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31 May 2016
SEDLO LAW FIRM ACTS ON LUXEMBOURG FOOTBALL FUND INVESTING INTO GERMAN AND OTHER EUROPEAN PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL CLUBS
SEDLO LAW FIRM has advised QUATTREX-SPORTS AG on the setting-up of a Luxembourg regulated specialized investment fund (SIF) investing into German Bundesliga clubs and other European football clubs.
Quattrex-Sports AG is a major German sport-management company that has been active for years in providing advice and financing to German professional football clubs.
Commenting on the deal, Tobias Schlauch, Board member of Quattrex-Sports AG, said: “For the setting-up of this fund, we have managed to get on board first class investors and first class Luxembourg service providers. It is a perfect fit and everything worked out very well. Now, all practical conditions are there for this fund to be a huge success. ”
Adrian Sedlo, Partner at Sedlo Law Firm said: “For me, this deal was a very special one. It is the first transaction that allowed me to combine my activity as funds lawyer with my former experience in the world of football. All participants are top-notch in their area of practice, so that acting as Luxembourg legal counsel on this deal was a real pleasure.”