Broad scope and good experience working on regulatory matters

Chambers and Partners

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
  • Compliance
  • 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.