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VINGE ACTED AS SWEDISH COUNSEL IN CONNECTION WITH SANITEC’S REFINANCING

June 28, 2013

Vinge acted as Swedish counsel for the lenders UBS Limited, Deutsche Bank AG, Danske Bank A/S and DNB Bank ASA in connection with the bathroom manufacturer Sanitec’s refinancing through the issue of corporate bonds to a value of EUR 250 million with a maturity date in 2018 and a new revolving credit facility amounting to EUR 50 million. Sanitec will use the funds to repay old loans and provide dividends to the company’s shareholders.

Vinge’s team consisted of responsible partner Fredrik Wilkens and associates Emma Stuart-Beck, Malin Sund, Helena Håkansson and Sabina Börjesson and associate Martin Folke in relation to real estate issues.

The REPowerEU Plan – The EU Commission’s response to the energy market disruptions

On 18 May 2022, the EU Commission presented the REPowerEU Plan in response to the current world-wide energy market disruptions which have been caused by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
May 24, 2022

Sanctions update April 14

Further to our previous sanctions updates Sanctions update March 16, Sanctions Newsletter update 11 of March, Sanctions newsletter of 3 of March, Sanctions newsletter of 25 of February, we herewith provide a further update of recent sanctions developments following Russia’s war against Ukraine:
April 14, 2022

New guidance on sustainability agreements between competitors

On 1 March 2022, the European Commission published draft revised guidelines on co-operation between competitors, together with draft revised block exemption regulations for specialisation agreements and R&D agreements. Unlike the current guidelines, which expire on 31 December 2022, the new guidelines include a chapter on the assessment of so-called sustainability agreements.
April 01, 2022