Robert Venes is assistant editor of equities and structured equity at IFR. Robert joined IFR in late 2009 from sister title Acquisitions Monthly, where he focused on private equity transactions and fundraisings. He was previously associate editor at Private Equity International and, before that, editor of Venturedome.
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The UK government’s bold use of a dribble-out programme to steadily dispose of unwanted shares in Lloyds Banking Group has raised billions of pounds apparently without adversely impacting the bank’s share price, raising the question of why the strategy is not used mo
Millennium BCP’s fourth capital increase in six years underlines why investors are cautious about believing that recapitalisations at European banks are ever the final step in fixing the balance sheet.
After a quiet 2016, the hope is that there will be at least a handful of sizeable floats in Switzerland this year.