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Ludwig & Co. awarded as Boutique Advisory Firm of the Year 2018

Frankfurt am Main, August 21, 2018 Ludwig & Co. is delighted to again be awarded Boutique Advisory Firm of the Year by Finance Monthly Magazine. Every year, the Finance Monthly M&A Awards recognize and celebrate the achievements of dealmakers, management teams, financiers and professional advisers who, over the 12 months, have demonstrated their deal making excellence when working on some of the most important deals across the globe. As a leading industry publication, Finance Monthly reports on hundreds of transactions, which makes us ideally placed to observe the sector and the...

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Ludwig & Co. advised Agrartest on its sale to Eurofins Scientific

Frankfurt am Main, 6 July 2018 The owners of Agrartest GmbH sold their interest in the Company to Eurofins Agroscience Services Germany Holding GmbH – part of Eurofins Scientific S.A. The parties agreed not to disclose details of the transaction. The transaction closed 2 July 2018. Ludwig & Co. acted as M&A advisor. DEAL TEAM Dr. Thomas Ludwig (Managing Director) Hendrik Becker (Managing Director) Thomas Ruland (Vice President) Alexander Hix (Analyst) About Agrartest Agrartest is one of the leading service providers in the field of agricultural field studies in Germany....

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Ludwig & Co. finishes 2017 as one of the Top 10 Investment Banks for the German mid cap market

Frankfurt am Main, 07 February 2018 Throughout 2017 Ludwig & Co. demonstrated its leading position as an independent advisor for the German “Mittelstand”. The renowned industry agency Thomson Reuters ranked Ludwig & Co. amongst the Top 10 Investment Banks in this segment while Mergermarket saw the Boutique on 11th position in its annual ranking for M&A advisors with deal sizes up to $750m. Source: Thomson Reuters Source: Mergermarket Dr. Thomas Ludwig, founder of Ludwig & Co., commented on the results: “Since founding Ludwig & Co. 5 years ago this is an...

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Ludwig & Co. advised CK Corporate Finance on its acquisition of Hasseröder and Diebels

Frankfurt am Main, 18 January 2018 Ludwig & Co. advised CK Corporate Finance – the acquisition vehicle of the Deistler Family Office – on its acquisition of the Hasseroeder and Diebels beer brands and associated breweries from AB InBev in two separate transactions. The parties agreed not to disclose details of the transactions. The transactions are expected to be completed in the first half of 2018. The closing is subject to the satisfactory completion of a number of conditions. Ludwig & Co. acted as M&A advisor. DEAL TEAM Dr. Thomas Ludwig (Managing Director) Hendrik...

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Ludwig & Co. awarded as Boutique Advisory Firm of the Year

Frankfurt am Main, August 3, 2017 Ludwig & Co. is delighted to be awarded Boutique Advisory Firm of the Year by Finance Monthly Magazine. Every year Finance Monthly M&A Awards recognise and celebrate the achievements of dealmakers, management teams, financiers and professional advisers who, over the 12 months, have demonstrated their deal making excellence when working on some of the most important deals across the globe. Finance Monthly’s research department has spent the past several months carefully researching and identifying some of the most respected individuals and...

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Ludwig & Co. advised Hellmann Worldwide Logistics on the sale of pco

Frankfurt am Main, 28 July 2017 Ludwig & Co. advised Hellmann Worldwide Logistics GmbH & Co. KG on the sale of pco Personal Computer Organisation GmbH & Co. KG. The parties agreed not to disclose details of the transaction. DEAL TEAM Dr. Thomas Ludwig (Managing Director) Hendrik Becker (Managing Director) Thomas Ruland (Vice President) Alexander Hix (Analyst) About Hellmann Worldwide Logistics Hellmann Worldwide Logistics GmbH & Co. KG provides logistics services in Germany. It offers transportation solutions by road, rail, air, and sea; contract logistics for...

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