Insurance and Financial Regulation
Hamilton’s Insurance and Financial Regulation practice has extensive experience working with financially licensed companies. The team continuously assists insurance and reinsurance companies, insurance intermediaries, payment institutions, securities companies, banks, consumer credit companies and fund companies. The Insurance and Financial Regulation team is hired by Swedish as well as foreign companies who carry out licensed operations in Sweden, either through a subsidiary, cross-border operations or a branch.
Hamilton’s lawyers have experience from both government and companies as well as long experience as advisers in the financial market area. This enables the team to deliver effective, fast and personal advice in the complex environment that the financial market regulation constitutes. The group strives to work cost-effectively and solution-oriented in order to maximize the business benefit for Hamilton’s clients in each assignment.
Hamilton represents and advises clients on a variety of assignments, including:
- Establishment, liquidation and acquisition of financial businesses
- License and supervisory issues
- Cross-border operations to and from Sweden
- Corporate governance
- Marketing and sale of financial instruments and insurance products
- Agreements and disputes within the financial sector
The Insurance and Financial Regulation practice works closely together with Hamilton’s other practices such as Dispute Resolution, Corporate | M&A and Employment with the aim of providing clients with advice that handles all relevant aspects through a single contact. Hamilton also has well-established contacts with leading law firms in Europe, the United States and in other jurisdictions.