Corporate | M&A Assignment

Hamilton acted for MTGx on its acquisition of InnoGames

Hamilton act­ed as lead le­gal ad­vis­er for MTGx International AB, a sub­sidiary of Modern Times Group MTG AB (publ), in con­nec­tion with the ac­qui­si­tion of an ini­tial stake of 35 per cent of the shares in InnoGames GmbH, a glob­al lead­ing de­vel­op­er and pub­lish­er of on­line games with over 150 mil­lion reg­is­tered play­ers from all over the world, from pri­vate eq­ui­ty in­vestor Eight Roads and the founders, with op­tions to in­crease its share­hold­ing fur­ther over time. The trans­ac­tion is strate­gi­cal­ly im­por­tant for MTG as it en­ters a new dig­i­tal busi­ness area, on­line and mo­bile plat­form gam­ing.

Hamilton’s team con­sist­ed of

i.a. Pontus Bergsten, Joachim Funariu, Mats Johnsson, Björn Möller, Simon Hahn and Karolina Jönsson.