Mandate Vinge advises Orkla on its divestment of Enter Fonder to Pareto

April 04, 2016

Vinge advises Orkla ASA on the divestment (indirectly) of its shares in Enter Fonder to Pareto AS. The transaction makes Pareto the new majority shareholder of Enter. The transaction is subject to relevant approvals from the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority (Finansinspektionen).

Vinge’s team consists of partner in charge Peter Sundgren (M&A), partner Emma Stuart-Beck (financial regulatory), partner Odile Fallenius and counsel Maria Schultzberg (tax) and associates Oscar Rydén and Louise Nordkvist (M&A).

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