25 May 2012 at 11:53 BST

Germany: doctor's orders

Top German independent legal practice Hengeler Mueller is advising Hesse-based medical equipment company Fresenius SE & Co on its recently announced capital increase.

The Hengeler team – led by capital markets and corporate partner Torsten Busch – guided Fresenius as the company issued 13.8 million new shares with gross proceeds of approximately €1 billion.
The capital increase is the first component involved in financing for the planned acquisition of leading German private hospital group Rhon-Klinikum, on which Hengeler Mueller also advised.


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