Daniel Flühmann

Bär & Karrer - Switzerland



+41 58 261 56 08

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Daniel Flühmann's practice focuses on banking, insurance and financial market laws as well as on the area of collective investment schemes. He assists Swiss and foreign banks, investment managers, securities firms as well as insurance companies and other financial services providers in regulatory and contract law matters and in the context of licence application proceedings before the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority FINMA.

A special focus of Daniel Flühmann's work lies on fintech, advising both financial innovators and established market participants. Furthermore, he advises clients on general corporate and commercial matters as well as on M&A transactions.

Daniel Flühmann has authored various publications in his areas of expertise and regularly speaks on topics in the area of financial services at expert conferences.

  • Advised Benevity on the Acquisition of Alaya
  • Advised Swiss Life on the Acquisition of elipsLife from Swiss Re
  • Advised TA Associates on its Investment in Adcubum
  • Advised Advent International and Eurazeo on the Acquisition of Datatrans
  • Advised La Mobilière on the Merger of TX Markets and Scout24 Schweiz

  • Banking
  • Financial services regulatory
  • Investment funds
  • M&A
  • Private equity

  • Banking
  • Financial services
  • Gaming
  • Insurance
  • Investment management

  • Recognised representative for the listing of securities at the SIX Swiss Exchange
  • Swiss Finance + Technology Association (SFTA)
  • International Bar Association (IBA)
  • Swiss Bar Association (SAV/FSA)
  • Zurich Bar Association (ZAV)

  • Dr. iur., University of St. Gallen, (2008)
  • lic. iur., University of St. Gallen, (2003)