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Schellenberg Wittmer Ltd

Olivier Favre

Zürich, Switzerland Global Guide 2021 Ranked in 2 departments
Ranked in : Banking & Finance , Capital Markets
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Banking & Finance - Switzerland

Band 4

Olivier Favre frequently assists financial institutions with regulatory mandates, particularly regarding mortgage and crypto-lending documentation. One client endorses him for being "a very clever guy whose knowledge is extremely deep."
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Capital Markets - Switzerland

Band 3

Olivier Favre moves up the rankings this year following positive client feedback. He advises clients on structured finance and derivatives, with notable work on regulatory matters. Clients describe him as "proactive, business-minded, practical and always responsive."
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Practice Areas

Banking and Finance; Capital Markets; Derivatives and Structured Finance; Financial Regulation; Securities; Commodities; Fund regulation; Insurance; Blockchain Technologies & FinTech

Career

University of Zurich (lic. iur. 1998, Dr. iur. 2003). Swiss bar (2000). Harvard Law School (LL.M. 2004). New York bar (2005). Practiced at Allen & Overy LLP and Goldman Sachs International (2004-09). Associate Schellenberg Wittmer (2009), Partner (2016)

Professional Memberships

IBA; ISDA; AIDA; Authorized representative at the SIX Swiss Exchange

Publications

Publications in the field of securities laws, banking and financial markets regulation, regulatory capital, derivatives and structured finance and FinTech

Personal

Languages: German, English, French, Italian

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This individual is also ranked in:

Europe 2021 FinTech 2021
Olivier Favre

Schellenberg Wittmer Ltd

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Löwenstrasse 19

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CH-8021

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Contributions

Total 2 contributions

Trends and Developments

Blockchain 2021 in Switzerland

Authors: Olivier Favre, Caroline Clemetson, Tarek Houdrouge, Michael Nordin

Law and Practice

Banking Regulation 2021 in Switzerland

Authors: Philippe Borens, Olivier Favre, Grégoire Tribolet, Fabio Hurni

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