Restructuring „Das Traumschiff“, REEDEREI DEILMANN

Sector(s)
Business Services / Consumer
Deal type
Growth / Equity capital / Restructuring
Date
August 2011
Countries involved
Germany

Client

Reederei Deilmann, a German cruise line operator company that also owns the “MS Deutschland”, a five-star cruise liner which features in the TV series “Traumschiff”

Deal

Raising fresh equity to avoid the pending insolvency from Special Situations Investors.

Parties

Lead team

  • Ervin Schellenberg

    Ervin Schellenberg

    Managing Partner Germany
  • Michael Fabich

    Michael Fabich

    Chairman Germany

What we did

Capitalmind was able to identify and solicit interest from several parties within days and completed the transaction with Aurelius who ultimately took a majority stake following a capital increase. In parallel a restructuring agreement could be negotiated with the senior and junior lenders which included German commercial banks and a large German shipyard.

About the deal

Reederei Deilmann, a German cruise line operator company that also owns the “MS Deutschland”, a five-star cruise liner which features in the TV series “Traumschiff”, was looking to source fresh equity to avoid the pending insolvency.