Mandate Vinge assist KGAL in the acquisition and project financing of the Bäckhammar wind farm

February 07, 2020

Vinge has adviced a fund administrated by KGAL Investment Management GmbH & Co. KG with the acquisition and project financing of the Bäckhammar wind farm. Developed by the Swedish wind power developer Eolus Vind AB (publ), the Bäckhammar wind farm will have a total effect of approximately 130 MW. DNB Bank acted as lender.

The Vinge M&A team was led by Christoffer Thalin (Energy, M&A) who was supported by Mathias Lindquist (Environmental), Philip Åberg (Land, Grid) and Niklas Törnell (M&A).

The Vinge Banking & Finance team was led by Henrik Ossborn (Banking & Finance) who was supported by Fredrik Christiansson (Banking & Finance) and Jack Bengtsson (Banking & Finance).

M&A in Sweden and the impact of COVID-19

We started to see signs of a decrease in M&A activity during Q4 2019 and following a relatively sluggish start to 2020, COVID-19 has had a significant impact on M&A activity in Sweden. In this note we address some of the key observations.
April 07, 2020

Update regarding the implications of Covid-19 for upcoming AGMs

The outbreak of the coronavirus disease has had a significant impact on people and businesses. The situation has also raised questions about the possibility of physical attendance at upcoming AGMs. Due to new temporary legislation and new instructions regarding the interpretation of the Swedish Corporate Governance Code, as well as the authorities’ updated recommendations, Vinge publishes this update regarding companies' alternatives for the upcoming AGMs.
April 03, 2020

Brexit and data protection

The transfer of personal data is of key importance to many businesses. It is an area that is affected by Brexit and companies must consider how to deal with the changes brought upon by the British departure. This note discusses the implications of Brexit for the transfer of personal data and offers guidance to companies and other parties.
April 01, 2020