Equity: Coming Out Party

CORPORATE FINANCING NEWS By Gordon Platt Led by growth companies in the technology and healthcare sectors, investor returns on initial public offerings were exceptionally strong in the third quarter, particularly in the US markets. Analysts expect the fourth quarter to ...

M&A: China And The Good Earth

CORPORATE FINANCING NEWS By Gordon Platt From a supergiant oil field in Kazakhstan to the world’s largest producer of potash fertilizer in Russia to an African iron mine, China has scooped up stakes in major resource and agricultural companies ...

Special Report: Equity Derivatives


By Gordon Platt

New rules to reduce systemic derivatives market risk and increase transparency are still evolving.


As regulators on both sides of the Atlantic struggle to come to grips with new derivatives trading rules ...