Mandate Vinge advises Oriflame in relation to the groups change of domicile from Luxembourg to Switzerland

May 11, 2015

Vinge advises Oriflame in connection with the process of changing the group’s domicile from Luxembourg to Switzerland. As part of this process, Oriflame Holding AG, a wholly owned Swiss subsidiary of Oriflame Cosmetics S.A., has announced a share-for-share exchange transaction. The shares of Oriflame Holding are intended to be listed on the main market of Nasdaq Stockholm.

Erik Sjöman and Dain Hård Nevonen (partners, capital markets & public M&A) and Sabina Börjesson and Joel Wahlberg advise Oriflame. Mattias Schömer (partner, tax) and Tora Hansjons provide tax advice.

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DAC 6 – EU Directive concerning reportable cross‑border tax arrangements

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The importance of continuous focus on compliance procedures in disrupting times

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May 28, 2020