Weil Advised the Founders of Magnetar Capital on the Sale of a Minority Interest in Magnetar Capital Partners

Weil advised the founders of Magnetar Capital Partners in the sale of a minority equity interest in Magnetar Capital Partners to Blackstone Strategic Capital Holdings Fund, an investment fund managed by Blackstone Alternative Asset Management. The deal closed on May 8, 2015.

The Weil team that advised the founders of Magnetar was led by Executive Partner Barry Wolf and Private Equity partner Harvey Eisenberg. The team also included Tax partner Stanley Ramsay; Private Equity associates Garrett Charon, Peter Milligan, Joseph Santo and Ariel Simon; and Tax associate Jonathan Macke.