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Proteros receives minority investment from private equity firm Inflexion

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Monday, January 9, 2023

MARTINSRIED, Germany and MUNICH, Germany, Jan. 09, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Proteros biostructures GmbH , a leading German-based, founder-led contract research organization focused on early-stage drug discovery today announced that it has received a minority investment from Inflexion, a leading middle-market private equity firm investing in high-growth, entrepreneurial businesses, by way of partnership capital funding.

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  • MARTINSRIED, Germany and MUNICH, Germany, Jan. 09, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Proteros biostructures GmbH , a leading German-based, founder-led contract research organization focused on early-stage drug discovery today announced that it has received a minority investment from Inflexion, a leading middle-market private equity firm investing in high-growth, entrepreneurial businesses, by way of partnership capital funding.
  • Inflexion is a leading mid-market private equity firm which works in partnership with ambitious management teams of high growth, entrepreneurial businesses to accelerate sustainable growth.
  • Funds advised by Inflexion Private Equity Partners LLP have funds under management of c.£7.1bn.
  • Dr. Torsten Neuefeind, founder and CEO of Proteros, said: “I am excited to have Inflexion on board as a partner.

EQS-News: Vectron Systems AG: Vectron takes over acardo

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Sunday, January 22, 2023

Münster, December 30, 2022: Vectron Systems AG (Vectron), a leading provider of intelligent, digitized POS systems consisting of hardware, software and cloud services, with a focus on the food service and bakery industries, today acquired 100% of acardo group ag as well as 100% of acardo activation GmbH (together acardo).

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  • Münster, December 30, 2022: Vectron Systems AG (Vectron), a leading provider of intelligent, digitized POS systems consisting of hardware, software and cloud services, with a focus on the food service and bakery industries, today acquired 100% of acardo group ag as well as 100% of acardo activation GmbH (together acardo).
  • For example, 20 years ago the company introduced electronic coupon clearing in Germany for the first time and connected various checkout systems in the process.
  • Most recently, acardo has been able to benefit from the increasing digitization in the retail sector.
  • With Vectron, we have the best partner to quickly introduce our couponing solutions in these industries, which are new to us.

EQS-News: Possible consequential effect of the notification by BaFin regarding the former investment Voltabox AG

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Sunday, January 22, 2023

paragon GmbH & Co. KGaA still held approximately 60% of the shares in Voltabox AG in the 2019 financial year.

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  • paragon GmbH & Co. KGaA still held approximately 60% of the shares in Voltabox AG in the 2019 financial year.
  • Due to the resulting full consolidation of Voltabox AG, paragon GmbH & Co. KGaA has consolidated the figures provided by Voltabox AG at the time into the consolidated financial statements of paragon GmbH & Co. KGaA's consolidated financial statements in 2019 without the possibility of reviewing them.
  • Therefore, the management of paragon GmbH & Co. KGaA assumes a possible consequential effect for the consolidated financial statements of paragon GmbH & Co. KGaA, even though BaFin has currently not issued any error findings in this regard.
  • As is known, paragon GmbH & Co. KGaA has completely divested itself of the shares in Voltabox AG in 2021.

EQS-News: LEON successfully completes development of its innovative reactor for more efficient production of lipid nanoparticles

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Sunday, January 22, 2023

With all prerequisites set for serial production, the proprietary reactor will now provide excellent inter-device reproducibility of nanoparticle features.

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  • With all prerequisites set for serial production, the proprietary reactor will now provide excellent inter-device reproducibility of nanoparticle features.
  • Christian Nafe, CFO of LEON, commented: “The results of our reactor studies strongly support that LEON has reached an important milestone in product development and is well on its way towards commercialization.
  • Consequently, we can measure excellent data in terms of particle size reproducibility and distribution,” added Dr. Frank Stieneker, CSO of LEON.
  • Please contact us via e-mail or LinkedIn to set up a meeting with CFO Christian Nafe and advisor Dr. Klaus Binder.

EQS-News: Amprion awards converter stations to Siemens Energy und Dragados Offshore – LanWin1 and LanWin3 to be greatly accelerated

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Sunday, January 22, 2023

Amprion Offshore GmbH has awarded Siemens Energy and Dragados Offshore to build the converter stations for the LanWin1 and LanWin3 offshore grid connection systems.

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  • Amprion Offshore GmbH has awarded Siemens Energy and Dragados Offshore to build the converter stations for the LanWin1 and LanWin3 offshore grid connection systems.
  • The plans provide for LanWin1 to go into operation as early as 2029 instead of 2031 and for LanWin3 as early as 2030 instead of 2033.
  • That is why we are very pleased to have won two partners in Siemens Energy and Dragados Offshore who can implement our converters quickly and reliably," says Peter Barth, managing director of Amprion Offshore GmbH.
  • With the 2 gigawatt converters, Amprion is entering the new performance class of offshore grid connection systems.

EQS-News: Neon Equity AG: Upcoming stock exchange debut and public offering

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Sunday, January 22, 2023

Frankfurt am Main, 9 January 2023 – Neon Equity AG ("NEON", ISIN DE000A3DW408) (formerly: TO-Holding GmbH) is about to make its stock exchange debut on the Open Market of the Düsseldorf Stock Exchange in the Primary Market trading segment.

