Mandate Vinge has advised Sparbanken Skåne

August 14, 2017

Vinge acted as legal adviser in connection with Sparbanken Skåne AB (publ)’s (”Sparbanken Skåne”) establishment of a programme for the issuance of covered bonds in accordance with the Swedish Covered Bonds Issuance Act (SFS 2003:1223).

The programme enables Sparbanken Skåne to continuously issue notes in SEK within a maximum outstanding nominal amount of SEK 30 billion at each time. The borrowing through covered bonds will enable Sparbanken Skåne to increase its presence on the capital market and to diversify its borrowing.

Vinge’s team consisted of partner Louise Brorsson Salomon together with amongst others Josefine Larsson, André Isacson, Lionardo Ojeda and Sara Osman.

Jerker Kjellander is a new partner in Skåne

Dispute resolution expert Jerker Kjellander has been elected as a partner in Vinge’s Skåne office.
November 20, 2020

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