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Cross-border mergers after Brexit with Switzerland
  • Bär & Karrer
  • Switzerland, United Kingdom, European Union
  • December 10 2018

Switzerland is not part of the EEA and Directive (EU) 20171132 relating to certain aspects of company law(codification) does not apply in


Financial crime in Switzerland: overview
  • Bär & Karrer
  • Switzerland
  • December 10 2018

Fraud, in general terms, is governed by Article 146 of the Swiss Criminal Code (SCC). There are no specific statutory provisions dealing with


Swiss reaction to possible expiry of EU equivalence assessment for Swiss stock exchange regulation
  • Bär & Karrer
  • Switzerland, European Union
  • December 7 2018

On 30 November 2018, the Swiss Federal Council passed an ordinance designed to remedy the possible expiry, at the end of this year, of the EU


Tax on Inbound Investment
  • Bär & Karrer
  • USA, United Kingdom, OECD, European Union
  • November 28 2018

The acquisition of shares (share deal) in exchange for cash or shares does not generally affect the target company itself (there are certain


Business crime and investigations in Switzerland
  • Bär & Karrer
  • Switzerland
  • November 27 2018

A Q&A guide to business crime in Switzerland. The Q&A gives a high level overview of matters relating to corporate manslaughter, environmental and


FinSAFinIA: Impact on Offering Foreign Collective Investment Schemes into Switzerland
  • Bär & Karrer
  • Switzerland
  • November 15 2018

On 15 June 2018, the Swiss Parliament adopted the Swiss Financial Services Act (FinSA) and the Swiss Financial Institutions Act (FinIA). On 24


International Briefings
  • Bär & Karrer
  • Switzerland
  • November 15 2018

The Swiss Debt Enforcement and Bankruptcy Act (DEBA) allows the initiation of debt enforcement proceedings before a court becomes involved. A


New Rules on Prospectus and Key Information Document
  • Bär & Karrer
  • Switzerland
  • November 15 2018

On 15 June 2018, the Swiss Parliament adopted the Swiss Financial Services Act (FinSA) and the Swiss Financial Institutions Act (FinIA). On 24


Inbound Cross-border Financial Services under FinSA and FinIA
  • Bär & Karrer
  • Switzerland
  • November 15 2018

On 15 June 2018, the Swiss Parliament adopted the Swiss Financial Services Act (FinSA) and the Swiss Financial Institutions Act (FinIA). On 24


Portfolio Managers, Trustees, and Managers of Collective Assets under FinIA the Dawn of a New Age
  • Bär & Karrer
  • Switzerland
  • November 15 2018

On 15 June 2018, the Swiss Parliament adopted the Swiss Financial Services Act (FinSA) and the Swiss Financial Institutions Act (FinIA). On 24