Mandate Vinge represents OMX in the creation of the world’s foremost securities exchange and technology company

May 29, 2007

Vinge is representing OMX in the recommended merger between OMX and NASDAQ that was announced today. This merger will be implemented through a public offer to purchase all the shares of OMX in return for cash and shares of NASDAQ. The offer is based on an evaluation of OMX at SEK 25.1 billion.

Vinge’s team includes Göran Nyström, Erik Sjöman, Maria-Pia Midenbäck, Dain Nevonen, Dan Hanqvist, Johan Karlsson, Kanja Berg, Christian Lindhé, Mattias Schömer and Maria Schultzberg.

Compliance policies and dawn raid manuals should be revised in light of amendments to the Swedish Competition Act

As previously described, the Swedish Competition Act (2008:579) will be amended in several important respects on 4 February 2021. We recommend that you revise your current compliance policies and manuals for dawn raids to ensure adherence with the new rules.
November 25, 2020

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