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Vinge advises Ikano Bank AB

May 13, 2013

Vinge has advised Ikano Bank AB (publ) in connection with its acquisition of credit operations from Ikano Financial Services Ltd. The purchase included a credit and loan portfolio of approximately GBP 250 million. The acquisition signals Ikano Bank’s entry into the UK market. The Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority has consented to the acquisition.

Vinge’s team consisted of responsible partner Fredrik Wilkens together with associates Emma Stuart-Beck and Ulrica Åkesson.  

Guidance judgment on the criminal liability for ordering a cabotage transport

The ordering of a road transport made by one of the largest freight forwarders in Sweden has been considered in accordance with the conditions for legal cabotage transports through a decision from the Court of Appeal over Skåne and Blekinge. The Court of Appeal, thus, changes the District Court’s judgment and acquits the freight forwarder. The central issue in the case was how the number of cabotage transports should be calculated.
May 07, 2021

The Scope of Work According to AB 04

One of the most important parts of a construction agreement is the part where the scope of work is defined. There is a major difference between finding scope of work issues early in a construction project, instead of later during the execution phase.
May 04, 2021

A shift in EU merger control policy and practice could affect deal certainty and create opportunities for complainants

The European Commission is expanding its control of mergers and acquisitions within the existing legal framework, allowing national authorities to refer a transaction they do not have jurisdiction over for review in Brussels.
April 26, 2021