DLA Piper advises C3 EOS VC I Fund on investment into Swiss Fintech Stableton
DLA Piper has advised German technology investor C3 EOS VC I Fund on its investment into Swiss Fintech platform Stableton Financial AG (Stableton). The funding round also included TX Ventures, the VC arm of Swiss media company TX Group, and existing investor DEWB, a German private equity firm focusing on digital finance investments. With this investment, Stableton is closing its CHF 15 million Series A funding round.
Stableton offers an alternative investment Fintech platform for qualified and institutional investors who seek exposure to top-tier alternative investments, in particular venture capital deals and portfolios. Stableton will use the funds to scale operations in Switzerland, broaden its technological offering and available investment structures, as well as expand internationally over the coming months.
C3 Management GmbH is an asset management company focused on managing venture funds which invest in blockchain technology companies worldwide. C3‘s mission is, among other things, to accelerate growth, development and especially adoption of EOSIO-based blockchains and the EOSIO software. Towards this mission, C3 manages the C3 EOS VC I Fund, which is partly funded by Block.one and offers developers and entrepreneurs the funding they need to create community-driven businesses leveraging EOSIO. C3 EOS VC I Fund, located in Frankfurt, Germany, focuses on early and growth stage technology companies.
The DLA Piper team was led by partner Simon Vogel and also included associate Oliver Schmidt (both Corporate/Private Equity, Munich).