July 21, 2017
Accent Equity 2012 and minority sellers divest Akademibokhandeln
Investment fund Accent Equity 2012 has divested its majority stake in Akademibokhandeln Holding AB (publ) to Volati. Other sellers included J.P. Killberg & Son Bokhandelsaktiebolag and Stiftelsen Bokförlaget Natur & Kultur. Management reinvested...
July 20, 2017
Stål & Hyr Group AB has acquired Dennis Maskinuthyrning AB
Stål & Hyr Group AB has acquired Dennis Maskinuthyrning AB Stål & Hyr Group AB (with the investment fund Accent Equity 2012 as a majority owner) has acquired all shares in Dennis Maskinuthyrning AB. Closing of the transaction took place on 14 July...
June 9, 2017
Mannheimer Swartling in Almedalen
Mannheimer Swartling will participate in roundtable and panel discussions in Almedalen 2-9 July. Topics will vary and a selection is: cybersecurity and sanctions, future communications, anti-corruption, sustainability and fair tax litigation. For more in...
April 12, 2017
Mannheimer Swartling partner André Andersson receives honorary doctorate from Stockholm University
Mannheimer Swartling partner André Andersson is awarded an honorary doctorate in law from Stockholm University. André Andersson, who heads Mannheimer Swartling’s Banking and Finance group, has worked for many years with a broad variety of complex financi...
June 21, 2017
Report – EU FDI Screening
Concerns regarding foreign direct investment in the European Union ("EU") are on the rise. Earlier this year, three EU Member States asked the European Commission to draft legislation to screen foreign direct investment ("FDI screening"). Subsequently, th...
June 13, 2017
Report – National Intelligence Law
The draft National Intelligence Law was released by the Chinese National People's Congress on 16 May 2017. In this report, we outline some general observations on the Draft. The law has been officially promulgated on 27 June 2017. Compared to the Draft, t...
May 16, 2017
For China in Sweden
China is stepping up as a global investor. In recent years, Chinese direct investments in Sweden have tripled and are expected to increase further. When Chinese Geely acquired Volvo Cars six years ago, many worried that the new owners would dismantle the...
March 31, 2017
Volatile international trade regulations
International trade with Russia and Iran is currently a hot topic. The EU and US sanctions against both countries are significant to several Swedish companies. In July 2015, President Barack Obama held a speech to the American nation. Together with State...