Mandate Vinge advises Industrifonden in conjunction with an investment in Open Payments

August 26, 2020

Vinge has advised Industrifonden in connection with Industrifonden commencing a seed round of EUR 3 million in the fintech company Open Payments.

Existing investors, Brightly Ventures and Luminar Ventures, are also participating in the round. Open Payments is one of the leading Open Banking platforms in the Nordic Region.

Vinge’s team consisted of, among others, Johan Larsson, Isabelle Jengsell, Caroline Krassén and Paulina Malmberg.

Jerker Kjellander is a new partner in Skåne

Dispute resolution expert Jerker Kjellander has been elected as a partner in Vinge’s Skåne office.
November 20, 2020

Amendments to the Swedish Competition Act provide extended powers for the Swedish Competition Authority

Early in 2021, the Swedish Competition Act (2008: 579) will be amended in several important respects. The background to the amendments is Directive (EU) 2019/1 of the European Parliament and of the Council, which aims to harmonize the investigative and sanctioning powers of the European competition authorities in their enforcement of the EU competition rules. Undertakings active in Sweden will be affected by the amendments in several ways.
October 12, 2020