18.03.2024 / Deals & Cases

Deal: Wenger Vieli advised Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank on obtaining a licence as fund manage-ment company for its subsidiary

BLKB Services, a newly established subsidiary of Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank, has obtained a license as a regulated fund management company from the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority FINMA in January 2024. The company is expecting to start offering strategic real estate advisory services by the end of the first quarter of 2024. Moreover, it is preparing the launch of a sustainable BLKB-real estate fund.

Wenger Vieli provided legal advice to BLKB Services on all regulatory aspects in connection with the FINMA licensing procedure as a fund management company and assisted Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank in connection with the establishment of its subsidiary in the areas of corporate, real estate and employment law.

Our team was led by Martin Peyer (Partner, Financial Services/Funds and Asset Management) and included Niklaus Kunz (Senior Associate, Financial Services), Daniel S. Weber (Counsel, Financial Services), Zarah Kronbach (Associate, Financial Services), Noah Strobel (Junior Associate, Financial Services), Roman Heiz (Partner, Real Estate), Nadine Zanetti (Senior Associate, Real Estate), Sophia Hartwig (Associate, Real Estate), Barbara Brauchli Rohrer (Partner, Tax), Patric Eggler (Partner, Tax), Clara Bodemann (Partner, Tax), Claudia Keller (Partner, Data Protection/IP), Marc Walter (Partner, Corporate), Sabine Taxer (Senior Associate, Employment) and Andrea Christen (Associate, Notarial Services).

ContactMartin Peyer +41 58 958 53 53  

Team Involved

Bodemann Clara

Clara
Bodemann

Partner

Brauchli Rohrer Barbara

Barbara
Brauchli Rohrer

Partner

Eggler Patric

Patric
Eggler

Partner

Heiz Roman

Roman
Heiz

Partner

Keller Claudia

Claudia
Keller

Partner

Peyer Martin

Martin
Peyer

Partner

Walter Marc

Marc
Walter

Partner

Weber Daniel S.

Daniel S.
Weber

Counsel

Hartwig Sophia

Sophia
Hartwig

Senior Associate

Kunz Niklaus

Niklaus
Kunz

Senior Associate

Taxer Sabine

Sabine
Taxer

Senior Associate

Zanetti Nadine

Nadine
Zanetti

Senior Associate

Christen Andrea

Andrea
Christen

Associate

Kronbach Zarah

Zarah
Kronbach

Associate