Allen & Overy advises JP Morgan Securities about capital increase of ThyssenKrupp

Allen & Overy has advised JP Morgan Securities in connection with the capital increase of ThyssenKrupp, raising gross proceeds of approximately €882.3m (£742m) in a private placement via an accelerated book-building procedure. 

ThyssenKrupp issues 51,448,903 new shares from authorised capital to German and international institutional investors at a price of €17.15 per share. The offering represents approximately 10 per cent of the registered pre-transaction share capital of ThyssenKrupp.

The Allen & Overy team comprises partners Dr Oliver Seiler in international capital markets and Gernot Wagner in US corporate finance, as well as senior associate Dr Camilla Kehler-Weiß and associate David Rath — both in international capital markets.