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22 May 2015 07:02
Economics & Strategy morning noteREAD
22 May 2015
Technology Sector Note: Build and Bye
M&A is the product of the dramatically changing technology landscape and a key driver of UK-listed tech company performance. There are plenty of opportunities to continue to capitalise on the developing strategic value of companies in the sector and M&A upside risks remain. However, the one-way traffic as companies exit the market without being replaced is a cause for concern, reducing UK fund managers’ exposure to mega-trends and revealing a broken capital cycle.
In this sector note, the structural drivers of M&A are highlighted, along with the strategic value shifts under way in many UK listed companies and key recommendations. To view the full sector note please click here
20 May 2015
New Corporate Client – KCOM Group
Peel Hunt has been appointed as joint Financial Adviser and joint Corporate Broker to KCOM Group PLC, as announced on 20 May, 2015
15 May 2015
Acquisitions, Placing and Open Offer – Circassia Pharmaceuticals
Peel Hunt is acting as joint book runner, joint underwriter and joint broker to Circassia Pharmaceuticals Plc on its £275m Placing and Open Offer of 95,469,537 new ordinary shares to fully fund the acquisitions of both Aerocrine AB (a Swedish listed company) for c. £135m in cash and, separately, the acquisition of Prosonix Limited (a UK company) for up to £100m in cash, as announced 15 May, 2015.
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Our partnership structure best aligns our interests with those of our clients and stakeholders. We only engage with clients as a house – corporate, sales and research must all agree. This leads to long-term successful client relationships. We call this approach joined-up broking.