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The European Investment Fund supports Estateguru in the launch of a new credit fund By Joy Dumasia Today Credit funds credit management Credit score real estate guru, a pioneer in online financing for SMEs (small and medium-sized enterprises) in Europe, is preparing to launch a diversified credit fund for institutional investors. The European Investment Fund […]

Regulation of investment funds in 2022 –

Canada: Regulation of investment funds in 2022 February 16, 2022 Borden Ladner Gervais LLP To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. March 03, 20221:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Register Online seminar10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. PT /11 a.m. to 12 p.m. MT […]

CSA releases ESG investment fund disclos...

To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. The Canadian Securities Administrators (“CSA“) of the recently published guidance (the “Advice“) for investment funds on their environmental, social and governance disclosure practices (“ESG“), including funds whose investment objectives refer to ESG factors and other funds that use […]

South Korea’s IPO boom leaves investment

A currency trader walks past electronic signs showing the Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) and the exchange rate between the US dollar and South Korean won in a bank’s trading room, Seoul , in South Korea, on November 5, 2020./ Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register HONG KONG/SEOUL, Jan 21 (Reuters) […]

South Korea’s IPO Boom Leaves Investment

By Scott Murdoch and Heekyong Yang HONG KONG/SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea’s equity offering boom has created a money-spinning opportunity for issuers and investors, but it has brought little joy to at least one segment of the market capital: the investment banks and brokerage houses working on these transactions. LG Energy Solution Ltd’s (LGES) $10.8 […]

Invalda INVL: INVL launches an alternati...

INVL Asset Management, one of Lithuania’s leading asset management companies, has established the INVL alternative investment fund for retail investors, with investments starting from EUR 5,000. The new fund will focus, through investments in other investment funds, on alternative and active physical asset classes such as real estate, land and forests, infrastructure, renewable energy and […]

INVL Asset Management, a subsidiary of I...

INVL Asset Management, one of Lithuania’s leading asset management companies, has established the INVL alternative investment fund for retail investors, with investments starting from EUR 5,000. The new fund will focus, through investments in other investment funds, on alternative and physical asset classes. assets such as real estate, land and forests, infrastructure, renewable energy and […]

Indian investment banks profited from IP...

The explosion in the number of initial public offerings in India in 2021 helped investment bankers raise a record $ 1.1 billion in advisory fees, according to a report. In 2021, 63 companies, including many new-age startups, entered the capital market and raised 1.2 trillion rupees ($ 16.6 billion), eclipsing the previous record of $ […]

M&A outlook strong as investment banks f

X Sign up for free to receive the latest news straight to your inbox Register M&A prospects for 2022 remain strong for the UK, according to the bosses of Houlihan Lokey, the global investment bank. US-based Houlihan Lokey recently completed the acquisition of GCA Altium for £ 425million. 500 of its professionals in the Manchester, […]

Proposal to amend the AIFM Directive – A

On November 25, 2021, the European Commission (the “EC”) published its proposal (the “EC Proposal”) 1 for a directive amending the directive on alternative investment fund managers (“ AIFMD ”) 2. The EC proposal is a key element of the Capital Markets Union Package with the other proposals relating to: (i) the establishment of a […]

Proposed amendment to the Alternative In...

European Union: Proposed Amendment to the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive – A Closer Look To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. On 25 November 2021, the European Commission (the “THIS“) published its proposal (the “EC proposal“) of a directive amending the directive on alternative […]

Investment banks in a hurry to strengthe...

Urban investment banks are strengthening their private capital markets teams in Europe, as fundraising has more than doubled in the region this year as part of a larger transaction boom. Citigroup, Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan are among the big Wall Street banks that hire negotiators to raise funds for high growth companies in Europe – […]

Welcome improvements proposed to the AIF...

the proposed changes cover a number of areas including loan origination, delegation and liquidity management, and aim to improve the functioning of the alternative investment fund market. The proposals also include amendments to the UCITS Directive with the aim of harmonizing the rules for delegation, reporting and management of liquidity within the framework of the […]

European Commission publishes proposals ...

European Union: European Commission publishes proposals for amendments to the Directive on alternative investment fund managers 03 December 2021 Proskauer Rose LLP To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. On November 25, 2021, the European Commission (the “Commission“) published a legislative proposal containing targeted amendments to Directive 2011/61 / EU (” the […]

European Commission publishes proposals ...

