Vinge advises Funnel in conjunction with pre-IPO financing

October 13, 2021

Vinge has advised Funnel and its shareholders in conjunction with a capital procurement of USD 66 million.

The financing round is led in part by the Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund (AP4) and Stena Sessan, although several existing shareholders are also participating in the round. Funnel has developed its own technology within the online marketing sector.

Vinge’s team consisted of, among others, Johan WinnerbladRikard LindahlJoel MagnussonClara SohlbergMikaela Falkner and Mika Jordan.

Vinge hones its offering within capital requirements and risk management in the financial services sector

In order to further strenghthen its service offering within the Banking & Finance and Regulatory practice area, Vinge has formed a team within the capital requirements and risk management in the financial services sector. Torbjörn Jacobsson, whose background includes, among other things, head of risk in the banking sector, has been recruited to lead the group as a senior specialist in relation to issues concerning financial risks and capital requirements.
November 30, 2021

Emelie Svensäter Jerntorp appointed as new partner

Commencing 1 January 2022, Emelie Svensäter Jerntorp will become a partner at Vinge’s Skåne office.
November 19, 2021

Sweden proposes a new law on investment screening which will have significant implications for transactions

Contrary to the situation in many other countries, there are currently only limited possibilities to regulate or prevent foreign direct investments in Sweden that could entail risks to Swedish security interests. Existing regulatory frameworks, such as the Protective Security Act (Sw. Säkerhetsskyddslagen), are limited to certain areas, to certain activities and to specific situations. The final report of the Inquiry of foreign direct investments (Sw. Granskning av utländska direktinvesteringar), published on 1 November 2021, puts forward a proposal for new legislation to address this gap.
November 04, 2021