Mandate Vinge has assisted Cavotec in connection with listing and admission to trading on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm

October 21, 2011

Cavotec is a global engineering group, supplying innovative and environmentally friendly systems to the ports and maritime, airports, mining and tunnelling and general industry sectors.

Cavotec MSL Holdings Ltd has been listed on the New Zealand Exchange since 2007. In April 2011, the shareholders of Cavotec MSL Holdings Ltd voted in favour of a so called Scheme of Arrangement in order to move the domicile of Cavotec to Switzerland with a new parent company, Cavotec SA. The Board of Directors of Cavotec SA has subsequent to the decision applied for and received approval for listing of Cavotec SA’s shares on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm.

The objective of the listing on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm is to locate the company closer to its main markets and to access a stronger and broader investor base. The last day of trading in the Cavotec MSL Holding Ltd share on the New Zeeland Exchange was 26 September 2011 and the first day of trading in the Cavotec SA share on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm was 19 October 2011.

Vinge’s team has primarily consisted of Göran Nyström, Jesper Schönbeck and Joakim Hagberg and, as regards tax law, Maria Doeser.

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