Baker McKenzie has advised Société Générale and SG Issuer on the establishment of their first Swiss Structured Securities Issuance Programme (Programme). The Programme has been prepared in compliance with the new prospectus regime, established by the Swiss Financial Services Act (the FinSA), and approved by and registered with SIX Exchange Regulation Ltd (SIX) in its capacity as review body under the FinSA. The Programme was approved by SIX on 2 July 2021.
The Programme covers all structures cross assets that are publicly offered by Société Générale and SG Issuer in Switzerland. All issuances under the Programme may be publicly offered and/or admitted to trading on a trading venue in Switzerland in compliance with the regulatory framework established by the FinSA.
The Baker McKenzie team was led by Philip Spoerlé (Senior Associate, Capital Markets and Banking & Finance) and further comprised Andrea Bolliger (Counsel, Tax) and Manuel Hirlinger (Junior Associate, Banking & Finance).