As a FinTech company, you are uncovering new ground, developing a new and innovative product in a heavily regulated sector. We can assist you to navigate the rules, regulations and best practice and provide you with pragmatic advice helping you to advance your project.
PSD2: Impact for Swiss Banks & Fintech Companies
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When developing a new and innovative financial product or service, you will deal with a broad range of questions: “Will I need to obtain a license?”, “Which laws apply to my business and how do I make sure I am compliant?”, “How can I limit my risks when dealing with sensitive matters such as customer data?” Such questions require an integrated approach and sophisticated but pragmatic solutions.
Multidisciplinary international team
Our multidisciplinary team consist of experts who can assist you with all aspects of your business, from incorporating your company and reviewing the tax implications for your business, to regulatory advice on your operations. Our Swiss team works closely together with our teams in the EU, combining knowledge and experience in the other jurisdictions. Therefore, we can also assist you with advice on EU legislation and market access, providing you with more than just a Swiss perspective.
How can we help
Thanks to our integrated approach, we assist you with every aspect of your business: risk assessment with regard to regulatory aspects, strategic advice, product development, drafting contracts, handling complex transactions from inception to closing. We also keep you aware of material changes in the rules and regulations that may affect your business.
JudithRaijmakersAttorney at law Partner
Judith Raijmakers, attorney at law, is a partner in our Zurich and Luxembourg offices. She focusses on finance transactions including acquisition financing, asset financing, real estate and transportation financing, debt (re)structuring and debt issuances.T: +41 43 434 67 00 M: +41 79 870 91 03 E: email@example.com
Sandro Germann is an associate (not admitted to the bar) in our Zurich office. He focusses on corporate and commercial law, banking and finance matters and M&A transactions.T: +41 434 34 67 3 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Andrea HuberAttorney at law Local Partner
Andrea Huber, attorney at law, is a local partner in our Zurich office. She focuses on banking, in particular asset and wealth management, financial services and regulatory, capital markets and derivatives.T: +41 43 434 67 28 M: +41 79 671 30 18 E: email@example.com
LeaHungerbühlerAttorney at law Associate
Lea Hungerbühler, attorney at law, is an associate in our Zurich office. She focusses on Swiss and European Union financial services regulation and in banking and investment law.T: +41 43 434 67 18 M: +41 79 478 35 53 E: firstname.lastname@example.org