Corestar Partners was founded in 2013 and is a corporate finance boutique focused on the payment services sector
The exclusive focus on the Payment Service Sector provides us with a unique knowledge and experience of companies, investors and transactions within this industry
This positioning combined with our track record of executing deals in the payment services industry endows us to serve payment companies with national and international growth ambitions
Corestar’s team has worked together at NIBC Bank and has built up and established the payment service sector for the Bank in Europe
To date, the team has advised on and/or financed numerous high profile mandates in the payment services industry
Through its long-lasting activity in advising and financing of payment services companies, the team has built up an outstanding international network of financial and strategic investors as well as entrepreneurs and founders read more
We provide corporate finance advisory services with a focus on mergers & acquisitions and private equity / venture capital placements
Mandates range from M&A advisory, capital raising to debt advice and financing of growth companies in the payment services as well as related sectors
Through our long-lasting activity in advising and financing of payment companies, we have built up an outstanding international network of financial and strategic investors as well as entrepreneurs and founders
Corestar Partners advises the founders of Heidelpay on the majority sale to AnaCap Financial Partners
AnaCap Financial Partners (“AnaCap”), the specialist European financial services private equity firm, has announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire a controlling stake in Heidelpay, a leading German online payment service provider (PSP). As part of the...
Corestar Partners advises Advent International and Bain Capital Private Equity on the acquisition of Concardis
Advent International and Bain Capital Private Equity (the “Consortium”) announced that they have signed a definitive agreement to acquire Concardis GmbH, a leading German payment service provider, from a group of German private banks, co-operative banks, savings banks...
UPG PLC (“UPG”, the “Company”, www.upg.co.uk) is a highly innovative UK base online payment services company. Established in 1998, UPG's core competencies, combined with industry sector knowledge have enabled the company to deliver significant value to Retailers and...