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Work +46 8 578 450 00
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Mattias Anjou

Tel:
Work +46 8 578 450 00
Email:
Hammarskiöld & Co AB

Work Department

Partner.

Position

Main areas of work are banking & finance, financial regulatory & compliance, securities regulation and capital markets. Mattias experience includes advising on several significant debt and equity finance transactions, including acquisition and real estate finance. He regularly advises banks, securities firms, insurance companies and fund managers with respect to regulatory matters. His background from the financial industry and the Swedish FSA makes him a very capable advisor in relation to clients doing business in the financial sector. Mattias Anjou is partner and Co-Chair of Hammarskiöld’s Banking & Finance practice area.

Career

Trainee, Bure Equity AB (1997-1998), associate and attorney, other Swedish lawfirms (1999-2004), Commercial Manager, Vodafone Sverige AB (2005), in-house legal counsel, HQ Bank (2006-2009). Director, the Securities Markets Law Department of the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority (2009-2013), Member of the Investor Protection and Intermediaries Standing Committee of ESMA (2011-2012). Lecturer in Stock Market Law, University of Stockholm 2011-). Partner in Hammarskiöld & Co (May 2013-).

Languages

Swedish and English.

Member

Re-admitted to the Swedish Bar Association in May 2013.

Education

University of Lund (juris kandidat, LL.M., 1998), University of London, King's College (LL.M. 1999).


Sweden

Banking and finance

Within: Banking and finance

Hammarskiöld & Co AB is regularly instructed by financial institutions as legal counsel on investments in start-ups in Sweden's fintech community; the group also counts several public authorities as clients. Practice head Mattias Anjou assisted mortage lender Hypoteket Bolån Sverige with the establishment and structuring of a securitisation vehicle for the purpose of acquiring residential mortgage loans the client originated. Erik Fahlgren is experienced in acquisition finance matters and specialist counsel Josefin Lindstrand handles regulatory work; Lindstrand joined the team from Clearstone in 2018.

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Insurance

Within: Insurance

The department at Hammarskiöld & Co AB has experience advising on insurance contracts and reinsurance treaties, and assisting with insurance group restructurings; it also acts in insurance and reinsurance litigation. The key contacts are Lars UlrichsMattias Anjou and Per Sundin.

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Legal Developments by:
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    New Swedish closely related party rules for listed companies: On 31 January 2012, the Swedish Securities Council issued a new set of closely related party rules which may have a substantial impact on the business and ownership of listed companies in Sweden. Partners Peder Grandinson and Ulf Grubbström of Hammarskiöld & Co comment on the new rules and possible consequences thereof.
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