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SMP advises Jobpal on sale to SmartRecruiters Press

SMP advised the software company Jobpal on the sale of all shares to the US-based HR technology provider SmartRecruiters. The acquisition enables SmartRecruiters to gain access to the market for robotic recruitment process automation (RPA).

Dr. Malte Bergmann November 19, 2020
SMP Briefing: Sustainability Disclosures – European Commission postpones publication of further guidance Briefing

With regard to the EU regulation on sustainability-related disclosures ("ESG Disclosure Regulation"), the issuance of further guidance has been postponed indefinitely. Given that the regulation will still become effective as of 10 March 2021, this raises questions on how VC or PE fund managers can adequately comply with the requirements set forth in the ESG Disclosure Regulation.

Dr. Fabian Euhus November 18, 2020
SMP advises flaschenpost on exit to Oetker Group Press

SMP advised the online beverage delivery service flaschenpost in connection with the sale of all shares in the company to the Oetker group. In the course of this transaction, Oetker will become the sole shareholder of the delivery service. Oetker founded its own delivery service Durstexpress in 2017 and now acquired flaschenpost's market share to expand.

Dr. Matthias Schatz November 02, 2020
News October 28, 2020 SMP advises everstox on financing round with Capnamic Ventures and Global Founders Capital Press

SMP advised the Munich-based tech startup everstox on its growth financing. The growth capital was provided by Global Founders Capital (GFC) and Capnamic Ventures. Thus, in addition to its existing investor Flash Ventures, everstox has attracted two further renowned sponsors for the expansion of its digital logistics platform.

Frederik Gärtner Dr. Frederik Gärtner October 27, 2020
SMP advises AniCura on strategic acquisition of small animal center Duisburg-Asterlagen Press

SMP advised AniCura, a European network of veterinary clinics and veterinary practices, on the acquisition of the small animal center Duisburg-Asterlagen. In January 2020, AniCura had already announced the acquisition of the small animal clinics in Ahlen, Neandertal and Haar near Munich.

Dr. Malte Bergmann October 26, 2020

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