Mandate Vinge has advised Ventech in connection with their investment in Mindler

April 14, 2020

Vinge has advised Ventech, a leading Seed & Series A-focused European venture capital firm, in connection with their investment in Mindler, Sweden’s largest digital service for mental health.

The series A round, which raised EUR 8 million, was led by Ventech and co-led by Schibsted Growth. The funds raised will be used to accelerate Mindler’s European expansion and to reinforce the startup’s organizational growth and platform development.
 
Vinge’s team consisted of Johan Larsson, Maria Dahlin Kolvik, Karl-Hugo Engdahl and Elsie Nassar.

 

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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