Fenwick Represents NextGenVest in Acquisition by CommonBond

Fenwick & West represented NextGenVest, a pioneer in helping Generation Z make knowledgeable financial decisions from high school, through college and beyond, in its acquisition by CommonBond, a leading fintech company that lowers the cost of education through data and technology. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Both NextGenVest and CommonBond share a core value in helping consumers make the best decisions regarding higher education. NextGenVest’s AI-powered financial platform for Generation Z, combined with CommonBond’s digital lending technology and student loan program brings together a powerful blend of products, technology and value for an ever-growing group of consumers as they start their financial lives. More information about NextGenVest’s acquisition by CommonBond can be obtained from the company announcement.

The Fenwick transaction team included corporate lawyers Mark Leahy, Eli Curi, Eugene Karlik and Isaiah Deporto-Plick; executive compensation and employee benefits lawyer Matt Cantor; litigation lawyer Dan McCoy; and tax lawyers Will Skinner and Ora Grinberg.