Marc Fyon

I am Marc Fyon
Corporate and M&A specialist
Financial Institutions specialist

Marc Fyon

Marc Fyon specialises in corporate law, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, company restructurings, joint ventures, and public banking law.

Marc has a particular expertise in public tender offers as well as public financial and banking law. He has worked extensively for supervisory authorities and on the organisation and functioning of financial markets, the protection of market efficiency and transparency, and the prevention of market abuse. In addition to his transactional and advisory experience, Marc is also highly active in handling litigation for matters in these subject areas.

Marc is a member of the Brussels Bar Association and reporter for Belgium within the Mergers and Acquisitions Commission of the International Association of Lawyers. He is also a member of the CRIDES Jean Renauld Center for corporate law of the Université catholique de Louvain (UCL). In addition, Marc is the author of various publications on his areas of expertise and a regular guest speaker at seminars and conferences.

Marc graduated in Law and in Economic Science from UCL. He also holds a Master of Laws degree (LL.M) from the University of California.

Marc joined the Brussels office of Stibbe in 1996.

  • Languages: French, Dutch, English
  • Admitted to the Brussels Bar: 1989
  • Partner since: 1998

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09.10.2018 BE law
Changes to Belgian Takeover Rules: Royal Decree published on 5 October 2018

Articles - A Royal Decree stipulating some important amendments to the Belgian rules governing public takeover bids was published on 5 October 2018 (the “Royal Decree”). The Royal Decree follows the new Belgian Prospectus Law of 11 July 2018. The amendments at stake relate to, among others, the financing of public takeover bids, the disclosures of transactions during the offer period, the squeeze-out procedure, and the rules applying to companies listed on certain markets (other than regulated markets). This newsletter discusses the implications for listed companies and offeror(s).

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27.09.2018 BE law
Ultimate Beneficial Owners Register operational as of today – Compliance required by 30 September 2019

Articles - The Anti-Money Laundering Act of 18 September 2017 (the “AML Act”) set up a central register at the Treasury Administration(the “UBO Register[1]”) to which all Belgian companies (and certain other legal entities) have to provide information on their Ultimate Beneficial Owner (“UBO”). A royal decree laying down the terms of access, contents, and timing of the register was published on 14 August (the “Royal Decree”).  The register is operational as of today. The required information must be provided by 30 September 2019. This newsletter discusses the implications for companies.

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27.09.2018 BE law
Ultimate Beneficial Owners Register operational as of today – Compliance required by 30 September 2019

Articles - The Anti-Money Laundering Act of 18 September 2017 (the “AML Act”) set up a central register at the Treasury Administration(the “UBO Register[1]”) to which all Belgian companies (and certain other legal entities) have to provide information on their Ultimate Beneficial Owner (“UBO”). A royal decree laying down the terms of access, contents, and timing of the register was published on 14 August (the “Royal Decree”).  The register is operational as of today. The required information must be provided by 30 September 2019. This newsletter discusses the implications for companies.

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