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Sweden to introduce official approval requirements for transfers of security-sensitive activities

9/4/2020 In line with many other countries, Sweden is now proposing to introduce pre-transaction approval requirements for transfers of security-sensitive activities. The Swedish Government has put forward the proposal in order to address the risk of unwanted takeovers foreseen as a result of the economic constraints in the context of the Corona virus. The Government has proposed the amendments to enter into force already on 1 January 2021.