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David Moalem

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Partner. David Moalem provides legal advice to institutional investors, listed enterprises, financial institutions and other market participants about capital market law, investment funds, institutional investors, regulated markets and multilateral trading facilities. He is an expert in takeover bids, prospectuses, buyback programmes, market abuse and ongoing listing requirements, AML, payment services, advice on the establishment, merger and regulation of financial institutions as well as on the establishment, regulation and marketing of investment funds. David is also highly experienced in special procedural law and criminal law having represented a number of listed companies and financial institutions in test cases before the Danish FSA, the Danish Company Appeals Board, the Danish Public Prosecutor for Serious Economic and International Crime and the Danish courts.


English and Hebrew


•Member of the Danish government’s EU Financial Regulation Committee (2007-) •Member of the Danish government's Insider Trading Committee (2005-2010) •Member of the Danish FSA's EBA Forum (2012-) •Member of the Danish FSA's EU Forum (2012-) •Member of the Danish FSA's EU Chairmanship Forum (2011-2012) •Member of the General Council of the Danish Bar and Law Society's expert panel for company and capital markets law (2005-) •Member of the Private Banking Committee of the Danish Society of Financial Analysts (2012-) •Member of Burgundy's Disciplinary Committee (EU Regulated Market and MTF licensed in Sweden) (2008-2013) •Member of GXG Markets Disciplinary Committee (EU Regulated Market and MTF licensed in Denmark) (2011-) •Member of FOCOFIMA's Advisory Board (2011-2013) •Responsible for the Official Certification Programme of the Danish Securities Dealers Association (2005-)


Associate 2006. PhD 2003. Master of Laws 2000.


Banking and finance

Within: Banking and finance

Bech-Bruun’s ‘efficient’ team provides ‘an extremely high level of service’ covering matters including asset finance, acquisition finance and regulatory work. ‘Service-minded’ practice head Morten Krogsgaard advised HSH Nordbank on financing of the Vandel photovoltaic project. David Moalem has been advising a number of Danish financial institutions regarding the implementation of the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFiD II) and the Markets in Financial Instruments Regulation (MiFIR). The team also includes Thomas Thordal Sevelsted and Steen Jensen.

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Capital markets

Within: Leading individuals

David Moalem - Bech-Bruun

Within: Capital markets

Headed by banking and finance partner Morten Krogsgaard, Bech-Bruun continues to be instructed on international and domestic regulatory matters. Steen Jensen advised 3i on a DKK1.5bn public-to-private takeover of BoConcept. David Moalem is recommended.

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