A third of all private wealth worldwide and a significant proportion of institutional assets are managed by Swiss banks. Innovative financial products guarantee that Switzerland will be able to maintain its leading position in this market.
Our team has a wealth of unique experience and expertise in advising financial services providers and investors. Our professionals offer financial services firms advice on all legal and tax issues relating to financial products, such as collective investment schemes, hedge funds, special purpose vehicles (SPVs), structured products and other derivatives.
Through their active participation in the relevant industry associations, in particular the Swiss Structured Products Association (SVSP), the European Structured Investment Products Association (eusipa) and the Swiss Funds Association (SFA), our lawyers help develop the law in this area and, through their involvement in projects of the Financial Market Supervisory Authority and the Swiss stock exchanges, contribute to shaping relevant legal developments.