Senior Counsel


+41 43 222 1540

Market leader


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Practice areas:

Capital markets
Financial services regulatory

René Bösch is a senior counsel in both the Financial Market Regulation and the Capital Markets teams. An expert in capital market transactions and financial markets regulation, he is particularly focused on debt capital market. He also specializes in advising clients on banking law and financial services regulation.

  • Advised Zürcher Kantonalbank on the issuance of its inaugural CHF 425 mio. Bail-in Bonds and the subsequent issuance of EUR 500 mio. Bail-in Bonds (2023)
  • Advised Raiffeisen Schweiz on the incorporation of its six branches (2021-2023)

  • Banking

  • Capital markets: Debt
  • Capital markets: Derivatives
  • Financial restructuring
  • Financial services regulatory
  • Investment funds

  • Banking

  • Financial services
  • Government and public policy
  • Insurance
  • Investment management

  • Zurich and Swiss Bar Association

  • International Bar Association (former member of the LPD Council and past co-chair of the Securities Law Committee and of the Capital Markets Forum)
  • Member of the Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce
  • Market Expert on the P.R.I.M.E. Finance Panel of Experts

  • Zurich/Swiss Bar Admission (1990)
  • Dr. iur., University of Zurich, (1987)
  • LL.M., University of Chicago, (1991)