Nabbe Investments acquires majority stake in TMS Brokers S.A.

Nabbe Investments S.

First Published by e-Forex News: July, 2012

Mariusz Potaczala

Mariusz Potaczala 

Nabbe Investments S.a.r.l. (“Nabbe”) has announced the completion of its public tender offer, with the acquisition of a 62.68% stake in Dom Maklerski TMS Brokers S.A. (“TMS Brokers”). Nabbe has announced its intention to de-list TMS Brokers from trading on NewConnect, the alternative trading platform of the Warsaw Stock Exchange. Nabbe, together with Mariusz Potaczala, founder and CEO of TMS Brokers, and other key investors, have entered into a Shareholders’ Agreement covering cooperation in the strategic development of TMS Brokers. “We are very excited to partner with Nabbe in the development of TMS Brokers. Nabbe brings a level of business expertise and access to funding that will be important over the next several years”, commented Mariusz Potaczala. Nabbe is a subsidiary of Nabbe Holdings GP, an investment vehicle of a group of experienced individual investors who have obtained financial support from PineBridge New Europe Partners II, L.P., a private equity fund, which invests exclusively in Central and Eastern Europe, and is managed by PineBridge Investments. PineBridge Investments is an independent investment manager based in New York with U.S. $67 billion in assets under management as of March 31, 2012. TMS Brokers is regulated by the Polish KNF and has been listed on NewConnect since January 18, 2011.