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SMP advises DEMECAN on new financing round News | Press

SMP advised medical cannabis producer and wholesaler DEMECAN on its new financing round. New investors as well as several existing shareholders participated in the investment in the upper single-digit million range.

Dr. Martin Schaper April 20, 2021
SMP advises DTCP on structuring its stake in Open Dutch Fiber News | Press

A Team led by SMP partners Andreas Kortendick and Jens Kretzschmann has provided comprehensive tax advice to investment manager DTCP on the structuring of its investment in Open Dutch Fiber.

Andreas Kortendick April 19, 2021
SMP advises Dawn Capital on Series B investment in BRYTER Press

SMP has advised London-based early-stage investor Dawn Capital on its further investment in legal tech company BRYTER in a Series B financing round totaling USD 66 million.

Dr. Benjamin Ullrich April 13, 2021
SMP advises 42CAP on investment in Allcyte Press

SMP advised early-stage investor 42CAP on its investment in the Viennese Biotech startup Allcyte. As lead investor of an international investor consortium, 42CAP invested alongside with Air Street Capital (UK), Amino Collective (Germany), VP Venture Partners (Switzerland) and PUSH Ventures (Austria) in the course of the growth financing.

Frederik Gärtner Dr. Frederik Gärtner April 01, 2021
SMP advises SellerX on extended financing round with a volume of EUR 26 million Press

SMP again advised startup SellerX in the course of a capital increase. The total volume of the extended financing round amounts to approximately EUR 26 million and was raised from lead investor 83North as well as existing investors Felix Capital, Cherry Ventures and other well-known business angels.

Dr. Martin Schaper March 31, 2021
SMP Briefing: "Check-the-box" in German tax law at last? Draft Law on an Option Model for the Taxation of Partnerships as Corporations Briefing

With the government draft of a "Law on the Modernization of Corporate Income Tax Law" published on the 21st of March 2021, the insertion of a "major tax policy project" into the legislative process is imminent. The declared aim of the proposed legislation is to improve the tax environment, particularly for medium-sized partnerships and family businesses. Nevertheless, the planned regulation has implications for all corporate tax law and may in certain cases become relevant in the broader context of venture capital (VC) and private equity (PE) funds.

Dr. Tammo Lüken March 26, 2021

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