Jackson Walker represented U.S. Global Investors Inc. in its purchase of an additional 15% interest in Galileo Global Equity Advisors Inc.
U.S. Global (NASDAQ: GROW), a San Antonio-based registered investment adviser that specializes in natural resources and emerging markets and domestic and offshore fund manager with an average of $1 billion in assets under management, now owns 65 percent of the issued and outstanding shares of Galileo through its wholly owned subsidiary, U.S. Global Investors (Canada) Ltd.
Jackson Walker partner Stephanie Chandler and associate Nina Kang represented U.S. Global in the successful transaction, which demonstrates the strength of the firm’s Corporate & Securities practice group in meeting the unique needs of public companies in a wide range of matters.