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Stefan Kramer

Stefan Kramer’s practice focuses on capital markets and banking law. He regularly advises on asset based financings (covered bonds and securitizations), banking regulation (including regulatory capital transactions) and derivatives markets regulations. Other areas of work include insolvency law and financial markets infrastructures.

Stefan Kramer’s practice focuses on capital markets and banking law. He regularly advises on asset based financings (covered bonds and securitizations), banking regulation (including regulatory capital transactions) and derivatives markets regulations. Other areas of work include insolvency law and financial markets infrastructures.

2016
Partner at Homburger
2010
Harvard Law School (LL.M., International Finance Concentration)
2007
Associate at Homburger
2007
Bar admission
2005
Junior Associate at Homburger
2005
University of Zurich (Dr. iur.)
2000
Research and teaching assistant at the University of Zurich
2000
University of Zurich (lic. iur.)

Stefan Kramer sits among the foremost names in the Swiss market, where he is highly esteemed for his advice on securitisations and structured finance.

2024

Stefan Kramer possesses a plethora of experience advising clients on all legal aspects of banking regulation and financings.

2024

Stefan is very responsive and pragmatic. He has strong analytical skills. I really value that he gives practical advice. He knows the business. It is much more than talking about the interpretation of the law; it is also about making sure we have a solution that works.

2024

Stefan is extremely knowledgeable, he anticipates a client's needs and provides solutions that are simply smart and practicable.

2023

Stefan Kramer is very responsive and pragmatic. Much more than only talking about legal interpretation, he also knows the client's business. Hence, while he has strong analytical skills, he also gives practical advice.

2024

He is a very pragmatic and proactive lawyer who delivers on his promises, combining excellent technical skills with the ability to think outside the box and communicate expert advice in a clear and understandable manner.

2024

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Homburger advised UBS Switzerland AG on the issuance of EUR 1 bn Covered Bonds

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Homburger advised UBS Group AG on its issuance of USD 650 m Additional Tier 1 (AT1) Notes with an equity conversion feature

Deals & Cases

Homburger advised UBS Group AG on its issuance of USD 1 bn Additional Tier 1 (AT1) Notes with an equity conversion feature

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Stefan Kramer

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Stefan Kramer’s practice focuses on capital markets and banking law. He regularly advises on asset based financings (covered bonds and securitizations), banking regulation (including regulatory capital transactions) and derivatives markets regulations. Other areas of work include insolvency law and financial markets infrastructures.

Stefan Kramer

Stefan Kramer advises on all regulatory aspects, including banking and stock exchange regulations and derivatives market regulations. He is head of Homburger’s Restructuring | Insolvency Working Group and regularly works on insolvency related matters, including recovery and resolution planning and cross-border recognition of insolvency measures.

Stefan Kramer regularly works on regulatory capital transactions and gone-concern capital instruments (write-down bonds and bail-in bonds). He was involved in the structuring and implementation of a number of innovative asset based financings, including Switzerland’s first covered bond programme as well as domestic and cross-border asset securitization transactions involving different asset classes.

He regularly publishes on banking and financial market matters and is an editor of the Commentary on the Swiss Banking Act as well as the Commentary on the Swiss Financial Market Infrastructure Act.

Career

2016
Partner at Homburger
2010
Harvard Law School (LL.M., International Finance Concentration)
2007
Associate at Homburger
2007
Bar admission
2005
Junior Associate at Homburger
2005
University of Zurich (Dr. iur.)
2000
Research and teaching assistant at the University of Zurich
2000
University of Zurich (lic. iur.)

Languages

English, German

Bar Registration

Admitted to the Swiss bar

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