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  • Frankfurt am Main, 9 January 2023 – Neon Equity AG ("NEON", ISIN DE000A3DW408) (formerly: TO-Holding GmbH) is about to make its stock exchange debut on the Open Market of the Düsseldorf Stock Exchange in the Primary Market trading segment.
  • The public offering will be transacted via the stock exchange and will take place exclusively in the Federal Republic of Germany.
  • In the event of an acquisition of shares via a stock exchange, the offering price corresponds to the respective stock exchange price within the meaning of § 24 of the German Stock Exchange Act (BörsG), which is based on supply and demand.
  • An acquisition of the shares within the scope of the public offering will be made in accordance with the Conditions for Transactions on the Düsseldorf Stock Exchange, the Terms and Conditions for the Open Market on the Düsseldorf Stock Exchange as well as in accordance with the provisions of the Stock Exchange Rules and Regulations pertaining to Trading, including the implementing provisions issued by the Executive Board of the Düsseldorf Stock Exchange.

EQS-News: BSI continues its strategic growth trajectory and acquires leading provider of electronic signature solutions in the insurance industry «inSign»

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Sunday, January 22, 2023

CRM and marketing automation manufacturer BSI acquires inSign, provider of digital signature solutions in the German insurance industry.

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  • CRM and marketing automation manufacturer BSI acquires inSign, provider of digital signature solutions in the German insurance industry.
  • InSign will be released from the overall company iS2 AG, a subsidiary of the insurance group die Bayerische, and will become part of the BSI Group.
  • «With this acquisition, we are strengthening our banking and insurance sectors in the DACH region and are consistently continuing our strategic growth trajectory,» says BSI CEO Markus Brunold.
  • Martin Hierhager, previously Member of the Management Board of the inSign business unit within iS2 AG, is moving to BSI with his entire team.

EQS-News: Medios AG: Successful completion of the acquisition of bbw – Significant expansion of compounding volume

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Sunday, January 22, 2023

Berlin, January 10, 2023 – Medios AG ("Medios"), the leading provider of Specialty Pharma Solutions in Germany, has successfully completed the acquisition of the pharmaceutical manufacturing company Blisterzentrum Baden-Württemberg GmbH ("bbw").

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  • Berlin, January 10, 2023 – Medios AG ("Medios"), the leading provider of Specialty Pharma Solutions in Germany, has successfully completed the acquisition of the pharmaceutical manufacturing company Blisterzentrum Baden-Württemberg GmbH ("bbw").
  • bbw will be included in the scope of consolidation of Medios AG as a wholly-owned subsidiary as of January 1, 2023 and will thus be fully consolidated for the entire financial year 2023.
  • The German Federal Cartel Office had given Medios clearance for the intended acquisition on December 1, 2022.
  • On November 22, 2022, Medios AG had entered into a purchase agreement for the acquisition of bbw and agreed on a cooperation in the field of sterile manufacturing with Apotheken für Spezialversorgungen OHG.

EQS-News: Proteros receives minority investment from private equity firm Inflexion

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Sunday, January 22, 2023

Martinsried/Munich, Germany – January 9, 2023 – Proteros biostructures GmbH , a leading German-based, founder-led contract research organization focused on early-stage drug discovery today announced that it has received a minority investment from Inflexion, a leading middle-market private equity firm investing in high-growth, entrepreneurial businesses, by way of partnership capital funding.

Key Points: 
  • Martinsried/Munich, Germany – January 9, 2023 – Proteros biostructures GmbH , a leading German-based, founder-led contract research organization focused on early-stage drug discovery today announced that it has received a minority investment from Inflexion, a leading middle-market private equity firm investing in high-growth, entrepreneurial businesses, by way of partnership capital funding.
  • Inflexion is a leading mid-market private equity firm which works in partnership with ambitious management teams of high growth, entrepreneurial businesses to accelerate sustainable growth.
  • Funds advised by Inflexion Private Equity Partners LLP have funds under management of c.£7.1bn.
  • Dr. Torsten Neuefeind, founder and CEO of Proteros, said: "I am excited to have Inflexion on board as a partner.

EQS-News: Vantage Towers' Management Board and Supervisory Board recommend the acceptance of the voluntary public takeover offer of Oak Holdings GmbH

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Sunday, January 22, 2023

1 of the German Securities Acquisition and Takeover Act (Wertpapiererwerbs- und Übernahmegesetz – “WpÜG”) regarding the voluntary public takeover offer of Oak Holdings GmbH to all shareholders of Vantage Towers.

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  • 1 of the German Securities Acquisition and Takeover Act (Wertpapiererwerbs- und Übernahmegesetz – “WpÜG”) regarding the voluntary public takeover offer of Oak Holdings GmbH to all shareholders of Vantage Towers.
  • The Management Board and the Supervisory Board of Vantage Towers consider the offer price of €32.00 per Vantage Towers share to be fair and reasonable within the meaning of Section 31 para.
  • Furthermore, the Management Board and the Supervisory Board welcome the economic and strategic intentions of Oak Holdings GmbH as stated in the offer document.
  • Please kindly note that only the Joint Reasoned Statement of the Management Board and the Supervisory board is authoritative.