23 April 2018
When do you have to disclose your Shareholding in a Swiss Target?
Shareholder Activism Series: A Primer on the Swiss Legal Framework
This blog series puts the spotlight on legal issues relevant to activist shareholders and event-driven institutional investors in Swiss target companies and introduces market participants from abroad to the pillars of Switzerland's legal framework.Read more
12 April 2018
New LMA Green Loan Principles Follow Lead of ICMA Green Bond Principles
The Loan Market Association and the Asia Pacific Loan Market Association published the Green Loan Principles (GLP) in March 2018. The GLP aim to stimulate green labelled lending as a distinct financing methodology by closely following the Green Bond Principles (GBP) of the International Capital Market Association.Read more
12 March 2018
Legal data management within a group
Personal data is increasingly an indispensable basis for the value adding activities of companies. Within a group, personal data is exchanged for various purposes, with data protection requirements applying. Legal data management ideally sets standards for how the entire group of companies processes personal data but this is often difficult to implement in practice. An affected group company should not wait for a possible group decision, but should actively promote legal data management at company level.