Martin Järvengren

Partner, Stockholm

Biography

Overview

Martin is a partner in our Global Mergers & Acquisitions Practice and is a member of our Financial Services Regulatory team.

He represents banks, payment companies, fintechs, asset managers and technology companies on transactional and financial regulatory matters.

Martin's transactional practice focuses on a broad range of corporate transactions including cross-border acquisitions, disposals, capital raisings, joint ventures and restructurings and reorganisations.

His financial services regulatory practice focuses on advising on a wide range of financial regulatory matters, including licensing requirements, cross-border operations, governance matters, anti-money laundering and data privacy.

Bars and Courts
Swedish Bar
Education
LLM
University of Lund
School of Law
University of East Anglia
Languages
Swedish
English

Experience

Representation of Klarna on its acquisition of HERO, an online retailer which brings the concept of in-person customer service to e-commerce.

Representation of Tink, one of Europe's leading open banking software-as-a-service providers, on its sale to Visa for €1.7 billion.

Representation of Oatly on its US$10 billion initial public offering (IPO) and Nasdaq New York listing on the Nasdaq Global Select Market.

Representation of Lime Technologies AB, a Sweden-based provider of digital products for customer care and sales, on its acquisition of Userlike UG, one of the leading providers of customer messaging solutions in Germany.

Representation of Carnegie Investment Bank AB, J.P. Morgan Securities plc and Citigroup Global Markets Limited, as joint global coordinators, and ABG Sundal Collier AB, Joh. Berenberg, Gossler & Co. KG, DNB Bank ASA, Sweden branch and Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB (publ), as joint bookrunners, on the SEK 10.378 billion initial public offering and Nasdaq Stockholm listing of Nordnet, a digital bank for savings and investments.

Representation of Svenska Handelsbanken AB (publ), a Swedish bank, on its landmark issuance of USD 1 billion AT1 Contingent Convertibles in two tranches of USD 500 million each at interest rates of 4.375% and 4.75% respectively.

Representation of Klarna on its USD 650 million equity funding round, at a post-money valuation of USD 10.65 billion, which ranks Klarna as the highest-valued private fintech in Europe and the fourth highest globally.

Representation of Tink, one of Europe's leading open banking software-as-a-service providers, on its acquisition of Business Finance Technology Group Limited's (Openwrks) UK based open banking platform and business, including related customer contracts and IT infrastructure.

Representation of Tink, one of Europe's leading open banking software-as-a-service providers, on its acquisition of Instantor, a leading European provider of credit decision solutions based on account aggregation technology.

Advised the Catella Group, a Sweden-based specialist in property investments and fund management with operations in 15 countries, on its agreement to sell 70 percent of the shares in Catella Fondförvaltning AB (Catella Fonder) to Athanase Industrial Partner.

Representation of Svenska Handelsbanken AB (publ), a Swedish bank, on the update of its USD 20 billion US medium term note (MTN) program and subsequent takedown of USD 1,250,000,000 0.625% Senior Preferred Notes.

Representation of Klarna, one of the world's leading smooth shopping and payment providers, on its acquisition of Moneymour Srl, an Italian payments company, from the founders and minority investors.

Representation of Adelis Equity Partners, a private equity firm focused on middle market investments in the Nordic region, on its acquisition of Säkra, a company offering insurance brokerage and financial advisory.