Mandate Vinge advises on listing of Deutsche Bank’s exchange traded funds on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm

April 20, 2010

Vinge has advised Deutsche Bank in connection with the listing of db x-trackers, Deutsche Bank’s trading platform for exchange traded funds (“ETFs”) on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm. Up to now, 21 ETFs have been listed and are currently being traded on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm.

Vinge also advised during the negotiations with Euroclear Sweden AB regarding clearing and settlement for db x-trackers EFTs prior to trading on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm.

Vinge’s team consisted of Fredrik Wilkens (responsible partner), Ola Sandersson (partner), Dan Hanqvist (clearing and settlement), Maria Schultzberg (tax issues), Emma Stuart-Beck (project manager), Katarina Rykowska, Katarina Rodell and Ulrica Åkesson.

 

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