The guide contains two general chapters and describes the specific regulation in 24 countries including:
The International Comparative Legal Guide to Alternative Investment Funds 2013 is published by The Global Legal Group.
New rankings from Chambers
13 March 2018
Chambers, the leading international guide to the best law firms, ranks Horten as one of the best in the country yet again.
Chambers nominates Horten as Greenland expert
21 February 2018
The recognised international ranking agency Chambers has ranked Horten as one of the country’s leading law firms specialised in the conditions prevailing in Greenland.
Unique cooperation between Horten and Symbion
5 February 2018
Horten has entered into unique cooperation with Symbion and Accelerace where we will make a team of lawyers available for start-up businesses at the shared office facilities Horten CoLab.
New rules on processing of payment data from 2018
9 January 2018
New and more lenient rules on processing of payment data came into force at the turn of the year. We provide you with an overview of the new rules.
New Managing Partner at Horten
2 January 2018
Finn Schwarz, Attorney and Partner, has been appointed Managing Partner of Horten Law Firm as of 1 January 2018.
Loans to property companies are not considered leverage in property funds
23 November 2017
Recently, the Company Appeals Board decided to reject the FSA's narrow case law concerning exemptions when calculating leverage in alternative investment funds.
IFLR1000 recognises 12 Horten partners
18 October 2017
The international directory IFLR1000 recently published its Financial and Corporate Rankings for 2018 - and Horten has improved its ranking in several areas.
The International Comparative Legal Guide to Alternative Investment Funds 2017
28 June 2017
The International Comparative Legal Guide to Alternative Investment Funds is published each year. Partner Claus Bennetsen has contributed to this year's edition.
Change in the regulation of investment advisors
12 June 2017
With a new act, the regulation of investment advisors will be transferred from the Financial Business Act to the Act on financial advisors and mortgage credit intermediaries. As the change introduces restrictions as to which financial instruments investment advisors must advise on, investment advisors may now also receive and transmit orders from investors.
Final sale of LM Wind Power to General Electric
1 May 2017
The actual takeover of LM Wind Power took place on 20 April 2017 following the competition authorities' approval in the EU, USA, China and Brazil.
Horten advances in new Chambers and Legal 500 rankings
19 April 2017
In 2017, the leading international ranking agencies, Legal 500 and Chambers, are once again ranking Horten among the best law firms in Denmark.
Horten is part of Copenhagen Fintech Lab's Law Connect
20 March 2017
Horten participates in Copenhagen Fintech Lab’s Law Connect programme where we, together with a number of other law firms, are to assist the Lab's residents with relevant legal sparring.
Global Leaders in Law appoints Horten as exclusive partner for Denmark
10 January 2017
Global Leaders in Law, the leading global general counsel forum based in London, and Horten has announced partnership. Appointed as a global bronze partner, Horten will sponsor the activities of Global Leaders in Law in 2017.
New billion loan supports the development of Carlsberg Byen's largest phase so far
5 January 2017
Horten has advised Carlsberg Byen in connection with the conclusion of a DKK 4.2 billion financing agreement with the pension company PFA.
4 January 2017
With effect from 1 January 2017, Horten appointed Lars Lüneborg and Julie Arnth Jørgensen as partners.
Legalisation of loans to shareholders and members of management adopted
1 December 2016
Until now, Denmark has been one of the few EU countries that has not allowed companies to issue loans to shareholders and members of management, except for loans to Danish and some international parents. Obviously, this is a competitive disadvantage. On 1 January 2017, such loans will be legal.
Mezzanine Capital Partners grants EUR 15 million to MBL Gruppen
31 October 2016
Mezzanine Capital Partners has concluded an agreement with MBL concerning a grant to the company and its shareholders of EUR 15 million to ensure MBL's future geographical growth and development of its product range. Horten has assisted MBL Gruppen.
Horten acts as GE’s Danish lawyer in GE’s acquisition of LM Wind Power
28 October 2016
Horten has acted as GE’s Danish lawyer in GE’s intent to purchase LM Wind Power, a Denmark-based manufacturer and supplier of rotor blades to the wind industry.
IFLR1000 ranks eight Horten partners as Leading Lawyers and two as Rising Stars
18 October 2016
The international directory IFLR1000 recently published its Financial and Corporate Rankings for 2017. These rankings were good news for Horten, as we have increased the number of partners ranked as Leading Lawyers within their legal areas of expertise.
Legalisation of loans to shareholders and members of management
7 October 2016
Danish businesses will finally be able to grant loans to shareholders and members of the management in connection with the adoption of a new bill.
When is a floating company charge accepted?
20 September 2016
In the Cimber case, the Supreme Court must decide when a chargee accepts a floating company charge.
New rankings from IFLR1000: Horten is still the leading law firm within energy and infrastructure
22 June 2016
Every year, the international directory IFLR1000 publishes a guide of the world's best law firms within energy and infrastructure. In the recently published guide, Horten is, like last year, rated as one of the country's best advisers within this area.
Horten Corporate Day 2016 - Danish companies at the forefront
18 March 2016
At Horten's Corporate Day 2016 on 16 March, Danish and foreign executives and experts gave their views on the trends and opportunities of the Danish business sector. Horten will repeat the success next year with Horten Corporate Day 2017.
Public-private investments in Greenland
9 March 2016
On 26 February 2016, Horten and Nuna Law Firm hosted a conference with focus on public-private investments in Greenland.
Billion kroner loan supports the continued development of Carlsberg Byen
15 April 2015
Strengthening of Horten's Banking and Finance team
7 October 2014
Horten advises Oakley Capital in relation to purchase of North Sails Europe
1 July 2014
New EU regime for Alternative Investment Fund Managers – how will this affect your business activities?
20 August 2013
Marketing practices act amended - expansion of the scope of the Consumer Ombudsman
25 April 2013
New recommendations on corporate bonds
23 November 2012