The M&A Perspective

Legal changes, economic developments, and societal trends in Switzerland and beyond affect deal making and deal shaping in very particular ways. That is why M&A practitioners have a unique perspective on many of these issues.

We are pleased to introduce a concise publication, which regularly provides you with The M&A Perspective on such developments.

Liberal Switzerland Considers State Control of Foreign Investments

05.03.2020

Today, Switzerland is very liberal with respect to foreign investments. Although sector-specific regulations and a merger control regime have been in place for many years, Switzerland has not …

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What is the interest rate after the discontinuation of LIBOR?

24.10.2018

At the end of 2015, we reported on the challenges faced by M&A practitioners due to the odd interest rate environment, in particular when choosing the "right" interest …

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TSB's IT Meltdown – Time to Adjust Your Risk Assessment Matrix?

14.05.2018

In late April of this year, the British bank TSB moved millions of customer accounts from the systems of Lloyds Bank, which has hosted them since TSB was …

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Why "Protecting the Digital Citizen" Matters for Swiss M&A

31.08.2017

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) enters into effect as of 25 May 2018, and due to its broad scope, it will also apply to many Swiss …

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Anti-Corruption Legislation – On the Road to Global Zero-Tolerance?

11.04.2017

Under Swiss law, bribery in a private context used to be an offense which was only prosecuted upon a complaint lodged by a victim. It was not perceived …

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Data Protection Laws in Motion – Challenge for Compliance and Due Diligence

11.04.2017

Data protection is currently at the center of attention. This not only leads to stricter enforcement of current legislation, but also to the adaptation of existing statutes around …

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