Cross Border Investment

Changes to foreign investment control in Germany?

Insights - Germany

Changes to foreign investment control in Germany?

According to minister Altmaier, the German government seeks to obtain more details about who is involved in takeovers of German businesses and the intention of such investors

16 August 2018

Autonomous Cars - Opportunities and Challenges in Germany

On autonomous vehicles, Germany is still playing the leading role.

22 January 2018

German BaFin and ESMA clarify their stance on initial coin offerings

German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) issues a “consumer warning” on Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs)

30 November 2017

New German Regulation on Foreign Investment Control

This week, the German government published an amendment to the German regulation on foreign investment control.

14 July 2017

Brexit and the investment arbitration puzzle: the risk of foreign investors’ legitimate expectations

Will Brexit imply a sharp repeal of EU law and domestic legislation giving effect to the latter?

21 June 2017

W&I insurance as strategic tool for Chinese outbound transactions to Germany

We expect the importance of W&I insurance for Chinese outbound M&A to further increase.

11 April 2017