Baker McKenzie attends NYSE Opening Bell with Toroso Investments
Partners Jose Moran (Chair of the Firm's North America Banking, Finance & Major Projects Practice Group), Skip Rankin, Thomas Rice and Steven Canner starting the day at the NYSE with our client Toroso Investments.
We were honored to be part of the opening bell ceremony on Friday, February 23 at the NYSE celebrating the listing of the ETF Industry ETF (NYSE Arca: TETF). Toroso Investments is an innovative partnership between financial thought leaders in the ETF space that have developed a suite of solutions for financial advisors, ETF issuers and other key players in the industry.
This month Steven Canner, Jose Moran and Thomas Rice assisted Global X Management, a NY-based sponsor of ETFs, in its merger with South Korea-based Mirae Asset Global Investments. Financial terms were not disclosed. The agreement sees Mirae Asset picking up 100% of Global X’s fully diluted shares. Our Firm and our Chicago and New York offices have deep experience in asset acquisitions of asset managers, hedge funds and trading firms . Our extensive background and commercial perspectives enabled us to offer unique insights to our clients throughout the transaction.