Hengeler Mueller advises Commerzbank on capital increase

29. April 2015

Commerzbank AG today placed approximately 114 million new shares with institutional investors by way of a so-called accelerated bookbuilding process. The placement price was fixed at EUR 12.1 per share. The gross issue proceeds amount to a total of EUR 1.4 bn.

Hengeler Mueller advised Commerzbank on the capital increase. The Hengeler Mueller team included partners Wolfgang Groß (Corporate/Capital Markets, Frankfurt) and Hartwin Bungert (Corporate) as well as associate Mikolaj Pogorzelski (Corporate) (both Düsseldorf).

Hengeler Mueller worked on this transaction in an integrated team with Davis Polk & Wardwell advising on US aspects of the offering.