Mandate Vinge advises when Lendify, a digital lender and one of Sweden’s largest challengers to the banking sector, reaches a billion valuation in conjunction with new capital raising

September 10, 2019

Vinge has advised Lendify AB (publ) (”Lendify”) in connection with the procurement of new capital in an investment round in a total amount of approximately SEK 197 million.

The issue occurs to a valuation of Lendify of approximately SEK 1 billion (prior to the investment). The capital is intended to be used for capital adequacy and future liquidity.

Vinge’s team primarily consisted of partner Jonas Johansson together with, among others, associates Filip Öhrner, Anna Thoms and Hanna Risberg.

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

Vinge contributes to IUMI Eye

International Union of Marine Insurers (IUMI) is preparing for its first web based conference – Stockholm 2020 – of which Vinge is a proud sponsor. In the latest edition of IUMI Eye, published just in time for the conference, Vinge’s Paula Bäckdén and Sweden Insurance’s senior advisor Mikaela Tamm discuss the implications of waiving liability limitations.
September 15, 2020

Vinge – Best law firm for female business lawyers

Vinge has been awarded “Best Nordic Business Law Firm for Women” at the European Women in Business Law Awards which took place in London on 10 September. For the eighth time, Vinge has won the award as the law firm which has been most successful in relation to its gender equality work.
September 10, 2020