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Some of our latest articles and non-confidential presentations are shown below. They can be accessed from this page as PDF or PowerPoint files.

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 The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Cartels & Leniency 2011 (Finland chapter) (PDF 332 kB)
This article on cartels and leniency in Finland is written by Ilkka Leppihalme, Co-Head of Competition. The article first appeared in The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Cartels & Leniency 2011, published by Global Legal Group Ltd, London (www.iclg.co.uk).

 PLC Cross-border Finance Handbook: Securitisation (Finland chapter) (PDF 142 kB)
This article on securitisation in Finland is written by Antti Niemi and Kimmo Mettälä. The article was originally published in the PLC Cross-border Finance Handbook 2008/2009 Volume 2: Securitisation.

 PLC Cross-border Handbooks: Secured lending in Finland (PDF 80 kB) 
This article written by Kimmo Mettälä and Pasi Virtanen reviews and introduces forms of security available in Finland. The article was originally published in PLC Cross-border Finance: Secured Lending Handbook 2008/09.

 Yrityskaupat ja omistussuhteet (‘Mergers & Acquisitions and Ownership Relations’), the table of contents (in Finnish) 
(PDF 63 kB) 
This extensive handbook is co-authored by the specialists of Consilium Corporate Finance Oy, KPMG Oy Ab and LMR. Published on 29 August 2007, it is the latest release in the series Johtamisen käsikirjat (‘Leadership Handbooks’) published by Kauppalehti, the leading Finnish business daily. The Handbook is a comprehensive guide to mergers and acquisitions for both large and small enterprises in Finland. 

 Specialreport:  Nordic mid-market M&A by Claire Spencer  Acquisition finance under
the new Finnish Companies Act by Kimmo Mettälä
 (PDF 277 kB) 
These two articles were published in FW Global Middle Market 2007.

 New Finnish Companies Act designed to increase Finland’s competitiveness (PDF 24 kB) 
The new Finnish Companies Act (624/2006) has entered into force on 1 September 2006. The reform brought by the new Act is extensive, and it covers the entire Companies Act. Foreign investors should be aware of certain important changes, which are referred to in a general manner in the article. In particular, the new Act will bring important changes and benefits in relation to companies dealing in international trade, discussed in the article.

A summary of the article was published in the October 2006 issue of the Chamber Insider, the Official Monthly Publication of the American Chamber of Commerce in Finland, and it is authored by Johannes Virkkunen. 



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