BDK Advokati advised Mr. Aleksandar Jojić, a minority shareholder of Balkan Bet, on the acquisition of 49% of share capital of Merkur Gaming Slots d.o.o. Belgrade from adp Gauselmann GmbH. This acquisition is a final step in the global transaction agreed between Mr. Jojić and adp Gauselmann GmbH in which Merkur Gamig Slots also acquired from Mr. Jojić 51% of share capital of Balkan Bet.
Merkur Gaming Slots is a household name in land-based gaming products like games, slot cabinets and progressive jackpots systems. Balkan Bet is a popular betshop in Serbia, with over 120 outlets and over 900 employees.
The deal was closed on 10 September 2018 upon the approval of the Serbian Competition Commission.