Mandate Vinge advises Veoneer in connection with its USD 600 million capital raise

May 23, 2019

Veoneer, Inc. (“Veoneer”) has completed a USD 600 million capital raise, consisting of two concurrent offerings of USD 420 million of shares of common stock and USD 180 million aggregate principal amount of convertible senior notes due 2024.

Veoneer is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE:VNE) and on Nasdaq Stockholm (SSE: VNE SDB). 

Vinge advises Veoneer in relation to Swedish law. Vinge’s team mainly consist of Göran Nyström, Erik Sjöman, Malte Hedlund, Astrid Isberg, Stephanie Stiernstedt, Viktor Bergsten and Anders Sundin Lundberg. Maria Schultzberg advises on tax issues. 
 

Sanctions round-up

Not long time ago sanctions were a rare occurrence which only involved obscure products and countries, and which were decided by the members of the United Nations Security Council. Today, the European Union and, in particular, the United States, impose sanctions and other trade restrictions with high frequency which have the potential to affect any type of transaction. Below you will find a summary of some recent developments.
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EU Commission criticizes Sweden for its application of the rules on combined transports

Through a formal notice to Sweden, the European Commission has criticized the inadequate application of Directive 92/106/ECC on common rules for certain forms of combined transport of goods between Member States (the “Combined Transports Directive”). The notice mainly concerns the Swedish Transport Agency's application of the term "nearest suitable railway station"
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