On November 25, 2021, the European Commission (the “Commission”) Published a legislative proposal with targeted amendments to Directive 2011/61 / EU (“ the “AIFM“) and (to some extent) the UCITS Directive (“AIFMD proposals“). The AIFMD’s proposals are part of four proposals by which the Commission aims to honor several key commitments of the European Union’s […]

Investment banks argue that Hong Kong’s

A Hong Kong Stock Exchange sign is seen at the 2020 China International Trade in Services Fair in Beijing, China on September 4, 2020. REUTERS / Tingshu Wang Register now for FREE and unlimited access to Reuters.com Register HONG KONG, Oct.27 (Reuters) – Investment banks and business advisers oppose Hong Kong proposed rules for blank […]

Investment banks argue that Hong Kong’s

By Scott Murdoch and Alun John HONG KONG (Reuters) – Investment banks and business advisers oppose Hong Kong’s proposed rules for blank check lists, arguing they are too onerous and will not make the city competitive, have said three sources familiar with the matter. Interested parties have until Oct. 31 to file comments with the […]

Investment banks talk about bonuses and ...

This is especially the case with the all-important rise to “CEO,” seen across the street as the most important promotion in a banker’s career, which seems to get harder every year, not more. easy. Just because the banks are doing well this year doesn’t mean that activity will hold up next year or the next […]

American venture capital firms are becom...

Nowadays, a closely watched phenomenon is the growth and diversification of Andreessen Horowitz, one of Silicon Valley’s leading venture capital firms. Not only is it hiring dozens of new partners and employees, but it is also broadening its approach to the market, going well beyond the usual artisanal approach of early venture capitalists. For a […]

Black investment banks partner with some...

Two of the nation’s largest black investment banks, Siebert Williams Shank & Co. (SWS) and Loop Capital Markets, are teaming up with five of Wall Street’s biggest state and local government bond buyers to lay down questions to potential clients about racial equity. Municipal Underwriters SWS and Loop Capital are working with BlackRock Inc., Goldman […]

Investment banks will increase AI in tra...

Investment banks are looking to increase artificial intelligence and machine learning in pricing models, and see these technologies as improving client performance while ensuring operational efficiency. Kian Abouhossein, an analyst at JP Morgan, said AI will have a significant impact on investment banking execution models and companies with the money to invest will gain the […]

Nordic IPO boom to continue through 2022...

A Nordic IPO frenzy in 2020 and 2021 is expected to continue next year with larger deals, more listings in major markets and international investment banks looking for more opportunities. and more in the region. The IPO market in the Nordic region has flourished in recent years due to a thriving start-up scene, less onerous […]

Investment banks step up efforts to auto...

Wall Street banks are stepping up efforts to automate the “rough work” imposed on young investment bankers, describing the changes as an attempt to reduce workloads and prevent young talent from leaving the industry. Companies such as Goldman Sachs, Barclays and Moelis have initiatives underway to automate basic functions such as presentation book generation and […]

Fabindia hires five investment banks to ...

The ethnic clothing store chain, Fabindia Overseas Private Limited, has hired five investment banks ahead of its initial public offering (IPO). The five banks – ICICI Securities, SBI Capital Markets, JP Morgan, Credit Suisse and Nomura – have been appointed to help the company raise between $750 million and $1 billion. Fabindia is expected to […]

Australia’s investment banks seek talent

Big banks have hired more than 100 people in total this year Australia’s investment banking fees hit 3-year high at $1.2 billion Expect a strong deal pipeline amid low rates and the COVID-19 recovery HONG KONG, Aug 13 (Reuters) – Australia’s big investment banks have stepped up hiring to rebuild their depleted teams, after bold […]

These are the ten best boutique investme...

StockSnap/Pixabay Boutique investment banks are very different from traditional investment banks. The former are smaller in size and do not offer all investment banking services. Boutique investment banks typically specialize in one or more aspects of investment banking. Also, these banks are usually regional or local, but some boutique investment banks operate globally. Let’s take […]

The market ignores the evolution of Euro...

The writer is European head of banking research at Morgan Stanley The events of 2020 were a litmus test for European investment banks after a decade of regulatory reform and business model restructuring. Support from the central bank was crucial in keeping markets functioning at the onset of the pandemic, and government intervention helped support […]

European lenders want to develop their i...

Barclays BCS 1.09% and Deutsche Bank DB 1.37% are in good shape right now, but investors should be cautious about their growing ambitions for the volatile investment banking business. The major European lenders on Wednesday published strong half-year results, benefiting like their American counterparts from a solid investment banking market. Both companies have built generous […]

China’s ‘best friends’ are US investment

Wolfpack Research founder and CIO Dan David suggests US-based banks also serve global interests, including those of China. Wolfpack Research founder and IT director Dan David explained what Wall Street needs to know about China’s recent crackdown on capital markets. According to David, China’s “best friends” are the US-based bankers and CEOs of the Fortune […]

MENA investment banks suffer from talent...

