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

     

    Client in Chambers Europe 2015

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

     

    Chambers Europe 2013

  • "Extremely proactive."

     

    Legal 500 2014

  • "Detailed and solutions-oriented advice."

     

    Client in Who's Who Legal 2015

  • "Exemplary reputation in the market for excellence and achievement."

     

    Client in Who's Who Legal 2016

  • "Extremely knowledgeable."

     

    Client in Who's Who Legal 2016

 

 

 

Fintech

 

We have been advising technology driven solutions and providers in the financial services sector for several years. Our clients span a broad range from early stage start-ups to well established financial institutions such as banks, insurers, funds, payment systems and other infrastructure or service providers with focus on Fintech related initatives.

Our Fintech team understands the challenges of each growth phase, whether you are developing, investing or looking into protecting financial technology.

 

  • Digital payment channels
  • Financing
  • Initial coin offerings/token generating events
  • Trading platforms for crypto-currencies, virtual currencies and tokenized assets
  • Compliance development related to platforms and digital processes
  • Online platforms for robo advice, consumer loans and peer-to-peer lending
  • Data protection and information security
  • Technology licensing and procurement

 

 

 

Key Contact


 

Team Leaders


 

Team Members

Paolo Ader

Associate

Sandro Fehlmann

Associate

Dr. Joel Fischer

Associate

Salvatore Iacangelo

COO and Chief Digital Officer

Tobias A. Kallenbach

Jurist, Legal Engineer

Dr. Martin Peyer

Associate

Selina Ragaz

Trainee

Daniel Raun

Associate

Micha Schilling

Associate

David Weimann

Associate

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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

02.03.2018
Bär & Karrer Advised HQLAx on the first Live Securities Lending Transaction Using R3's Corda Blockchain Platform more »
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Publications

ICO financing for startups
Flühmann Daniel / Seiler Philippe,

IFLR Magazine April 2018

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Fintech outlook 2018
Flühmann Daniel / Hsu Peter,

IFLR Magazine March 2018

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Swiss Financial Regulator FINMA Releases Regulatory Guidelines for Initial Coin Offerings (ICO)
Flühmann Daniel / Stupp Eric / Hsu Peter / Bahar Rashid / Peyer Martin,

Bär & Karrer Briefing February 2018

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more publications

Speaking Engagements

ICO – eine neue Form von IPO aus rechtlicher Sicht
Reutter Thomas / Iacangelo Salvatore,

Swiss Legal Tech, 3. Oktober 2017, Zürich

FinTech: Fallstudien und Schlaglichter
Fischer Joel,

Referat an der Tagung «Vermögensverwaltung und Anlageberatung», SIX ConventionPoint, 23. Juni 2017, Zürich

Fintech: Fallstudien und Schlaglichter
Stupp Eric / Fischer Joel,

(Veranstalter: Institut für Rechtswissenschaft und Rechtspraxis, Universität St. Gallen), 23. Juni 2017, St. Gallen

more speaking engagements