Acquisiton to create one of Monaco’s biggest banks

J Safra Sarasin Hold­ing AG has en­tered into an agree­ment with Credit Su­isse AG re­gard­ing the sale and pur­chase of all the shares of Credit Su­isse SAM Monaco. When the trans­ac­tion will be com­pleted, the com­bined op­er­a­tions shall rank among the largest banks in Monaco.

Walder Wyss is ad­vis­ing J Safra Sarasin Hold­ing AG and Bank J Safra Sarasin AG on both trans­ac­tions. The Walder Wyss team in­cludes Patrick W Vogel, (Part­ner, Cor­po­rate/M&A and Bank­ing & Fi­nance), Adri­ano An­toni­etti (As­so­ci­ate, Cor­po­rate/M&A and Bank­ing & Fi­nance), Michael Isler(Man­ag­ing As­so­ci­ate, IP/IT) and Reto Ja­cobs (Part­ner, An­titrust).