➤ Competition is intensifying among and between national and international investment banks in the Middle East and North Africa. ➤ Having a complete key service offering to win mandates. ➤ Junior staff hard to find and lacking life-saving experience due to COVID-19. Nabil Lahham is the Head of Advisory and Investment Banking Coverage for HSBC […]

Investment Banks Bullish On Atai Life Sc...

A number of financial firms and investment banks started the cover of Atai Life Sciences (NASDAQ: ATAI) last week. The ratings ranged from a sober sector performance rating to RBC Capital Markets with a 12-month price target of $19 at a bullish overweight rating of Cantor Fitzgerald, which gave Atai a 12-month price target of […]

Citigroup leads $ 6 billion in Spac fees...

Investment banks collected nearly $ 6 billion in advisory fees from blank check companies in 2021, nearly double the record set last year in a frenzied start that rocked the rankings of corporate giants. Wall Street. The $ 5.7 billion raised by the world’s largest investment banks advising on so-called special-purpose acquisition companies represents 28% […]

This unknown firm beats investment banks...

When it comes to investment banks, the first companies that many investors think of are Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan Chase, and Morgan stanley. What if I told you that there is an investment bank whose stock has outperformed those others since it went public a little over five years ago? This company is Houlihan Lokey (NYSE: […]

Investment banks under pressure to cut c...

An increase in investment bank income last year does not make up for a “lost decade” of growth, and companies have yet to cut costs to head off long-term threats to the industry, according to a new report. The stellar year for investment banks, when trading revenues rebounded thanks to Covid-19-induced volatility and advisory fees […]

Traders are leaving investment banks for...

Two moves may not exactly constitute a trend, but they are worth noting when they follow each other in quick succession. As we noted a few weeks ago, Sebastian Rosset, the former head of European government bond (EGB) trading at Barclays, is leaving to become senior funding manager at the European Investment Bank. Now another […]

World’s Best Investment Banks 2021: Debt

The world’s top debt banks increased new issue volumes in 2020 and moved to meet investor demand for green and sustainable bonds. A pandemic, along with lockdowns, travel restrictions and the ensuing economic downturn, made 2020 a challenging year for all industries; and Debt Capital Markets (DCM) were not exempt. […]

European investment banks are preparing ...

With Deutsche Bank AG, BNP Paribas SA and UBS Group AG reported strong fourth quarter trading income earlier in February, others European investment banks such as Credit Suisse Group AG, Barclays PLC and HSBC Holdings PLC are also expected to end the 2020 business year on a positive note. Market volatility and central bank measures […]

Ten trends for investment banks, wealth ...

Getty There is no doubt that Covid-19 has turned 2020 into an annus horribilis for the global financial services industry, but the pandemic cannot be the scapegoat for corporate capital markets woes. Indeed, key challenges facing asset managers, wealth managers and investment banks – such as digital disruption, shifting revenues, rising and inflated cost levels […]

Allstate only selects various investment...

Several major US banks and corporations have committed tens of billions of dollars this year to fight racism following the police killing of George Floyd and Black Lives Matter protests. Allstate Corp., one of the nation’s largest home and auto insurers, is pursuing a different strategy to address racial inequality nationwide and advance the empowerment […]

Three-quarters of investment banks plan ...

Three quarters of investment banks plan to permanently overhaul their business to allow employees to work from home – the largest of any group in the financial sector – as the pandemic forces companies to radically change the way they work. The proportion of investment banks preparing to allow staff to work remotely for at […]

European investment banks set to cede mo...

European investment banks have fought an uphill battle to remain competitive with their US counterparts in global markets, and they are unlikely to become a dominant global player, analysts and industry experts say. European companies are gradually losing market share, while American banks claim size and diversification. “We have to recognize the fact that the […]

Investment banks brace for pandemic prof...

Global investment banks risk seeing their annual profits wiped out by the coronavirus crisis, with European banks more vulnerable than their more profitable US counterparts. Even the most optimistic “rapid rebound” scenario, where relative normalcy is restored in six months or less, could lead to a 100% decline in earnings this year, according to a […]

World’s Best Investment Banks 2020: Fint

Venture capital investment is just one of the ways banks are rushing to follow the opportunities offered by the explosion of fintech. As a business and an investment, fintech reached a point of maturation, if not saturation, in 2019. New investments in the subsector reached $34.5 billion globally across 1,913 deals, according […]

Types of investment banks

Investment banking consists of providing advisory and management services for large and complex financial transactions and providing services related to the creation of capital for companies, organizations or governments. Two of the main activities of investment banks are underwriting debt financing and issuing equity securities, such as in an initial public offering (IPO), and advising […]