Finnius ranked Band 2 in Chambers Europe!

We are proud to announce that the renowned international league table Chambers has again recommended Finnius in its 2020 Europe edition in the category Banking & Finance: Regulatory. We have been ranked Band 2. This is the same position we had last year.

Chambers writes: “Impressive financial regulatory boutique known for acting for international fintech clients. Demonstrates expertise representing established multinational financial services clients in a range of contentious and non-contentious regulatory matters. Regularly advises on banking licence applications, MiFID II implementation and PSD2 projects, as well as assisting with investment fund and insurance regulatory matters. Also represents clients in litigation proceedings against Dutch and Dutch Caribbean supervisory authorities.”

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In addition to this praise for the firm, Bart Bierman has been recommended individually Chambers writes: “Bart Bierman represents an enviable range of international financial services clients in regulatory matters including licensing matters, payment services and anti-money laundering regulations. He is noted as “a very practical lawyer,” with a “good knowledge of banks’ best practices.”

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Furthermore, Casper Riekerk has been singled out as one of the recommended lawyers. Chambers writes: “Casper Riekerk is praised by one client for being “very good at controlling situations” and “seeing the big picture.” He acts for investment managers and financial institutions on communications with regulators, and advises on both contentious and non-contentious regulatory questions.”

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Rosemarijn Labeur has also been singled out as one of the recommended lawyers in the category Investment Funds.

Chambers writes: “Rosemarijn Labeur of Finnius earns significant praise from clients for her experience in dealing with the Dutch funds regulator. She advises on UCITS management or AIFM licence applications and handles ongoing compliance mandates. “She is very knowledgeable in her field of expertise and is solution-oriented,” states one interviewee. “She knows very well what the regulator is looking for,” notes another source, adding: “She is able to give really quick answers, which is great when we have to get back to the regulator as soon as possible.””

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