aareal on acquisition of Düsseldorfer Hypothekenbank
Düsseldorf/ Frankfurt a. M. — Aareal Bank Group has reached an agreement with the Bundesverband Deutscher Banken e.V. (BdB) on the acquisition of all shares in Düsseldorfer Hypothekenbank AG. The closing of the transaction is subject to regulatory approvals and is currently planned to take place in 2018. The preliminary purchase price is approximately EUR 162 million. The final purchase price is subject to fluctuations in market value up to the closing date.
Advisor to Aareal Bank Group: Hengeler Mueller Partnerschaft von Rechtsanwälten mbB
PartnerHengeler Mueller provided comprehensive advice to Aareal on the transaction. The partners Prof. Dr. Johannes Adolff (Corporate/M&A), Dr. Dirk H. Bliesener (Banking Regulatory), Dr. Lucina Berger (Corporate), Dr. Christian Hoefs (Labor) (all Frankfurt) and Dr. Alf-Henrik Bischke (Antitrust, Düsseldorf) as well as associates Loretta Lang (M&A), Dr. Jan Häller (Corporate) and Jan L. Steffen (Banking Regulatory) (all Frankfurt) were active.