François M. Bianchi

Niederer Kraft Frey - Switzerland

Partner

Zurich

+41 58 800 8352

Highly regarded

German
English
French


Bar admissions:

Switzerland

Jurisdictions:

Switzerland

Practice areas:

Banking
Capital markets
M&A


François Bianchi specializes in the fields of banking regulatory, internal investigations and capital market transactions. He frequently advises and represents financial institutions in regulatory proceedings before the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA).

  • Advising domestic and international banks and asset managers doing business in Switzerland
  • Advising domestic and international broker-dealers and issuing houses doing business in Switzerland
  • Advising Swiss and international fund providers in the context of the Federal Collective Investment Schemes regulations
  • Advising Swiss financial institutions in connection with internal investigation matters
  • Advising Swiss investment foundations with an investment focus on private debt and real estate

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

  • Banking
  • Financial services
  • Investment management

  • Switzerland

  • Swiss Bar Association
  • Zurich Bar Association 
  • International Bar Association (IBA)

  • LL.M., University of Miami, School of Law (1986)
  • Admitted to the Bar (Rechtsanwalt) (1984)
  • PhD (magna cum laude), University of Zurich (1981)