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Bech-Bruun, David Moalem, Copenhagen, DENMARK

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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.


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•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.


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David Moalem - Bech-Bruun

Within: Capital markets

Bech-Bruun 'knows the local market well' and provides advice that is 'risk based rather than purely technical in nature' thanks to a 'very responsive and client-focused' practice. Morten Krogsgaard leads the team and is an expert in DCM work; Steen Jensen and David Moalem are also key names to note. In a recent highlight, Krogsgaard advised Nordea Bank on a bond issuance; Jensen also acted for the Ontario Teacher's Pension Plan on the sale of its stake in Copenhagen Airports to ATP and simultaneous purchase of Macquarie's stake, and Moalem assisted NTG with its $108m public tender offer for NeuroSearch.

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