Ms Christina Del Vecchio

Christina Del Vecchio

Lawyer biography

Work Department:
Capital Markets, Banking & Finance
Christina Del Vecchio is a banking and finance counsel at Niederer Kraft Frey. Her practice fo-cuses on international capital markets, corporate finance and general securities regulation. Ms. Del Vecchio has experience working with investment banks and international companies in a range of debt and equity offerings.
Latham & Watkins LLP, London (2008). Niederer Kraft Frey, Senior Associate (2014), Counsel (2018-) 
New York State Bar, International Bar Association (IBA)
University of Florida, BA summa cum laude (2000). Columbia Law School, JD, James Kent Scholar (2008). 


Capital Markets

EU equivalence assessment of Swiss stock exchanges
Switzerland | 16 July 2019

The Federal Department of Finance recently announced that it was activating the measures adopted by the Swiss Federal Council to protect the Swiss stock exchange infrastructure in anticipation of the expiration of the stock market equivalence granted by the European Commission. Notably, the protective measures do not affect companies with registered offices in Switzerland that are listed and traded exclusively on exchanges outside Switzerland.

Revisiting shareholder disclosure duties in Swiss rights offerings
Switzerland | 21 August 2018

As in other jurisdictions, under Swiss law there are specific requirements relating to the disclosure of shareholdings and the actions of shareholders for companies whose equity securities are listed in whole or in part in Switzerland, including on Switzerland's main stock exchange, the SIX Swiss Exchange Ltd. This update aims to revisit and provide some practical guidance on certain shareholder disclosure duties in the context of Swiss rights offerings.