• "Offers in-depth expertise encompassing acquisition finance, restructuring and leveraged and syndicated loans."

     

    Chambers Europe 2015

  • "Clear and well-structured communication."

     

    Legal 500 2013

  • "The team is extremely knowledgeable about the core legal principles."

     

    Client in IFLR1000 2015

  • "A well-trained, hard-working, and disciplined team."

     

    Client in Chambers Europe 2013

  • "Has specialists for all relevant deal aspects."

     

    The Legal 500 2015

  • "Adept at handling cross-border mandates."

     

    Chambers Europe 2015

  • "Works efficiently and tirelessly in support of the client."

     

    Client in IFLR1000 2015

  • "They provide business-oriented advice combined with very short response times."

     

    Client in Legal 500 2017

  • "A first choice for complex finance matters."

     

    Legal 500 2013

  • "We do not just get the law but practical advice that can be used."

     

    Client in Chambers Europe 2015

  • "Efficient and timely service."

     

    Legal 500 2013

  • "One of the most prominent and highly respected banking and finance departments in Switzerland."

     

    Chambers Europe 2013

  • "The lawyers are extremely responsive, technically strong and very well connected."

     

    Client in Chambers Europe 2015

  • "Is particularly nimble and creative in devising solutions to complex questions or issues."

     

    Client in IFLR1000 2015

  • "The team is praised for its strength in depth and its commercially oriented approach."

     

    Chambers Europe 2013

  • "A well-trained, hard-working, and disciplined team."

     

    Client in Chambers Europe 2013

  • "Efficient, pragmatic and friendly."

     

    Client in IFLR1000 2015

  • "The service provided by the team has been truly first rate and excellent all around."

     

    Client in IFLR1000 2015

  • "Excellent team in Zürich with additional offices in Geneva, Lugano and Zug."

     

    Chambers Europe 2016

  • "Deep bench of experts advising Swiss and foreign financial institutions and borrowers on a range of transactional and regulatory matters."

     

    Chambers Europe 2016

  • "The team has first-class knowledge."

     

    Client in Legal 500 2017

 

 

 

Financing

 

Bär & Karrer's finance team advises banks and other financial institutions and companies on domestic and cross-border financing transactions across a wide range of industries.

 

Our experience of acting not only for arranging banks and lenders but also for borrowers, issuers and private equity sponsors enables us to provide professional, efficient and timely advice to all parties of a financing transaction.

 

  • Acquisition finance (including equity and debt capital market transactions)
  • Leveraged finance
  • Syndicated finance
  • Real estate finance
  • Convertible and high yield bonds
  • Financial structuring
  • Asset finance

 

 

 

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A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P R S T V W Z

Deals & Cases

07.11.2018
Bär & Karrer Advises Midwinter Capital on the Acquisition of Rothschild & Co's Trust Business more »
22.10.2018
Bär & Karrer Advises the Sellers on the Sale of Variosystems more »
28.09.2018
Bär & Karrer Advises SIG Combibloc Group as Issuer and Onex as Selling Shareholder on the IPO of SIG and on the Migration of the Holding Company from Luxembourg to Switzerland more »
more deals & cases

Publications

Swiss reaction to possible expiry of EU equivalence assessment for Swiss stock exchange regulation
Bahar Rashid / Truffer Roland,

Bär & Karrer Briefing December 2018

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Retrocessions: Criminal Consequences of Non Disclosure
Bahar Rashid / Conrad Hari Aurélie / Garbarski Andrew M.,

Bär & Karrer Briefing September 2018

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ICO financing for startups
Flühmann Daniel / Seiler Philippe,

IFLR Magazine April 2018

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more publications

Speaking Engagements

Compliance Officers Meeting of SACO
Hsu Peter / Bahar Rashid,

Rahn & Bodmer Co., 29.11.2018, Zürich

FIDLEG & FINIG
Bahar Rashid / Hsu Peter,

Bär & Karrer Breakfast Meeting, 8. November 2018, Zürich

Handel mit OTC Derivaten
Peyer Martin,

St. Galler Family Office Forum, 21. Juni 2018, Zürich

more speaking engagements