MBaer Merchant Bank Ltd.’ obtaining a licence by FINMA to operate a bank and securities trading business


Bratschi Ltd advised the new bank MBaer Merchant Bank Ltd on the licensing procedure and represented it at FINMA.

MBaer Merchant Bank Ltd has been granted a licence by FINMA to operate a bank and securities trading business by order of FINMA dated 20 June 2018.

Dr. Marcel Aellen (picture) advised MBaer Merchant Bank Ltd in these proceedings and submitted the relevant application to FINMA on its behalf.

The establishment of MBaer Merchant Bank Ltd was approved by FINMA on 7 December 2018.

Dr. Marcel Aellen will also be appointed as Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of the bank.

Involved fees earner: Marcel Aellen – Bratschi Wiederkehr & Buob Ltd.;

Law Firms: Bratschi Wiederkehr & Buob Ltd.;

Clients: MBaer Merchant Bank;