Our joined up approach allows us to consistently deliver value to UK corporates, global institutions and trading counterparties.
We take a long-term view to building our business – for the benefit of our clients, our people and our partners.
23 October 2020
£630m Recommended Cash Offer – McCarthy & Stone
Peel Hunt is acting as co-Financial Adviser and joint Corporate Broker to McCarthy & Stone PLC on its c.£630m Recommended Cash Offer by Mastiff Bidco Limited (which is a company indirectly wholly-owned by Lone Star Estate Fund VI) to be effected by means of a Scheme of Arrangement under Part 26 of the Companies Act 2006, as announced 23rd October, 2020.
22 October 2020
£175m Preferred Share Investment – Victoria
Peel Hunt is acting as Joint Corporate Broker to Victoria plc on its proposed £175m Preferred Share Investment (and Conditional Ordinary Share purchase) by an affiliate of Koch Equity Development, LLC and a Conditional Ordinary Share Buyback, as announced on 22nd October, 2020.
19 October 2020
Peel Hunt appoints Richard Brearley to the board
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Richard Brearley to the Board as a Non-Executive Director and Chair-elect of our Risk Committee.
Bringing more than 25 years’ of senior regulatory, compliance and legal experience to the role, Richard joins Peel Hunt from Macquarie, where since 2015 he was Regional Head of Compliance in EMEA, spanning the UK, EU, Switzerland, South Africa and Middle Eastern markets, and a wide range of business areas including asset management, sales and trading, investment banking, lending and leasing.
Prior to that role he was Head of Compliance and Legal at Investec plc and Investec Bank (20062015), held senior positions in the Markets Division of the Financial Services Authority and was a Corporate Partner at solicitors Nabarro Nathanson.
He was previously a Non-Executive Director of AIM Listed electronics business Datong Plc and until 2012 was a Member of General Counsel for the FTSE 100 (GC100) Executive Committee.
Simon Hayes, Chairman of Peel Hunt, commented: “We are delighted to welcome Richard to the Peel Hunt Board. His extensive legal, risk and compliance experience, alongside his deep understanding of the regulatory environment and governance frameworks, will be of great value to the Board.”
Richard Brearley, Non-Executive Director at Peel Hunt, added: “Having followed Peel Hunt’s progress for many years, I have been extremely impressed by both the strong team and corporate culture they have in place, as well as their consistent growth and reputation as one of the UK’s leading investment banks. With major regulatory changes on the horizon, impacting both our industry and the corporates we serve, I look forward to working with the Board to ensure Peel Hunt continues to deliver best in class compliance and governance processes as the business grows.”
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traded of LSE volumes (in 2019)
1ST in Research
1ST Mid & Smallcap Broker (as voted by corporates)
As a business, we specialise in Investment Banking Advisory and Capital Markets Services, Research, Sales and Trading. As a partnership, it is the way we run our business that sets us apart.
Our partnership structure best aligns our interests with those of our clients and stakeholders. We only engage with clients as a house – investment banking, sales and research must all agree. This leads to long-term successful client relationships. We call this approach being “joined-up”.
Unlike all others, we combine the capabilities of Investment Banking Advisory and Capital Markets Services, Research and Sales with a powerful Trading platform. This allows us to provide significant liquidity to investors, better insights to our Corporate clients and stability to our business.